Production Forklift Operator - 2nd Shift

Location:
 Marlborough, MA, US
Job Category:
 Equipment/Forklift/Crane Operation
Job Type:
 Full-Time
Job Posted:
 

Ken’s Foods in Marlborough, MA is adding to our team!

Ken’s Foods, manufacturer of Ken’s Salad Dressing and Sweet Baby Rays, is a dynamic company, family-owned and -operated since 1958. With four manufacturing plants strategically located, we employ over 1200 people throughout the U.S. We use high-quality ingredients to produce over one thousand varieties of dressings and sauces for both retail grocery and food service divisions.
We are committed to offer a work environment where safety and quality are the priority, as evidenced by our awarded SQF Level III certification. Because the health and wellness of our team is important to us, we provide excellent benefits and a friendly culture. We have a diverse customer base that is rapidly growing – a sign of our market acceptance and commitment to the consumer. Ken's Foods is a rewarding place to learn and grow through practical applications of food science, product development, and operations management.

 

SUMMARY 
To accurately and efficiently supply materials to all production lines and take away packaged and finished products.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following: 
•    Follow all Safety, SQF, GMP, and housekeeping rules and regulations.
•    Efficiently and safely operate fork truck in a potentially hazardous environment (wet, sloped floors, heavy pedestrian traffic)
•    Comprehend and follow packaging schedules, ensuring correct raw materials are delivered to the packaging lines in timely basis
•    Understand FIFO
•    Knowledge of inventory and cycle counts.
•    Responsible for proper use and maintenance of the scanning system.
•    Daily safety and maintenance check of vehicle
•    Cleaning daily (removal of all drums/packaging materials)
•    Properly and accurately completing paperwork 

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS  
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Education and/or Experience
Less than high school education; or up to one-month related experience or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience required.  High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training preferred.  Experience in a warehouse environment highly desirable.

 

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations 
Forklift Certification preferred; not required.

 

Employment with Ken’s Foods is contingent upon successful completion of a drug test, background screening, and pre-employment assessment.