Penske Lift Truck Operator - HI LO Warehouse Worker in Chesterfield, Michigan

Description:

Penske Logistics is looking for Lift Truck Operators - HI/LO drivers, Warehouse Associates to become part of an excellent team servicing the nation’s largest grocery store chain at our new location in Chesterfield, Michigan. This is a great opportunity for individuals who are safety conscious and have a pleasant and outgoing attitude who want to excel in a warehouse environment. Our associates enjoy PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, 401K with company match and numerous Associate Discounts!

1st and 2 nd Shifts.

Major Responsibilities:

Read work orders or receive oral instructions to determine work assignments and material and equipment needs.

Repetitively pick cardboard boxes and pallets.

Move materials within the warehouse.

Accurately stage and sort products for loading.

Forklifts, pallet jacks and a variety of warehouse mechanical equipment may be used to transport product within the warehouse.

Operate stand-up and sit-down forklifts, pallet jacks, and a variety of warehouse mechanical equipment (where applicable)

Accurately stage and sort products for loading

Loads and unloads trailers

Maintain a clean and safe work area

Sorts and places parts in racks or other designated area

Complies with all safety requirements.

Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor.

Safety:

Maintain a clean and safe work area

Report and correct (when appropriate) all unsafe and unsanitary conditions that could cause employee and/or customer accidents.

Comply with all OSHA standards and all company safety requirements.

Demonstrate care and respect for all equipment used.

Quality:

Maintain superior quality control by ensuring damaged products are identified, reported and removed promptly.

LTO HI LO FORKLIFT

Qualifications:

At least 1 year of warehousing or material-handling experience using material handling equipment and hand truck equipment preferred.

Must be able to work varied schedule including weekends.

Flexible to work overtime as needed.

Ability to follow directions, and basic math skills required.

Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Ability to pay close attention to details and meet deadlines.

Completion of Penske employment application, submission to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening is required.

Physical Requirements:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Ability to reach, bend, twist, stoop and lift up to and including 60 lbs frequently and 95 lbs occasionally.

Ability to work in spaces with 55 inches of headroom

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

While performing the duties of this Job, the associate is regularly required to stand, walk, sit, talk and hear.

The associate is frequently required to use hands to handle products and reach with hands and arms.

Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

Headquartered in Reading, Pa., Penske Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Penske Truck Leasing. With operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia, Penske Logistics provides supply chain management and logistics services to leading companies throughout the world. Penske Logistics delivers value through design, planning and execution in transportation, warehousing, international freight forwarding and carrier management. Visit www.PenskeLogistics.com to learn more.

Work Locations: 26090 23 Mile Rd Chesterfield, MI

Primary Location: United States-Michigan-Chesterfield

Job: Warehouse

Penske (Oracle) Job Name: Warehouse

Req ID: 1611517