Production Material Handler Job in Eagle Bridge, NY

JOB TITLE: Production Material Handler (Forklift Operator)

POSITION SUMMARY:

This position is accountable for ensuring the delivery of all raw materials to specified areas on the production floor, while operating a forklift.  This position will rotate to all operational areas within the process as business needs dictate. The ability to manage a fast-paced environment where quality, safety and productivity are key competencies is required. This role is a safety sensitive position and is subject to an increased frequency of random drug testing and stricter safety requirements. Morcon is a team-oriented environment where respect and reliability is mandatory.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • 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

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 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

WORKING CONDITIONS:

  • 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:

  1. Download our job application. 
  2. Fill out the application and save it to your computer.
  3. Upload the completed application along with your resume using the form below.

Apply Online Now

  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, rtf.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, rtf.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.