The Warehouse Janitor is responsible for general warehouse cleanup on an on-going basis, as well as specific clean-up tasks as directed by a supervisor.
Position availalble on late Shift
Hours: 12pm - 8:30pm overtime as required
The individual must behave consistently with Platt’s Core Competencies and comply with all Platt Policies and Guidelines. Clean and remove cardboard, plastic, and garbage from warehouse isles. Crush and palletize cardboard and plastic as needed. Operate and re-fill cardboard and plastic crushers. Collect loose cardboard in the mezzanine into large plastic totes. Move large plastic totes to area near crusher and then return as needed. Empty full garbage cans into large outside garbage container as needed. Sweep, dust, and otherwise clean specific areas as directed. Keep warehouse cleaning rack area clean at all times. Remove any excess debris from charging area on continuous basis. Operate end control pallet trucks in performance of warehouse cleaning duties when required. Operate narrow-aisle stand-up rider lift trucks in performance of cleaning duties as required. Maintain a minimum standard for productivity as determined by current company policy. On a daily basis, inspect and perform minor maintenance on equipment. Report any damage to hardware, work machines, or the warehouse immediately to a supervisor. Conduct operations in a manner, which promotes safety. Comply with OSHA safety standards. Reliable and regular attendance required.
Other Duties and Responsibilities
Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Knowledge / Experience / Skills
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) is preferred but not required.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating & maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.
Ability to perform simple math such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
Certificates, Licenses, Registration
Training and certification on end control pallet trucks that conforms to OSHA safety training requirements. Training and certification on narrow-aisle stand-up rider lift trucks that conforms to OSHA safety training requirements. Training will be provided by the company as needed.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to perform successfully the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use their hands; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk and listen. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, and color vision, and the ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to airborne particles due to high levels of dust and dirt. The warehouse environment has no means of temperature control; therefore, the temperature is dependent upon weather conditions.
Platt - 2 years ago