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Forklift Operator-3rd Shift

Carter Express Anderson, IN
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

JOB TITLE: Materials Forklift Operator

DEPARTMENT: Crossdock Operations

STATUS: Full-Time

REPORTS TO: Team-Lead

LOCATION: Anderson, IN

REQUIRED TRAVEL: None

JOB SUMMARY:

As a team member in Cross dock Operations, you will be a part of Carter Express’ competitive and lively work environment. Forklift Operators are the center of supply chain cross docking in the Carter Network and play a vital role in the manufacturing of popular brands of vehicles seen on the road today. Forklift Operation requires attention to detail, ability to perform in a high-energy, fast-paced environment. Attention to safety and 5S standards are trained and required. Necessary processes to complete job are trained.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. Operate powered forklift for multiple hours

2. Work Monday-Friday (11pm-7am)

3. Unload freight from 53’ trailers

4. Verify freight using freight verification system

5. Stack and load freight with minimal spills

6. Ability to convey freight to appropriate floor space

7. Follow schedule and stay on time

EXPERIENCE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS:

1. High school diploma or equivalent experience

2. Computer skills, reading comprehension and basic math skills required

3. Prior experience in logistics/transportation industry is preferred

4. Must be a self-driven, positive individual

5. Willingness to learn and follow direction

6. Strong oral and written communication skills is required

7. Maintain clean and safe working environment

8. Working knowledge in Kaizen, Six Sigma and 5S concepts is plus

Carter Express

Since being founded in 1983, Carter Express has been delivering world-class customer service. Our objective is to supply transportation services to our customers in an efficient, economical, and timely manner- and to accomplish this while being a great place to work. Behind our success is a support of over 1,100 great associates. From our drivers and dock workers to our customer service, management, and office personnel, Carter Express is built on nothing less than a team of dedicated professionals who care about the safe transportation of our customers products. We are committed to adding staff that has exceptional work ethic and the desire to learn and to satisfy the customer.

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Anderson, IN
Anderson, IN
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