Forklift Operator

Department: Logistics & Warehouse
Location: College Park, GA

Accountability Objectives:   

This position is generally responsible for the accurate picking, counting, labeling, & racking of product in a cold freezer environment. This position requires regular and repetitive lifting of up to 50 pounds and stacking product to a pallet of up to 6 feet.

         II.     Specific Accountabilities:  

  • Move goods from production areas to freezer/cooler by using forklift or power jacks.
  • Read work orders or receive oral instructions to determine work assignments & pick frozen goods to orders accurately.
  • Scan inventory into racks
  • Label all inventory
  • Keep work area clean & safe at all times
  • Must be able to stand for extended periods of time.
  • Complies with all Company and Federal Policies, Procedures and Regulations
  • Achieve departmental KPI’s
  • Job Description may change with or without prior notice

      III.     Qualifications:

  • Must be able to read, write and do basic math
  • Must be able to work under pressure and in a cold warehouse environment
  • Must be Forklift certified
  • High school diploma or GED (preferred)
  • Ability to work independently and as a team to carry out assignments to completion within parameters of instructions given and standard accepted practices
  • Must be in compliance with Schweid & Sons policies and GMP procedures
  • Ability to safely and successfully perform the essential job functions consistent with GMP, USDA, OSHA
  • Must maintain regular and punctual attendance as well as work overtime as needed
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time