Oldcastle Lawn and Garden
Job Requisition ID: 22153
Job Type: Equipment Operator
Work Time: Seasonal
State: Illinois (US-IL)
Postal/Zip Code: 62206
Do you have a passion for operating a forklift?
As an Oldcastle Forklift Operator you will operate a 5,000 lb. forklift both inside and outside, in a manufacturing setting, while adhering to safety policies and procedures. Have fun at work while being safe.
This position requires operating a forklift in a rugged 50+ acre outdoor, paved and unpaved environment. The successful candidate must be able to work in a fast-paced, covered and uncovered manufacturing facility. Specific job tasks include:
Operate stretch wrap machines, film roll up-enders, and extended boom arm forklift equipment
Organize product on the yard according to inventory procedures
Safely load product onto and unload product from flat beds and box trailers
Validate packing slips, ship tickets, and other delivery documentation by auditing, recording and interpreting shipping documentation, weights & measures, labels and production schedules
2 years’ experience operating 5,000 lb forklift in an outdoor yard environment
High school diploma or GED, or equivalent combination of education, training and experience
Ability to perform routine inspection, fueling & preventive maintenance duties (lubrication, cleaning, battery change)
Ability to read and write in English
Math, communication, and comprehension skills to interface with transportation, dispatch, & direct trailer hitch operations
Ability to successfully pass internal Forklift Certification Training and demonstrate safety procedures.
Able to perform job tasks in sometimes dusty, hot and/or cold working conditions
Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.
One of our employees says it best…
The great thing about Oldcastle is there never seems to be a shortage of opportunities." – Anass
Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please take 10 minutes to complete your on-line profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!
Oldcastle Lawn and Garden is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer
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Oldcastle is the largest manufacturer of building products and materials in North America with more than 1500 locations and 35,000...