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Posted February 18th

Forklift Driver (Consumer Pack/Premix)

Atwater, California

Employer

Dole Packaged Foods

Industry

Production and Manufacturing

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Posted February 18th

Forklift Driver (Consumer Pack/Premix)

Atwater, California

Function

Production

Experience

Other

Type

Full Time

Overview

Night Shift - Forklift driver and related duties

Responsibilities

  • Responsible to comply with all Quality and Food Safety Management standards and/or systems to ensure continual improvement and effectiveness of the Food Safety Management System.
  • Follow all GMP's (good manufacturing practices) and HACCP (hazard analysis critical control points) set for by the company.
  • Will drive in Consumer Pack lines and Premix area as required.
  • Maintain high quality and production standards.
  • Notify supervisor immediately of any mechanical or material issues/quality issues so appropriate corrective action is taken.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area.
  • Occasionally hand stretch wrap pallets
  • Work closely with Packaging Control personnel
  • Familiarize oneself with various staging and drop areas in the Consumer Pack/Premix area.
  • Pick up pallet loads of cased goods, raw product or other supplies.
  • Follow company policies
  • Follow safety procedures
  • Other duties that are reasonably associated with the above essential functions of the job.
  • Will work in Production (Bracket IX or X depending on employment status) according to seniority number, at that pay rate, when not scheduled in specialty job.


Qualifications

  • 2 years stacking experience in a Food Manufacturing Environment required
  • Must be able to pass a standard Forklift evaluation driving test
  • Must be willing to work weekends and overtime as needed
  • Must be very safety conscious
  • Reliable attendance is an essential function of the job

Physical Requirements:
  • Must be able to climb stairs
  • Must be able to lift 60 pounds
  • Must be able to work in industrial plant environment/freezers in order to stage and pull product.
  • Requires climbing, standing, stooping, twisting, lifting, and other physical movements to perform job


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.
Location
Atwater, California