Job Title: Forklift Driver & Material Handler
Location: 879 State Route 22 , Cambridge, NY, 12816
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Supervision: Reports to the Shift Leader

Forklift Driver Job Summary:

The forklift driver position is accountable for ensuring the delivery of all raw materials to specified areas on the production floor, while operating a forklift. The forklift driver position is for our Cambridge, NY location.

Forklift Driver Job Benefits:

Morcon Tissue is an equal opportunity employer that offers a competitive compensation and benefits package for employees, including:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision Coverage
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • 401k Match
  • Paid Holidays
  • Vacation Time
  • 8-hour shifts with paid breaks and lunches

Advanced Opportunities:

In addition to our excellent benefits, Morcon offers a thriving work culture that encourages employee satisfaction and success. There are plenty of opportunities for advancement within our organization if you meet the above qualifications and have the desire to learn and achieve great things for yourself and Morcon Tissue.

Forklift Driver Job Responsibilities:

  • Adhere to all directions from Shift Leadership
  • Adhere to all Morcon safety policies and procedures
  • Adhere to all break schedules
  • Inspect forklift and complete inspection checklist on a daily basis
  • Stage paper rolls on the production floor in the appropriate area
  • Secure and deliver raw materials (paper, sleeves, cartons, pallets, etc.) to specified areas on production floor for all assets
  • Organize, wrap, and transfer unused raw material from production floor into inventory when a product changeover occurs
  • Pick up waste from newly open pallets and dispose in proper containers
  • Pick up finished product pallets from production floor
  • Wrap all finished product pallets
  • Transfer all finished product pallets to warehouse
  • Complete product transfer forms and submit at end of each shift
  • Maintain the raw material warehouse and inventory area in an organized, clean, and safe manner
  • Assist with stacking finished cases on pallets, when needed
  • Assist with changing paper rolls on machines, when needed
  • Assist with forklift when paper roll needs to be loaded on machine’s back stand
  • Performs other duties as required, including, but not limited to, Material Handling responsibilities
  • Flexible to work overtime hours when needed

Working/Environmental Conditions:

  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Must be safety focused
  • Must be energetic with a positive attitude
  • Must have strong attention to detail
  • Must be highly motivated with the ability to work independently or as a team
  • Must be dependable and have reliable transportation
  • Must have current or previous forklift certification
  • Available to work any shift
  • Ability to communicate effectively in a diverse work environment
  • High school diploma or GED is preferred
  • Mechanical aptitude is preferred
  • Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs
  • Must be able to stand, walk, push, pull, twist and bend regularly to complete job tasks
  • Must be able to work in a non-climate controlled environment

How to Apply:

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