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

Date Posted: 1/31/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description


We are currently seeking and individual to fill the position of Forklift Operator on second shift in our Frozen Warehouse Distribution Department located in Hanover Pa. This position is responsible Picking Orders to be shipped, Checks merchandise being received, warehousing, and 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, in accordance with guidelines established by Management in a safe and productive manner.

The qualified Candidate will posses:

Ability to work with minimum Supervision

Ability to communicate to Management and co-workers in a professional manner.

Ability to work in cold environments

Ability to work overtime including weekends as required

Ability to operate a sit down and stand up forklift in a safe manner.

Good attendance record

Safe work habits. 


Working hours: 2:00pm - 12:00am 

Mandatory overtime as required including weekends


Hanover Foods is a non-smoking facility


To be considered for this position, you must apply in person at:

Hanover Foods Corporation

Human Resources Department

1550 York Street

Hanover, Pa.   17331

Hanover Foods Corporation is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status.


Job Requirements

•         Reports any mechanical or safety problems to the Supervisor or lead person

•         Keeps work area clean in accordance with good manufacturing practices (GMP’s).

•         Responsible for physically lifting to 50 pounds.

•         Adheres to our plant hygiene regulations to ensure high product integrity.

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

•         Picks orders, loads and unloads trucks and completes all necessary paperwork in a timely manner.

•         Drives and operates ao forklift in a safe manner in a frozen storage facility.

•         Perform daily forklift checks and procedures.

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

•         Perform daily routine warehouse duties such as cycle counts, location changes, spill reports.

•         Daily housekeeping functions

•         Perform other duties as assigned by Supervisor.