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Forklift Operator I

UFP Industries

Location: Moneta, Virginia
Type: Full-Time, Non-Remote
Posted on: July 5, 2024
Job Type: Full time
Join the UFP family, where victories are celebrated together! We have a proud history of sharing our profits with our dedicated team members. As a part of our production team, you’ll work in a collaborative environment that allows you to see your work transform into a finished product every day.Job SummaryForklift Operator I is responsible for the loading and unloading of material on trucks. Maintains correct paperwork and shipping and receiving records are required. Works under immediate supervision and relies on specific directions and instructions.Principle Duties and ResponsibilitiesLoads and unloads trucksMoves material and other products from storage to work areas and vice versa as required.Breaks packs to correct size and labels material before loading product on a truckProvides general preventive maintenance on equipment.Completes pre-shift startup equipment checklist and reports any problems or concerns.Maintains yard and ensures it is organized and clean.Completes paperwork as required.Empty trash and wood hoppers.Follows forklift rules and policies as described by Company policy.Participates in safety, CI, and other programs and meetings.Performs other duties as required.QualificationsMinimum 9th-grade basic education High school diploma GED preferred but not requiredPrefers 6 months to 1 year of experience driving a forklift or operating similar equipment.Working knowledge of basic math and inventory techniquesSuccessfully complete Forklift Driver licensing processMust be at least 18 years of ageThe Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.