Delivering on Every Detail

Forklift Operator

Landover, MD

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • To handle the forklift in a safe and consistent manner following the user guidelines and Keany warehouse safety regulations and procedures.
  • To ensure proper warehouse storage of produce items so that inventory is managed in such a way that inventory is housed in the correct location and the oldest inventory is used first.
  • To ensure that products are stored safely and that a clean warehouse environment is maintained.
  • To input data for received items in the system to reflect current inventory levels.
  • To transfer inventory to other warehouse departments and properly dispose of damaged products.
  • To pull produce and dairy products for specific government orders.
  • Cleaning the warehouse area including sweeping and removal of any boxes

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 1 – 2 years direct receiving and operating a forklift preferably in the produce industry
  • Warehouse receiving and storage processes and procedures
  • Knowledge of product types and the ability to make judgments on product quality
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, multi-tasked environment, and have good
  • Able to drive a stand-up forklift truck
  • Able to lift and load cases on to warehouse shelves properly and safely
  • Ability to read put-away reports and match with slot location and case product description