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Forklift Operator
Ref No.: 18-04218
Location: Ringwood, Illinois

Shift/Hours: 40

The only shift that is available is a 7am-3pm and occasionally work at 3pm-7am M-F

Job Description: Fork Lift Operator - Complete Job Description and attach full job description:
  • Include daily responsibilities, safety requirements, tools/equipment utilized, projects, tasks, education discipline, licenses, certifications, specialized training, experience required and key deliverables in order of importance. Working from general procedures, policies and instructions, move material within a warehouse and production environment in a safe, accurate and in a timely manner.
  • Be able to identify potential hazards in the workplace and to take action to eliminate/minimize risks.
  • Comply with all site rules and safety requirements.
  • Comply with Logistics procedures.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment.
  • Inspect pallets prior stacking and un-stacking Apply banding/strapping and labeling according to specifications.
  • Perform daily forklift and Drexel inspections.
  • Obtain raw materials for production per transfer order request.
  • Remove trash, damaged pallets, and cardboard from production areas as needed.
  • Return unused raw materials back to RM Warehouse and identify partial quantities with count tags.
  • Track all material movements in SAP for inventory accuracy.
  • Band/strap drums/pails on pallet.
  • Separate bags and drums from pallet per transfer order request.
  • Communicate with production personnel via radio.
  • Re-label drums/pails/totes if needed. Operate Fork lift, Drexel, scrubber/sweeper drive in and walk behind equipment.
  • Perform floor building clean ups by using scrubber/sweeper equipment per the cleaning schedule.
  • Perform rounds on a daily basis and fill out the round sheet checklist.
  • Communicate with lead and Dow to provide proper storage requirement information.
  • Perform cycle counts as needed. Work with other drivers and production personnel to ensure team spirit and team functionality.

Other duties as requested by management.
  • Notify supervision of all injuries, illnesses, spills and other safety incidents immediately.
  • Production drivers will remain at work until relieved by next shift Production driver Able to work over time if needed. Successfully complete all required EH S Training.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • Certified forklift driver with a minimum of 6 months experience.
  • Experience on Drexel is preferred.
  • Ability to properly use computers.
  • Ability to follow all safety guidelines.
  • Ability to read English and perform basic math functions.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Meet all requirements of the pre-employment Fitness for Duty assessment.
  • Ability to be held accountable or answerable for one s conduct.
  • Ability to be internally inspired to perform a task to the best of one s ability using his or her own drive or initiative.
  • Ability to work successfully with a variety of people without making judgments.

  • Must pass company provided Forklift Certification written and driving test Please provide detailed safety requirements
  • Must be able to wear required protective clothing equipment including gloves, , flame resistant clothing, hard hat, steel-toed shoes, hearing protection and others by task.
  • Must be able to tolerate periodic hot, inside working conditions or cold outside conditions.
  • Have no known sensitivity or history of skin or respiratory allergies to dust, dirt, or chemicals to which there may be workplace exposure if an allergic reaction could create a safety or health hazard.
  • Must be able to wear hearing protection in designated areas Perform all work safely and injury-free.
  • Must actively participate in improving department and plant safety performance Ability to read, understand and adhere to all Dow procedures at all times