Forklift Operator / 2nd Shift in Hanover, PA at Hanover Foods

Date Posted: 4/25/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    1175 Wilson Avenue
    Hanover, PA
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

1. Reports any mechanical or safety problems to Supervisor or Leadperson.

2. Keeps work area clean in accordance with good manufacturing practices.

3. Responsible for physically lifting up to 100 pounds as required.

4. Adheres to our plant hygiene regulations to insure high product integrity.

5. Adheres to common safety practices or rules including the wearing of protective equipment as required.

6. Should not leave assigned work area unless given permission to do so.

7. Helps load and unload trucks and do all necessary paperwork in a timely and detailed manner as outlined in   procedure manual.

8. Checks and confirms that the wheels are chocked in the trailers being loaded.

9. Ensure that loading and unloading is done so that container damage is prevented.

10.Drives forklift to bring cases from warehouse to dock for subsequent trailer loading.

11.Checks merchandise being received or shipped with bill of lading to ensure accuracy and correct    


12.Operates lift truck at frozen storage area transferring loaded pallets to, from and within storage areas,  

      production lines, railcars or trucks.

13.When providing repackaging support, make sure proper checks and pick list procedures are utilized.

14.Check and maintain daily forklift battery procedures.

15.Perform routine warehouse duties such as cycle counts, location changes, spill reports and  

      housekeeping functions as directed by warehouse Supervisor or Leadperson.

16.Responsible for following food safety, legality and quality policies and procedures within the scope of the

      job responsibilities such as: GMP’s, food safety, product quality, food security, etc.

17.Perform other duties as assigned by Supervisor.

Job Requirements

To perform warehousing, shipping, and repacking support functions under the direction of the frozen warehouse Supervisor. Job should be performed in a manner that promotes efficiency, customer service level and employee harmony.