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Forklift Operator in West Chicago, IL at OSI Group

Date Posted: 2/2/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Operate a material handling vehicle while being responsible for all aspects of unloading incoming raw product and loading outgoing finished product, including proper inventory control.

Job Requirements


  • Load finished product onto trailers; using the oldest product first based on date stamps

  • Unload raw materials from trailers

  • Reconcile shipments; loaded/unloaded weight minus tare weights

  • Inspect incoming raw product

  • Monitor temperature of each incoming load using temperature probes

  • Clean the dock area by sweeping and mopping as necessary

  • Clean and sanitize selected trailers

  • Calibrate the floor scale

  • Calibrate the temperatures probes

  • Maintain the forklift battery; recharge; report all damaged or malfunctioning equipment to Supervisor

  • Inspect outgoing trailers for proper temperature prior to departure

  • Operate spotting tractor to move selected trailers around the yard

  • Notify Quality Assurance of new raw product arrival

  • Perform inventory count of freezer and cooler

  • Receive and distribute UPS shipments

  • Keep work area clean

  • Lift a minimum of 60 lbs.

  • Perform related duties as assigned