MTC Logistics is seeking applicants for a High Reach Forklift Operator at their location in Mobile, Alabama. MTC Logistics is the one of the oldest and largest temperature controlled logistics companies on the East Coast.



HIGH REACH FORKLIFT OPERATOR

STARTING PAY: $18 PER HOUR

 ADDITIONAL $.50/HR FOR 2ND SHIFT


SUMMARY:

The High Reach Forklift Operator is responsible for operating a variety of material handling equipment including the High Reach Forklift Truck for the purpose of moving, locating, relocating, stacking, and counting merchandise in a cold and freezer environment.  The equipment utilized in these functions include pallet jacks, forklifts, slip-sheets, clamps, and High Reach Forklifts.  The operators are responsible for the safe and efficient use of these vehicles.  The Operators are also responsible for all functions of the operations including order selecting, putaway, loading, unloading, and sanitation. 


DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Completes daily forklift maintenance and pre-shift Inspection sheet.
  • Puts away palletized units by raising forks for placement into locations, both single and double deep, up to 7 levels high or 500 inches.
  • Picks palletized units from locations, both single and double deep, up to 7 levels high or 500” and stages for outbound shipment.
  • Records materials, weight, counts, condition of food items via RF system.
  • Loads and unloads materials on and off pallets, skids, or lifting devices.
  • Inventory product as needed.
  • Label, sort, stack, wrap and tie product as needed.
  • Recharges, maintains, and cleans batteries as needed while using appropriate PPE. 
  • Conducts operations in a manner which promotes safety. 
  • Maintain a clean personal work environment.
  • May perform other duties of Forklift Operator or Utility as needed.
  • May perform other duties may be assigned to fulfill MTC Logistics objectives.

REQUIREMENTS/SKILLS:

  • The employee must have proficient knowledge of English and math skills. 
  • A high school diploma or equivalent is required.
  • Must have one year of experience operating a stand-up forklift or reach truck.
  • Possess strong communication skills.
  • Demonstrate a solid teamwork mentality and be willing to collaborate as necessary to meet business demands.
  • Employee may be required to lift up to 50 lbs.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

The work environment is indoors.  The employee may be exposed to extreme cold as an extensive duration of time is spent in cold and/or freezer temperatures. There is moderate noise level in the warehouse with occasional to frequent honking of forklift horns for safety.  PPE and clothing for freezer environment may be necessary.



WORK HOURS:

The work hours for this shift are Mon-Fri 5PM-2AM, OT is required, and you may be required to work occasional Saturdays.


BENEFITS:

MTC Logistics offers a competitive benefits package including health, vision, dental, 401K, and more.


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