FORKLIFT OPERATOR - SHIPPING/RECEIVING WAREHOUSE CLERK
This job entails shipping and receiving, forklift operation, and general warehousing tasks.
The position will be located in Rossville, GA at Praters, Inc.
Portables and Manufacturing facilities.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Load and unload trucks, move materials within the facility and from the loading platform by carrying, pushing, rolling or operating hand trucks, forklifts, hoists, or other material handling equipment.
safely operate forklifts or other machinery in order to complete tasks such as loading, unloading, picking, sorting, staging, and transporting materials to proper departments or areas.
Operate stretch wrap banders. Load and unload the shipping and delivery of Portable floors at Praters Portables facility.
Load equipment and materials onto Prater’s vehicles as directed and unload equipment and materials and return them back to inventory locations when materials return.
Deliver equipment and materials between both Praters Portables and Manufacturing facility.
Perform cycle counts for the potables and manufacturing facilities warehouse, at the direction of the warehouse manager.
Update and distribute shipping and receiving documents to the appropriate personnel
Communicate as needed with truck drivers assigned to pick up or deliver materials
Report all detected problems or issues to the warehouse manager or appropriate personnel
Keep the portables and manufacturing warehouse area and outside the building (front and back) clean and free of debris.
Retrieve and dispose of all trash from cans in the office areas and bathrooms each day.
Regularly empty dumpsters into an open-top and communicate when the open top is full.
Willing to work required overtime Occasional weekend work required
Support Praters, Inc. missions and goals.
Other duties as assigned. REQUIREMENTS:
High School Diploma/GED
1 – 2 years experience operating a gas-powered forklift and pallet jack safely and efficiently
1 – 2 years of prior warehouse and/or shipping/receiving experience
Ability to stand, lift 50 lbs or more and manipulate heavy objects.
Must be able to read and understand inventory documents, pick and delivery ticket data.
Basic math skills Must be able to read a tape measure
Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
Must have a valid driver’s license and Clean MVR
Must have a DOT Medical Card or the ability to obtain a Medical Card
Must be able to pass a mandatory pre-employment drug test and background screening.
About this company
The Leader in the sports flooring industry and the largest portable floor provider. In the early 90's Prater pioneered water based finishes and oversized graphics on sports floors and introduced computer aided design to the athletic flooring industry. Today Prater is the Leader in the sports flooring industry and the largest portable floor provider in the country. Prater’s commitment to quality craftsmanship, quality employees and quality service is continually raising the expectations of the athletic flooring consumer. WE HAVE NEVER SEEN THE INSIDE OF "THE BOX", BEEN DEFINED BY OUR CRITICS, or BECOME SATISFIED WITH OURSELVES AND THE LEVEL OF SERVICE THAT WE PROVIDE. BY THE GRACE OF GOD WE NEVER WILL. Prater Flooring, LLC has four divisions: Praters Athletic Flooring, Praters Design, Praters Hardwood and The Edge Grain. In the early 90's Prater pioneered water based finishes and oversized graphics on sports floors and introduced computer aided design to the athletic flooring industry. Today Prater is the Leader in the sports flooring industry and the largest portable floor provider in the country. Prater’s commitment to quality craftsmanship, quality employees and quality service is continually raising the expectations of the athletic flooring consumer. Born out of the ground breaking graphic expectations of Praters Athletic Flooring, Praters Design delivers industry leading designs for the athletic flooring contractors. Our products and services are specific to the needs of sports floor contractors and consumers. Praters Hardwood is small enough to care about your biggest wants. Locally owned and operated, Praters Hardwood is committed to providing you with personalized service and quality hardwood flooring products. When thinking about hardwood floors for your home or business, think about us. We are your home town hardwood flooring provider.
Location/Region: Chattanooga, TN (37404)