Forklift Operator

Plainfield, Indiana
Warehousing & Distribution (Transportation and Material Moving Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
Various Shifts Available
US$ 14.50 per hour
Ref. Number
Elizondo, McKenzie, Spherion
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Job Description

Electronic Recyclers International has immediate openings for Forklift Operators in Plainfield, IN!

$2/HR Surge Pay beginning December 1st through January 30th!

We are one of, if not, the largest and most successful electronics recycling companies in North America and are looking to add several top-notch members to the team. Our culture is one that is driven, supportive, open and have a unified goal to properly take care of the earth and customer.

Multiple Shifts to choose from! Pay is EVERY FRIDAY!

Shift B:M-W 7 am-7 pm/$14.50/hr ($16.50/HR with surge pay)
Shift D:Th-Sa 7 am-7 pm/$14.50/hr ($16.50/HR with surge pay)

Want to make a difference? Work for a company that recycles electronics instead of polluting land fills!

Job Summary:
The Forklift Operator will work with other key members of Operations to move materials around the facility.

- Load or unload materials onto or off pallets, skids, platforms, cars, or lifting devices.
- Identify objects, Actions, and Events that could hazardous in the warehouse.
- Transport materials between loading, processing, or storage area.
- Operate devices, like lift beams, swivel-hooks, hoists, or elevating platforms to load, unload, transport, or stack material
- Guide bales in and out from inside Baler
- Help prepare processed bales for shipment
- Maintain and pass operator certification test bi-annually
- Helps crew properly perform preventative maintenance on the Forklift.
- Examine Forklift parts for defects such as breakage and excessive wear.
- Maintain awareness of pedestrians and other vehicles and signal directions or warnings by using horn.
- Help clean, lubricate, and adjust parts on Forklift.
- As needed, teams-up with a partner to lift anything over 50lbs.
- Keeps area clean by sweeping 10 minutes before a break and before end of the shift.
- Ensures all required personal protective equipment (PPE) is worn and properly dresses for job duties.
- Notify EH&S of any safety concerns and violations, PPE defects or need for replacement of safety equipment.
- Works to achieve least amount of costs by properly maintaining assigned supplies, tools, or PPE.

Working hours: Various Shifts Available

Working hours: Various Shifts Available

- Work assigned schedule based on demands set forth by management.
- Works to ensure fixed assets are preserved within assigned area.
- Understands policy and program changes that are communicated.
- Informs management on issues including safety, security, employee relations, scheduling, training, etc. within assigned areas
- Participates in ongoing training and re-training of ERI procedures, policies, and plans.
- Develop and maintain constructive and cooperative working relations with personnel.
- Help Loss Prevention maintains security measures throughout the assigned areas related to sensitive information and theft.
- Completes assigned compliance-based checklist and reports issues to adhere to all certification standards and regulations
- Help ensure housekeeping around area to maintain safety and cleanliness
- Report any ideas for efficiency and continuous improvement to facility leadership.
- Adhere to all safety and compliance regulations and standards

No Degree Required

0-1 years

No Degree Required

0-1 years

- 2-4 years of relevant work experience preferred

Required Abilities, Knowledge, and Skills:
- Good reading and writing skills
- Good verbal and communication skills
- Ability to meet deadlines
- Ability to safely lift and carry 50 pounds: and to bend, stoop walk, reach overhead.
- Ability to push/p

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