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Forklift Operator

Forklift Operator

We’re a leader in the pet care industry, which means we’re not only ahead in volume, profit and market share, but our associates dare to Stand Taller. We innovate new products, impart new agilities into existing processes, constantly advance pet nutrition, and always pay it forward in the form of service for our communities and families. Are you up for the dare?

 

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Position Summary

We’re a “safety first” culture passionate about a zero defect and zero waste attitude. Your needs are our responsibility—job security, benefits, safety, and career growth. But, we leave it up to you to shape our future and your career aspirations.

As a Forklift Operator, you will perform a variety of tasks within our warehouse including loading trucks, unloading trucks, case picking product, and staging finished product being released from our packing area.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Stacking unit loads by UPC throughout the warehouse.
  • Understand and operate all computer-based warehouse transactions correctly.
  • Troubleshoot load integrity and handling issues. Repair damaged unit loads and follow the warehouse sanitation policy.
  • Load or unloading trailers and railcars while being aware of weight, size, UPC, location, and trailer type.
  • Replenish storage locations with unit loads from floor storage and pre-plan case pick to optimize product location, weight, and quantity.
  • Case pick product according to customer specifications, layering guidelines, product location, and product quantity.
  • Hand wrap, label, and pre-stage orders.
  • Operate warehouse sweeper and warehouse scrubber.
  • All other duties as assigned.
  • MUST BE OPEN TO ALL SHIFTS.


Basic Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent.
  • 6+ months experience operating a forklift or heavy machinery in a manufacturing, distribution, logistics, military, or related environment.

Requisition ID

171750 

It is our business imperative to remain a very inclusive workplace.

To our veterans and separated service members, you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestlé. The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role.  In addition, with our commitment to an inclusive work environment, we recognize the exceptional engagement and innovation displayed by individuals with disabilities.  Nestlé seeks such skilled and qualified individuals to share our mission where you’ll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestlé home.

The Nestlé Companies are an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer seeking diversity in qualified applicants for employment.  All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, gender, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, perceived disability, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other protected status, as defined by applicable law. Prior to the next step in the recruiting process, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require any special accommodations in order to participate fully in our recruitment experience. Contact us at accommodations@nestle.com or please dial 711 and provide this number to the operator: 1-800-321-6467.

 

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

 

We’re a leader in the pet care industry, which means we’re not only ahead in volume, profit and market share, but our associates dare to Stand Taller. We innovate new products, impart new agilities into existing processes, constantly advance pet nutrition, and always pay it forward in the form of service for our communities and families. Are you up for the dare?

 

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

 

Position Summary

We’re a “safety first” culture passionate about a zero defect and zero waste attitude. Your needs are our responsibility—job security, benefits, safety, and career growth. But, we leave it up to you to shape our future and your career aspirations.

As a Forklift Operator, you will perform a variety of tasks within our warehouse including loading trucks, unloading trucks, case picking product, and staging finished product being released from our packing area.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Stacking unit loads by UPC throughout the warehouse.
  • Understand and operate all computer-based warehouse transactions correctly.
  • Troubleshoot load integrity and handling issues. Repair damaged unit loads and follow the warehouse sanitation policy.
  • Load or unloading trailers and railcars while being aware of weight, size, UPC, location, and trailer type.
  • Replenish storage locations with unit loads from floor storage and pre-plan case pick to optimize product location, weight, and quantity.
  • Case pick product according to customer specifications, layering guidelines, product location, and product quantity.
  • Hand wrap, label, and pre-stage orders.
  • Operate warehouse sweeper and warehouse scrubber.
  • All other duties as assigned.
  • MUST BE OPEN TO ALL SHIFTS.


Basic Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent.
  • 6+ months experience operating a forklift or heavy machinery in a manufacturing, distribution, logistics, military, or related environment.

Requisition ID

171750 

It is our business imperative to remain a very inclusive workplace.

To our veterans and separated service members, you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestlé. The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role.  In addition, with our commitment to an inclusive work environment, we recognize the exceptional engagement and innovation displayed by individuals with disabilities.  Nestlé seeks such skilled and qualified individuals to share our mission where you’ll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestlé home.

The Nestlé Companies are an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer seeking diversity in qualified applicants for employment.  All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, gender, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, perceived disability, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other protected status, as defined by applicable law. Prior to the next step in the recruiting process, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require any special accommodations in order to participate fully in our recruitment experience. Contact us at accommodations@nestle.com or please dial 711 and provide this number to the operator: 1-800-321-6467.

 

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

 

Flagstaff, AZ, US, 86004-2501

Flagstaff, AZ, US, 86004-2501

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