Checker Operator 1st shift - Military veterans preferred

2020-09-04
Conagra Brands (www.conagra.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Jackson
Tennessee
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.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Individuals must be capable of performing all of the following job duties as required.
Proper inspection and operation of all industrial trucks utilized in the distribution center to include:
Stand-up forklift
Sit-down forklift
Clamp
Certified OSHA Forklift License
Proper inspection and operation of the crane, storage and retrieval of all finished goods in the high rise freezer.
Proper inspection and operation of all equipment utilized in the unloading, storage and transport of flour. Some of this equipment includes:
Railcars
Semi-Trailers
Railcar Mover
Pressurized Pipelines
Flour Sifter
Proper inspection and operation of palletizer and all overhead conveyors utilized in the transport of finished goods from production to the distribution center.
Accurate selection, storage and unloading of all finished goods and raw materials.
Must know all product codes, pallet configurations and storage locations.
Proficient operation of all RF and bar coding equipment.
Proficient operations and understanding the Warehouse Management System.
General housekeeping in freezers 1, 2, & 3 and warehouse #4, exterior loading docks and the north/south docks.
Qualifications:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.
Education and / or Experience:
High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED).
Physical Demands:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; sit; use hands to fingers; handle; feel; reach with hands and arms; climb; balance; stoop; kneel; crouch; or crawl; talk and hear. The employee frequently is required to walk. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, and ability to adjust focus. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Work Environment:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, moving mechanical parts and high, precarious places; outside weather conditions and extreme cold. Also; employee is exposed to temperatures ranging from + 45° (degrees) at the dock area and – 18º (degrees) in the freezer. The noise level in this work environment is usually moderate to loud.
Candidate Selection:
Successful candidates will be chosen according to skills, knowledge, and ability in the following categories:
leadership skills and experience
responsibility/ownership of results
teamwork
technical/mechanical skills and experience
conflict management
problem solving/continuous improvement
ability to learn/develop new skills
initiative/contribution potential/flexibility
presentation skills
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.