Elkin Forklift Operator
Elkin, NC 
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Job Description

Vitro Automotive Glass is looking for several Forklift Operators, as our business continues to grow we are looking to add several new team players to become integrated members of our dynamic team. Our team members are key to our success along with safety, quality, and productivity. We strive to improve every day and we need your help to do so. If this sounds like what you are looking for in a career then we would like to hear from you.

Openings:

Days: 6:45am - 6:45pm
Nights: 6:45pm- 7:00am

BONUS Opportunity: MONTHLY BONUS up to $500 per month now being offered. Contacts us for more details. On-going productivity bonus program in place. Quarterly payouts if criteria for the program is met.

Growth Opportunities:

We encourage our employees to take ownership of each job they do. As a forklift driver, there are opportunities to learn new skills, express interest in other jobs or promotional opportunities, and opportunities to lead in a variety of areas of the production floor. We strive to promote from within as much as possible to allow our employees to grow their knowledge and experience.

Benefits:

We offer several different benefit plans, including Medical, Prescription Drug, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Disability, 401K, paid holidays, and paid vacation to all of our full time employees.

What we are looking for:

We are looking for experienced forklift drivers. Our drivers are critical to the success of our production lines and shipping & receiving department. It is a fast paced high volume position. The drivers must have a safety-first mindset. They must look out for our employees and our assets. The drivers are responsible for servicing the production lines and do so timely with a sense of responsibility and organization.

The work typically involves:

  • Inspects packing materials
  • Transports material to-and-from production lines
  • Stores re-work glass
  • Assembles steel racks and builds wooden boxes dependent upon glass and patterns to be shipped
  • Ensures proper packaging and labeling of pallets
  • Places finished pallet on proper inventory storage base
  • Requires operation of Powered Industrial Truck in accordance with the Company's Powered Industrial Truck Operator program to include strict adherence to safe operating practices
  • Requires ability to interpret customer specifications for packing glass and box / pallet configurations

Requirements:

  • Must have High School Diploma / GED or at least one year of work experience
  • Must have 1-3 years experience operating a Powered Industrial Truck
  • Knowledge of glass handling techniques is a plus
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment is a plus

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
1+ years
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