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Forklift Operator - Plover Appetizers

Company: McCain Foods
Location: Plover
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:

Position Title:Forklift Operator - Plover AppetizersPosition Type: Regular - Full-Time Requisition ID: 21598 Position Title: Forklift Operator - Day ShiftPosition Type: Warehouse / Manufacturing/ Food ProductionPosition Location: Plover AppetizersAbout McCain:McCain Foods is proud to be a family and values-driven company. Our values are integral to our culture, helping to shape how we operate, how we work together and the choices we make. They are a big part of what makes us unique. McCain Foods opened their first production facility in their hometown of Florenceville, New Brunswick, Canada. McCain Foods quickly established itself within the Canadian marketplace and then began a journey to become the world's largest manufacturer of frozen French fries and potato specialties.McCain products can be found in thousands of restaurants and supermarket freezers around the world. In addition to fries, McCain also produces other foods, including appetizers, oven meals, vegetables and juice for both the retail and foodservice industries.Why You Should Join Our Team:McCain offers full benefits including health, vision, and dental insurance. In addition, we offer other benefits including:401(k) Up to 6% Match HSAAdoption AssistanceInfertility AssistanceEducation Reimbursement AssistancePaid Maternity and Paternity LeaveMcCain Food's Appetizer facility in Plover, WI is a large-scale food processing plant manufacturing a wide variety of specialty appetizer products including mozzarella sticks, cheese curds, and other appetizers. Employing approximately 200 employees, there are many opportunities to advance and grow while making fun food!Statement of JobWe are looking for technically skilled candidates with excellent attention to detail for the position of forklift operator. Forklift operators are responsible for optimizing loads to ensure operational efficiency and managing inventory by utilizing different documenting measures, scanning equipment, computer, among other duties. The Forklift Operator will need to transport valuable items, requiring diligence and good hand-eye coordination, ability to identify potential issues that may delay product delivery and assist other operators as needed. Major Duties Takes direction from the Warehouse Supervisor. Checks incoming loads for seals and initiates incoming carrier report. Checks accuracy of Bills of Lading (B.O.L.) and prints labels for pallets. Communicates effectively with all other team members and departments using radio, verbal and written communications. Unloads supply trucks in a safe manner. Rotates all ingredients, packaging, and finished goods on a 'first expired, first out' basis. Supplies packing lines with needed supplies including cartons, cases, poly, etc. Transports waste cardboard and trash to the compactor, and dumps as appropriate. Removes waste dumpsters. Ensures the production area is properly stocked at all times. Transports finished goods in a timely manner to the storage freezer or trailer. Takes callbacks to Quality. Return pallets to the lines, cold storage, or palletizing. Cleans area as needed and follow all factory GMP's. Assists Production department with any forklift needs. Promotes job safety. Keeps work area neat, clean, and orderly. Complies with work rules and standards set forth in the employee handbook. Displays appropriate work ethics in the workplace and group settings which provides a positive influence on employees. Performs other supply related duties as assigned by the Warehouse Coordinator or Warehouse Supervisor.Special Requirements: Requires mental and manual skill, initiative and independence. Requires computer skills and SAP knowledge in receiving and shipping of materials, as well as pallet tracking. Requires forklift certification. Able to work 12 hour shifts.Scope of Authority All employees have the right to question or refuse a work-related directive that is unsafe. All employees are expected to take appropriate measures regarding employee, product, or equipment safety.Required Education, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities (Competencies) Mathematical ability to perform basic calculations. Familiarity with Statistical Process Control software (InfinityQS) and SAP data entry. Ability to multi-task and prioritize efficiently using effective time management and organizational skills. Physically capable of performing all required duties including some heavy and/or repetitive lifting (up to 50lbs). Willing to work and adapt to cold temperatures. High school diploma or equivalent. Minimum of 1-2 years forklift experience. Must have proven history of safe forklift driving and work habits. Must be willing to cross train in other areas. Must be willing to work in a team-based atmosphere. Must be willing to work a 12-hour shift.Physical Requirements Physically capable of performing all required duties including heavy lifting. Prolonged sitting and standing throughout shift Must possess the ability to safely operate forklift and other equipment as requiredEqual Employment OpportunityIt is the policy of McCain and each of its establishments to select and employ the best qualified personnel in all facilities and at all locations, to provide equal opportunity for the advancement of employees, including upgrading, promotion and training and to administer these activities in a manner which will not discriminate against any person because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, non-job related disability or other characteristics protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.McCain Foods is an equal opportunity employer. We see value in ensuring we have a diverse, antiracist, inclusive, merit-based, and equitable workplace. As a global family-owned company we are proud to reflect the diverse communities around the world in which we live and work. We recognize that diversity drives our creativity, resilience, and success and makes our business stronger. McCain is an accessible employer. If you require an accommodation throughout the recruitment process (including alternate formats of materials or accessible meeting rooms), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs. Your privacy is important to us. By submitting personal data or information to us, you agree this will be handled in accordance with the Global Privacy Policy Job Family: ManufacturingLocation(s): US - United States of America : Wisconsin : Plover Company: McCain Foods USA, Inc.

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