Forklift Operator Recycling Center***

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Warehousing/Logistics



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POSITION SUMMARY: The Forklift Operator is responsible for the safe operation of the forklift. For the purpose of stacking material, loading of trailers, and emptying full containers throughout the facility in an efficient and safe manner.

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform pre- and post-operation inspection of the equipment in accordance with Company policy to ensure windows, lights, mirrors are clean, and equipment is in proper operating condition.
  • Reports to shift supervisor for daily work assignments.
  • Responsible for loading of trailers safely and efficiently.
  • Responsible for organizing material in the warehouse.
  • Coordinates with supervisor to empty full containers and trash bins throughout the day in and around the facility.
  • Continuously monitor the condition of the equipment to ensure it is operationally ready at all times to minimize down time.
  • Follow all required safety policies and procedures.


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must complete and pass OSHA's requirements for forklift certification (powered industrial truck) training as set forth in 29 CFR 1910.178.
  • Good customer services skills to meet and exceed customer expectations; acts in a professional, courteous and cooperative manner toward customers and co-workers; works with a sense of honesty and trustworthiness.
  • Good time management skills to ensure assigned responsibilities are completed in an efficient and safe manner.
  • Good follow through ability; ability to adhere to work schedule and follows through on challenges as they arise.
  • Ability to adhere to Company policies and rules set forth; promotes the Company?s safety standards; does not take inappropriate risks.
  • High School diploma or GED.
  • Minimum of 1 year of prior related experience in forklift operation.
  • Minimum 1 year of prior experience working at sites regulated by OSHA.



Republic Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

The statements used herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by an employee in this position, and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required by an incumbent so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.


Company Description:

Republic Services, Inc. is an industry leader in U.S. recycling and waste services. Through its subsidiaries, Republics collection companies, transfer stations, recycling centers and landfills focus on providing reliable environmental services and solutions for 14 million commercial, industrial, municipal and residential customers.



Each day, Republic empowers more than 31,000 exceptional employees to do their best work. The Company takes pride in the commitment to the safety of employees and communities; customer engagement; environmental stewardship and sustainable practices; community involvement, and innovation in all aspects of its business operations. Republic strives to be an employer of choice for top talent and works to create and maintain an environment that attracts, develops and retains people who are aligned to serve customers and preserve the planet.



Associated topics: ayudante de almacen y reparto, ayudante de produccion, coordinator, dock, intern, logistics, operator warehouse, picker, servicer, warehouse engineer

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