Forklift Operator - Military veterans preferred

Conagra Brands (


  full-time   employee

United States

Conagra Brands has the most energized, highest-impact culture in food. Our people persistently challenge and disrupt marketplace/business conventions and we are respected for our great brands, great food, great margins and consistent results. Conagra Brands, be part of building something BIG.
Open loading dock doors, set dock plate in place, inspect trailer, chock tires and prepare the area to receive raw ingredients from tractor/ trailers (up to 5-6 trailers per shift / 50-200 pallets per shift per driver).
Inspect and verify order with bill of lading and complete count as required.
Obtain Finished Product for Shipment
Perform daily safety check of the assigned Forklift / Hi-Lift / Power Jack (Tandem) accordance with company policy.
Transport full pallets of finished product from the staging area conveyor to blast freezer storage.
Enter warehouse location in RF unit / scanner as required.
Pull frozen finished product from blast freezer storage with a Forklift / Hi-Lift according to work orders and transport to freezer staging area.
Transport finished product from production line to auto-wrapper.
Transport wrapped pallets and place in to freezer storage.
Transport Finished Pallets Load Trailers
Select pallets of frozen finished goods (75-80 pallets per shift) from freezer according to work order, scan out of inventory, mark pallets and transport to loading dock staging area.
Transport pallets of finished product from loading dock staging and load trailers according to predetermined loading plan.
Occasionally manually knock down frost in freezers with broom and shovel off the floors as required.
Place trash in proper receptacles and clean containers as required.
Perform general housekeeping duties in work area, remove empty pallets and place trash in proper receptacles.
Keep work area clear and clean, breakdown boxes, place trash in proper receptacles and clean containers as required
Maintain Forklift
Change Battery- attach the power hoist to the battery and operate the controls to lift the battery out of the forklift.
Maneuver to charging station and set the battery in place, attach to charger.
Attach the power hoist to a fresh battery, maneuver and position the battery to the forklift, secure it, attach the cables and close the seat cover.
Check tires, gauges, and controls and make any adjustments, corrections or modifications to ensure that the equipment is ready for operations as needed.
Conagra Brands is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, pregnancy, leave status, disability, veteran status, genetic information and/or any other characteristic or status protected by national, federal, state or local law.