Forklift Material Handler 1st Shift $15.00
Elkhart, IN 46514
We offer an immediate full-time position. Individual will need a valid driver s license as they will occasionally drive to pick up or deliver material once hired in.
Primary Responsibilities are:
Occasionally pick material up from a supplier 0nce hired in
Inspect and check incoming material for quality and quantity
Unload/load material using a heavy forklift
Place material received in the proper place
Move various types of metal from outside to inside, which can be up to 60 feet long
Move material from fabrication to paint shop
Complete daily logs on forklifts and dry film thickness (DFT)
Prepare material for painting by cleaning, verifying paint selection and thickness required
Paint/prime fabricated material
Maintain painting equipment
Remove painted material from the paint shop
Store the painted material using a tow motor
Organize and coordinate finished material for outgoing shipments
Load painted material on our or others truck.
Deliver material to various local locations once hired in
Meet completion deadlines
Communicate with Purchasing Agent regarding inventory and incoming materials
Prior painting experience with airless sprayer is preferred but willing to train. There are specific kinds of paints, application thicknesses, and other factors that affect the painting process required for each job. Some training will be provided.
Prior heavy telehandler forklift and tow motor experience is required. Forklift certification is available to the right candidate.
Be able to work independently and with a team.
Familiarity with Delivery Tickets and delivery process a plus
Must have valid Drivers License. Chauffers License Preferred.
Pass a Ruler Test (must be able to read a ruler- available in the office)
This is both an outdoor and indoor position.
You will receive training and find that you will be working independently most of the time. You will be an important part of the fabrication team. Nothing is received or shipped without your involvement. If you can work on your own, and have good work habits, you will find this a great job.
You will participate in our Quality Control program which ensures our customers quality products which have been properly inspected.