Forklift Operator 1st and 2nd shift available Temp to Hire

Job Location

Minooka, IL US

Address

456 Internationale Parkway (Minooka), IL 60447

Job Category

Transportation & Warehousing

ABOUT US (AND OUR EXCITING FUTURE)

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.



About The Opportunity
Position Summary
This position involves driving a liquefied gas or battery powered industrial truck equipped with forklift, to push, pull, lift, stack, tier, or move products, equipment, or materials in warehouse or factory.
Key Duties And Responsibilities
  • Transport finished jobs or good 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
  • Notify supervisor of any mechanical or material issues
  • May confer with managers to ensure coordination of other production lines
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area by moving empty pallets to a designated area
  • Maintain a safe work environment
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Willing to work overtime and/or weekends as requested by Shipping/Receiving Supervisor and/or Production Supervisor
Education / Certifications
Education Required
None
Education Desired
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Skills & Experience
Work Experience Required
  • Previous warehouse experience
  • Experience in driving a stand-up forklift
Knowledge, Skills, Or Abilities Desired
  • Ability to pass certification in order to operate a fork/lift truck
  • Ability to understand and use all applicable aspects of WMS
  • Ability to perform duties while sitting, standing, walking and lifting for certain times throughout the shift
  • Ability to interpret instructions both oral and written
  • Ability to produce at a high level
  • Ability to work with plant management for required results
  • Ability to be able to work as part of a team
Additional Requirements
Physical Requirements
  • Regularly standing on a powered industrial truck
  • Frequent lift up to 50 pounds and adjust body position to bend, stoop, stand, walk, turn, pivot and stand for long periods of time
  • Having good eye-hand-foot coordination
  • Having a good sense of balance
  • Ability to assess weights and judge distances and heights
  • Ability to work in varying temperatures, depending on the season
About Menasha Packaging Menasha Packaging Company is a leading designer and manufacturer of graphic consumer corrugated packaging, merchandising solutions, food packaging, shipping containers, material handling solutions, and pack-out and fulfillment services. As the largest independent retail-focused display and packaging company in North America we set new standards in sustainable packaging, and our printing and structural design capabilities are unrivaled in the industry. Our Retail Integration Institute (RII) Group uses an exclusive merchandising model with processes specifically designed to bridge the gap between consumer packaged goods companies and retailers. We currently operate seven RII campuses in geographically dispersed locations. Our 3,200+ employees include more than 100 designers and more than 50 project managers who, together with our highly skilled workforce, develop new, innovative and cutting-edge solutions for global customers. With over 40 locations we are geographically positioned to serve major food, beverage, consumer products, entertainment, electronics, healthcare and pharmaceutical companies with superior products and fulfillment services. 

As an operating company of Menasha Corporation, we celebrate over 167 years of unwavering dedication to a sustainable business strategy that focuses on keeping pace with change and market trends. Menasha Corporation is a privately held company comprised of two subsidiaries: Menasha Packaging Company and ORBIS Corporation. As one of America’s oldest family-owned manufacturing companies, Menasha Corporation employs over 5,000 in over 100 facilities in North America and Europe. 

Click here to view our two-minute video that shares a quick glimpse about Menasha Corporation and our exciting future. 

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For more information about Menasha Packaging, please visit www.menashapackaging.com.