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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

Qualifications/Requirements:


• 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 gurnee@staffingnetwork.com. 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 www.staffingnetwork.com under Job Seekers.

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