Hostess Brands, Inc. Forklift Operator in Edgerton, Kansas
Hostess Brands, LLC, is a large packaged food company focused on developing, manufacturing, marketing, selling and distributing fresh baked sweet goods in the United States such as Ding Dongs®, Ho Hos®, Donettes® and Fruit Pies, in addition to Twinkies®, CupCakes, Voortman’s Cookies and Wafers.
Must be able to communicate and work effectively in a team environment. Must be able to follow instructions (written & verbal), safely and accurately complete assigned duties, and maintain company standards. Responsibilities include loading and unloading trucks, receiving materials and products, and picking, packing, wrapping, labeling, and/or shipping products using forklift and pallet jack. Maintain receiving/shipping logs and makes sure that incoming and outgoing products and material are in good condition. Move materials to the production area using the FIFO standard. This new distribution center is in Edgerton, KS. This is a “greenfield” warehouse and will be the “heart of the Hostess distribution network.
Weekend Nights: Sat - Mon . 5pm to 5:30am
JOB SPECIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:
Must be able to operate a forklift in a safe manner.
Loading and unloading trucks.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Demonstrate and promote a solution based positive attitude in meeting goals and objectives.
Ensure housekeeping standards are maintained with an eye for detail.
Promote and ensure a safe work environment.
Deliver quality products and services through adherence to company standards and operating procedures.
Must pass forklift written test and driving skills test.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Requires high school diploma, or equivalent.
Requires six months previous forklift experience in a big box environment.
The employee must have the ability to lift, push, pull, or carry objects using arms, back, abdominal muscles, shoulders, legs, or a combination of these muscle groups to a maximum of 50 pounds.
OTHER ESSENTIAL ELEMENTS NOT LISTED ABOVE INCLUDE:
Reading, writing, basic English communication, basic math skills.
Forklifts, electric and manual floor jacks, computer systems, and other department specific tools.
External Company Name: Hostess Brands, Inc.
External Company URL: http://www.hostessbrands.com/
Street: 30800 W 207th Street