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Forklift - general in Gurnee, IL at Staffing Network / QPA

Date Posted: 7/28/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Forklift / Shipping Warehouse Associate

Our client is a well-known food manufacturing company located in Gurnee. They are looking for Forklift / Shipping Warehouse Associates to join their team!

1st shift

Pay: $14.00

Time: 5:30am - 5:30pm OT Saturdays

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Scan product in and out of locations

• Safe operation of a forklift truck in the movement and storage of product

• Unload/load freight from trucks; weigh and label products by hand and by using a forklift

• Communicate with Management, Production, & Quality Assurance about any discrepancies in product inventory and/or product quality

• Maintain an organized and safe work environment

• Store received product properly for rotation purposes and inventory accuracy

• Maintain clean and safe work area

• Prepare product for shipping (boxes or pallets) and process packages through UPS or FedEx

• Inform Shipping and/or Production management about product that needs to be repacked

• Inspect equipment used daily and reports as needed

• Perform other duties as assigned


• Minimum 1 year of Forklift (Reach, Sit-down, Stand-up) experience, required

• Bilingual English/Spanish a plus

• High School diploma or GED preferred

• Must have working knowledge of general warehouse operations, Shipping and/or food industry experience a plus

• Must be flexible with hours, possibility for OT

• Ability to lift up to 55lbs (anything over 55 lbs., team lift)

• Must follow all WLF GMP’s and work consistently with all food safety, quality and sanitation requirements Skills/Abilities

• Must have computer skills

• Ability to read and write English

• Must be able to add, subtract, multiply, divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals

• Understand the basics of scale operations, weights, and measurements

• Ability to prioritize and learn quickly

• Good verbal and written communication

If you are interested in this position, please email your resume today to For more information please call 847-596-7677. You may apply in person at:

Staffing Network

1300 Skokie Hwy.

Suite 103B

Gurnee, IL 60031

You can apply online at under Job Seekers.

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