Forklift Driver

Job Location

Bridgeview, IL US


7770 W. 71st St (Building D) (Bridgeview), IL 60455

Job Category

Transportation & Warehousing


Menasha Corporation is all about possibilities. Our two businesses, Menasha Packaging and ORBIS Corporation, are leaders in their industries, providing corrugated and plastic packaging products and related services to major global companies.

Our employees make the difference, proving that great ideas, collaboration and quality turn possibilities into success. Working at Menasha Corporation means that your insights provide cutting-edge solutions for our customers. If you like to make things happen and are passionate about what you do, you’re going to want to be here.

Join us and become part of the power behind possible.

Shift Requirements

Fri, Sat, Sun, 5am - 5pm
About The Opportunity
Position Summary
The Forklift/Shipping role is responsible for driving an industrial truck equipped with forklift to push, pull, lift, stack, tier, or move products, equipment, or materials in the facility.
Key Duties And Responsibilities
  • Demonstrate commitment to safety and perform job duties in accordance with company safety policies and procedures
  • Demonstrate commitment to quality and perform job duties in adherence to GMP guidelines
  • Transport finished jobs or goods into correct areas
  • Move pallets of goods for jobs in process to appropriate area as needed
  • Place finished goods which are on a designated pallet to the correct location
  • Accurately complete forklift operator’s checklist
  • Notify supervisor of any mechanical or material issues
  • Confer with managers to ensure coordination of other production lines
  • Conduct a physical inventory of all corrugated materials by performing daily cycle counts
  • Perform inventory audits on a daily basis or as needed
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area by moving empty pallets to a designated area
  • Assist supervisors on the production floor to maintain a safe work environment
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management/supervisors
Education / Certifications
Education Required
Education Desired
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Other Certifications Required Or Desired
Ability to pass certification in order to operate a fork/lift truck
Skills & Experience
Work Experience Required
  • Stand-up Forklift experience required
  • Previous warehouse production experience preferred
Knowledge, Skills, Or Abilities Desired
  • Safety sensitive position – ability to work in a constant state of alertness and a safe manner
  • Ability to work overtime and weekends as required based upon the needs of the business
  • Ability to work on a rotating shift as needed
  • Ability to effectively work in teams
  • Ability to work in a production-based environment with moving equipment and people
  • Ability to interact and communicate effectively with a wide variety of roles
  • Ability to interpret written and verbal instructions
  • Ability to consistently produce at a high level
  • Ability to work with plant management for required results
  • Ability to perform all computer functions as they pertain to the job
Additional Requirements
Physical Requirements
Sitting, standing, walking and lifting throughout the shift
Travel Requirements
Additional Requirements
  • Work Fri- Sun
About Menasha Packaging Join Menasha Packaging where we are all about the power behind possible! Menasha is the industry’s largest independent, retail-focused corrugated packaging, display, and merchandising solutions provider. We design, print, and produce customized packaging, high-end graphic displays, merchandising material, and e-commerce packaging, and we provide pack-out, fulfillment and supply chain services to retailers and leading global consumer packaged goods companies.  

Menasha Packaging, along with ORBIS Corporation, a reusable plastic packaging and supply chain services provider, are companies of Menasha Corporation, one of America’s oldest private, family-owned manufacturing companies. With a history of innovation spanning more than 170 years, Menasha Corporation is headquartered in Neenah, Wis., and has 100 locations in North America and Europe.

You can check out Menasha Corporation’s culture of focusing on employees, operating responsibly, and serving customers in our online Corporate Social Responsibility Report:

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Join us and become part of the power behind possible.

Menasha Corporation and its subsidiaries and affiliates are equal opportunity employers.  All qualified applicants will be provided with equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, or genetic information.