Material Handler/Forklift Operator

Position Description:

The material handler/forklift operator is responsible for supplying materials and packaging to all production lines as needed. The employee must ensure operators occur at an efficient level of production and ensure the quality of the products meets customer requirements. The operator must also transfer material between departments and input information in the inventory system.

The Position is Responsible For:

  • Must ensure that all materials that are pulled meet the customer specifications and are prepared for production
  • Must enter information in the inventory system correctly and accurately as the material is returned to the warehouse
  • Report any material or packaging shortages to management
  • Help all production lines with the finished product and the packaging as set by the company’s quality program and the customer’s instructions
  • Must know and follow all safety rules
  • Must separate good and bad skids before taking them outside for recycling
  • Other miscellaneous tasks as assigned by management

Competency of Position Requirements:

  • Ability to understand written instructions and work orders in English
  • Must be able to perform material handling duties such as loading and unloading materials on machine
  • Must be familiar with the company’s products and be able to identify materials to know what is required for each job
  • Must maintain a clean and safe work area
  • Must follow all safety guidelines throughout the plant
  • Ability and willingness to be cross-trained and run multiple machines when needed
  • Must be reliable and on-time on a regular basis
  • Can operate machines without supervision
  • Inspect lifting equipment at the beginning and end of each shift
  • Ensure all materials are ready and available in time for each machine and job
  • Only deliver quality material to the machines and immediately report defects to management
  • Capable of reading all measuring devices required to complete job

To apply, please send your resume to JVogt@PaperandFilm.com. Please put the job title in the email subject line. For more career opportunities or to stay connected with us online, follow us on social media.

Location:

Fallsington, Pennsylvania

Industry:

  • Paper and Film Products
  • Flexible Packaging
  • Converting, Coating and Extrusion

Employment Type:

  • Full-Time

Seniority Level:

  • Associate Level

Job Qualifications:

  • Must have 3 to 5 years experience in a production setting
  • High School education or equivalent is required
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