R.A. Wylan & Co. Inc.,
Career Center

material Handler - Forklift

Location: lapeer, MI
Job Type: Contract
Date: 5/21/2018
Job ID: 02588876
Job Description
Deliver and retrieve parts and materials as required.
                                               
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
 
1.   Adheres to all company policies and procedures paying special attention to safety.
 
2.   Maintain clean, orderly and safe work area at all times.
 
3.   Performs other related duties as assigned.
 
4.   Safety glasses are required with side shields whenever on shop floor.
 
      5.   Wear personal protective equipment in accordance with regulations.
     
      6.   Must know and understand how to perform a pre-shift equipment inspection/log.
 
      7.   Must pass written and hands on test prior to receiving his/her forklift license.
 
      8.   Must understand the proper way of securing material to pallets prior to loading for transportation                                                                            
     {banding or shrink wrap}.
 
9.  Have the ability to move pallets with/without parts from point “A” to point “B” safely.
 
10. Use the “Vantage” system to assist in part destinations or next operations.
 
11. Stack pallets, parts or bins onto storage racks safely.
 
12. Authorization to operate any fork truck with a 5,000 lbs. lifting capacity.
     {Not to exceed 5,000 lbs. until operator endorsed as Level III Operator}
 
13. Maintain equipment and ensure it is cleaned regularly.
 
14. Operator must be able to perform all Level l Operator functions.
 
15. Ability to load/unload all Vans or Flatbed trailers not to exceed 10,000 lbs.
 
16. Ability to communicate with all incoming or outgoing truck drivers.
 
17. Warehouse knowledge, understanding of basic warehousing and utilization of minimal floor space.
 
 
18. Loading/unloading of plates or tubing not to exceed 12 ft. in length or 10,000 lbs.
 
19. Authorization to operate any fork lifts with a 10,000 lbs. lifting capacity {not to exceed 10,000 lbs. until    operator is endorsed as a Level lll Operator}.
 
*The above is intended to describe the general content of and the requirements for the performance of this position.  It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements.
 
MANAGERIAL / SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITES:
N/A
 
QUALIFICATIONS/SKILLS:
 
  1. Time Management
  2. Oral and Written Communication Skills
  3. Reading Skills
  4. Math and Mechanical Aptitude
  5. Visual Acuity
 
KEY BEHAVIORAL TRAITS FOR SUCCESS:
TBD
 
WORK ENVIRONMENT/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Shop
 
*While working in this environment, the employee will be exposed to machinery, moving equipment and material, moderate noise, airborne particles, fumes and various levels of temperature created by the manufacturing process.
 
Sitting               5-10 Hrs            Standing           2.5-5.5 Hrs        Climbing           .25-2.5 Hrs
Squat/Crawl      .25-2.5 Hrs        Lifting 0/100 lbs   .25-2.5 Lbs        Walking                        2.5-5.5 Hrs
Driving              5.5-10 Hrs         Reach Above    .25-2.5 Hrs        Bend/Stoop      .25-2.5 Hrs
Grasping           .25-2.5 Hrs        Push/Pull          .25-2.5 Hrs
 
 
TRAINING REQUIREMENTS:
TBD
 
EDUCATION & TRAINING:
High School Diploma or Equivalent – preferred. Must complete Hi Lo test and be licensed through
Company
 
EXPERIENCE:
Prior Hi Lo experience- preferred.
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