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Fork Lift Operator - 2nd Shift

Company: General Stamping & Metalworks
Location: South Bend
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Job Description:

*What We Do*General Stamping & Metalworks is a leading supplier of stampings and assemblies to the North American solar power industry, which is forecasting another decade of double-digit growth. In addition, we are a key supplier to market leaders in a diverse set of industries including outdoor power equipment, agricultural and construction equipment, recreational vehicles and industrial trucks.GSM has been in business since 1922, and we realize that our employees spend a large portion of their lives working; therefore, we have invested in the finest facility and grounds in the fabricating industry. We also invest in state-of-the-art equipment, technology, and in our greatest resource, our employees.*What Makes Us Different*GSM is proud of our diverse, welcoming workforce, and we make every effort and investment to ensure their success and provide a path to build better lives. We offer:* Excellent wages - - $2/hour shift premium for 2nd shift* Tuition reimbursement program* Cafeteria* Fully equipped fitness center* Locker rooms with showers* Air-conditioned welding department* Employee wellness initiatives (on-site flu vaccination, wellness care, and EAP resources)* Comprehensive health, dental, vision, life, and disability benefits* 401(K), holiday pay, and vacation accrual that starts on the date of hire* Advancement opportunities only a growing company can provide*General Description*The Fork Lift Operator is charged with the responsibility to ensure product is in the right place at the right time in the right quantity for internal and external customers.*Organizational Relationships and Authority*The Fork Lift Operator reports directly to the supervisor and is a part of the Logistics Team. There are no direct reports to this position.*Key Responsibilities*The Fork Lift Operator will expertly operate material handling equipment.Other responsibilities specific to this position include:* Operating sit down and stand up forklifts and pickers* Operating overhead cranes, jib and walk behind lifting devices* Moving yard trailers with a yard truck* Delivering to inventory locations in the warehouse.* Receiving outside process items, MRO, miscellaneous goods and products* Delivering MRO (maintenance, repair and operations), packaging and supplies to designated areas and/or departments* Specialty packaging of products after production when necessary* Operate scanning devices* Picking, moving and labeling product for shipment* Inspect equipment as required* Housekeeping and organizing of indoor and outdoor dock areas, shipping yard and storage areas*Qualifications and Competencies** Attain and keep a forklift operator license* Maintain an optimistic and supportive attitude* Demonstrate accuracy and 10-Key speed* Valid state driver's license is preferred with "For Hire" license, Class A or B or CDLThe individual will also maintain competency with the following programs and equipment:* Laptop or desktop computerWhile performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to meet the following physical demands:* Able to speak clearly and understandably, with a pleasant tone of voice and manner* Ability to hear within a range that enables normal telephone communication* Able to see a computer screen within reasonable reading distance without strain* Able to type at a keyboard without bodily or psychological discomfort most of the working day* Ability to ambulate around the office environment and manufacturing floor comfortably in order to fulfill tasks required in various offices and departments* Able to drive a forklift as well as other company vehicles, both on and off premise* Able to work extended shifts on occasion* Able to lift 45 pounds independently* Bending at waist and neck* Working at shoulder height and occasionally above when using scanning equipment*$2/hour shift premium*_Apply here now!_*Job Type: Full-timePay: $16.87 - $21.42 per hour

Keywords: General Stamping & Metalworks, South Bend , Fork Lift Operator - 2nd Shift, Other , South Bend, Indiana

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