Warehouse Forklift Driver (Hi Stack Req'd) June through October - Military veterans preferred

2020-06-20
Conagra Brands (www.conagra.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Oakdale
California
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.
POSITION SUMMARY: This position will require a self-directed, team oriented individual who takes pride and ownership in his/her work, and is willing to accept total responsibility for the performance on his/her shift. This individual must possess forklift high stack experience loading and unloading finished goods. Must be able to demonstrate their ability to produce quality product at levels that will allow the plant to meet or exceed its goals and objectives.
WORK ENVIRONMENT:
Some positions will require working in very hot and humid conditions both inside and outside of facility when working in warehouse environment and will require wearing protective PPE (Protective Equipment),
Most positions are located in areas with loud noise and will require the employee to wear protective ear plugs.
Must be able to work any shift.
Must be willing to work weekends and overtime as required.
COMPETENCIES:
To perform these jobs successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
Oral Communication - Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; responds well to questions.
Teamwork - Contributes to building a positive team spirit; puts success of team above own interests; supports everyone's efforts to succeed; generates ideas and suggestions that improve the team’s performance, the efficiency of the process or the quality of the products
Ethics - Treats people from own and other cultures with respect; works with honesty and integrity; upholds organizational values.
Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to management direction; commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals; is consistently at work and on time.
Flexibility and adaptability – Must be able to deal with sudden changes in scheduling; working long hours as necessary; filling in on other positions to help out when needed
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
High school diploma or GED preferred
Food industry experience preferred
Computer controls (screens, keyboard) skills
Math and record keeping skills
Must possess a solid mechanical aptitude combined with technical training and/or the equivalent in manufacturing experience (preferably in food manufacturing).
Demonstrate creative troubleshooting and problem solving skills.
Candidates must be able to communicate effectively in English, both written and verbal
Candidate must be 18 years of age or older
Must be able to work any shift
Must have high stacking experience
Must be willing to work weekends and overtime as required
Requirements of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
These include:
Occasional Standing, walking, and lifting
Frequent Bending, Stooping, Squatting, Pushing and Pulling
Occasional Ladder climbing
Periodic lifting of up to 50lbs
Primary Duties
Select stock in accordance with shipping documents and deliver to proper location.
Stack pallets of goods, unstack, load, unload railcars.
Double stack of finished goods to location in warehouse.
Elevate ,load, and deposit on top stack (4 to 5 high) both inside and out.
Secondary Duties
May operate any special equipment itemized in job description for “Lift Truck Operator – Special Equipment”
Other duties as assigned
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.