This position is responsible for movement of semi-trailers to warehouse spec. building juice plant and Ice Cream Plant as needed to unload or load raw materials packaging or finished product.
Unloads ingredients or supplies from trucks at receiving docks or warehouse using a forklift and stacking material and supplies in a proper manner.
Maintains inventory of all supplies received and notifies supervisor of need to reorder materials and supplies for placement in inventory.
Supplies all packaging and supplies to plants as requested to ensure that filling line continues in an uninterrupted manner and rotates material in warehouse using FIFO method utilizing SAP system.
Consistently moves product by batch codes quantity and product numbers for plants using SAP system and RF equipment.
Stores and retrieves product in a FIFO manner using computer.
May operate company vehicles to deliver products or pick up supplies as directed from all warehouses in and out of town.
Performs light maintenance on company forklift and trucks such as gas oil tires and batteries; including daily equipment checklist on forklift and company semi.
Performs cleaning duties on vehicles (trucks trailers and forklifts) and ensures that they are properly serviced as required.
Other duties as assigned.
Responsible to conduct themselves and ensure subordinates (if applicable) conduct themselves in a manner consistent with company mission values code of ethics policies and other standards of conduct.
Education: High School degree or equivalent.
Years of Related Experience: 0-1 year of related experience.
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Must have basic computer skills; Must have a forklift operator#39;s license and valid Class A motor vehicle license or willing to get a Class A Driver#39;s license within timeframe established by management; Ability to operate single and tandem axle trucks forklift and pallet mover (single and double); Ability to operate a battery charger pallet wrapper computer fax machine telephone system plastic wrap and baler; Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions; Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations; Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions short correspondence and memos; Take and pass all CDL physicals and take and pass a drug and alcohol test including random testing. Will comply with all general safety policies and procedures in accordance with Company Local State and Federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) rules and regulations.
The incumbent must meet the Federal Department of Transportation eligibility requirements including appropriate driver#39;s license and corresponding medical certification as a condition of employment for this position.
The employing subsidiaries of The Schwan Food Company are Equal Employment Opportunity Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, age, race, color, religion, gender, vet status, national origin or other protected class.