Forklift Operator

Brownstown Charter Twp, MI, USA Req #507
Wednesday, September 6, 2023
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Modular Automotive Systems
17800 Dix Toledo Rd
Brownstown TWP, MI 48193

Shift: 5:45AM - 2:30PM Monday - Friday (Some Overtime and Saturdays May be Required)

Job Description

Operates powered industrial trucks to load/unload materials and deliveries. Move them to/from storage areas, machines and loading docks, into trucks or storage facilities. 
Forklift Operators work on a rotation of Stand Up and Sit Down Hilos, as well as cherry pickers and stock chasers.

Job Responsibilities:

· Safe and efficient operation of all power operated equipment that requires certification

· Safe and efficient movement of product; including loading and unloading trucks

· Accurately pick and pack items for shipment with a forklift

· Work with inventory control on correct product placement

· Complete required paperwork and project time-tracking documentation

· Maintain warehouse order to ensure pallet locations are kept available for incoming items

· Ensure all items not required short term are restocked according to established procedure

· Assist with contacting freight couriers to schedule pick-ups and deliveries

· Assist in cycle counting and periodic inventories

· Assist team members in meeting and exceeding customer expectations

· Update supervisor and team lead on issues or concerns

· Participate in process improvement by communicating to supervisor and/or team lead

· Maintain a clean, organized and safe work area

· Support and maintain corporate quality, health and safety standards, processes, policies, practices and work instructions (ISO standards where applicable)

· All other duties assigned

Job Requirements:

· High school diploma/GED equivalent

· One to three years of previous HILO experience

· Must be able to read and understand written and verbal instructions in English

· Ability to pay attention to detail to ensure accuracy

· Ability to life/move up to 35 pounds solo and greater weights in a team-life environment

· Valid driver’s license

· Must be comfortable with heights 

· Lifting, carrying, bending, stretching, and standing for long periods of time

· Employees in all warehouse positions must be able to immediately perceive auditory warning signals such as bells, alarms, and horns that are used to warn employees of the start-up, movement, or approach of equipment (including forklifts, turrets, overhead cranes, conveyors, trucks, and other equipment operated inside or outside the warehouse), mechanical abnormalities, and similar risk situations during warehouse operations

Crown Staffing provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Other details

  • Job Family IND
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $17.50
Location on Google Maps
  • Brownstown Charter Twp, MI, USA