Company: Standlee Premium Western Forage
Posted on: May 14, 2022
The Forklift/Loader Operator is responsible for operating a
forklift to move, locate, relocate, stack and count merchandise.
The operator is accountable for the safe and efficient operation of
the vehicle. This position profile identifies the key
responsibilities and expectations for performance. It cannot
encompass all specific job tasks that an employee may be required
to perform, employee are required to follow any other job related
instructions and perform job-related duties as may be reasonably
assigned by his/her supervisor.
Key Performance Areas (Essential Functions of the Position)
- Unload inbound and outbound shipments safely and move product to
storage locations. Efficiently stack and store the merchandise in
the appropriate areas.
- Ensure inbound and outbound shipments are accurate and free of
damage. Report quality variances.
- Pull and prepare product for shipment, ensuring that the exact
number and type of product is loaded and shipped. Perform picking
duties in an efficient manner that meets customer service
- Efficiently move product from staging and/or storage areas into
rail cars or trailers.
- Load, unload, move, stack and stage product and materials using
forklift, loader or other power equipment. Use radio frequency
equipment for picking, receiving, put away, and load functions, as
required. Maintain the facility's equipment and materials in a
neat, clean, and orderly fashion. On a daily basis, inspect and
perform minor maintenance on the forklift and other equipment.
Operate all equipment in a safe and efficient manger following
prescribed work methods.
- Keep appropriate records and reports to guarantee that tight
inventory control and security are maintained.
- Maintain a clean, neat, and orderly work area. Assist in
maintaining the security of the warehouse. Conduct operations in a
manner that promotes safety. Comply with OSHA and MSDS
- Perform or assist in building, grounds, and equipment maintenance
Key Success Factors for Position
o Takes immediate reaction from directives given by supervisor.
o Asks questions and challenges old ideas.
o Works well within a team.
o Communicates effectively and assertively (both direct and
o Communicates clearly (both written and verbal), to all levels of
o Motivates others on the team.
o Able to meet expectations/production standards
o Continuous learning
o Independent thinking
o Time management
- High school diploma or equivalent. Previous manufacturing,
material handling, radio frequency equipment, forklift, and loader
operator experience preferred.
General Manufacturing Environment :
Work is regularly performed inside the plant and occasionally in
the surrounding grounds and facilities. Because of this, employees
are frequently exposed to adverse weather conditions including
extreme heat, cold, wind, rain and snow. Lighting varies based on
the season, weather and conditions in the plant. Employees
regularly work near moving mechanical parts, material handling
equipment and are exposed to ergonomic hazards, noise and dust.
Physical Requirements :
The physical requirements described here are representative of
those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the
essential functions of the job.
Work is fast paced and employees are expected to perform a variety
of tasks involving strenuous manual labor, therefore they must have
excellent stamina, be in good physical condition and capable of
handling objects up to 75 lbs in weight. Individuals must also have
good eyesight, hearing and better than average coordination in
order to keep up with production equipment. In addition to these
requirements employees are regularly required to sit or stand for
extended periods of time, reach, bend, climb, and walk about the
facility and production areas.
Each employee of Standlee Premium Western Forage has a
responsibility to know, to understand and to abide by Workplace
Professional Standards of Conduct. Professional Conduct includes
Customer Service, Courtesy, Ethics, Safety, Teamwork,
Responsibility, Accountability, confidentiality, and
No travel required.
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