Forklift Operator
at ITW Employee Network

Date Posted: 11/19/2019

Job Description

Do you like working in a fast-paced, team environment? Do you enjoy shipping and receiving? Join our team today!

ITW Food Equipment Group, an Illinois Tool Works Fortune 200 business is a recognized leader among commercial food equipment worldwide. Our Distribution Center has an immediate opening for a Forklift Operator/Distribution Coordinator in our Ft. Mitchell, Kentucky facility

Key Responsibilities:

•         The selected candidate will be responsible for the coordination and safe shipping/receiving activities of finished goods in order to support the timely shipment of products to best meet the needs of our customers. 

•         The individual will enter and relieve finished goods to inventory and prepare manifests and shipping documents to document inventory movement.

•          Must have general computer skills and be able to use an RF mounted computer.

Why work for us?

•         Competitive pay

•         Great insurance options with low premiums

•         Paid vacation and holidays

•         Extensive, hands-on training

•         Safety-conscious environment

Pre-employment screenings performed (which includes background checks and drug screening)

Apply today to join our team!

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Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications

•         High school diploma or equivalent GED required; 2 year Technical Degree preferred

•         3 plus years of experience in Shipping/Receiving

•         Forklift certification preferred. Candidate must be able to acquire forklift certification if they do not already have one.

•         Excellent oral, interpersonal and written communication skills

•         Ability to work in fast paced warehouse environment while maintaining focus on safety

•         Ability to lift 70 lbs.

Job Snapshot

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