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Lift Truck Operator/Line Technician Export Twelve Hour in Enka at Southeastern Container Inc.

Date Posted: 6/29/2018

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Job Description

JOB TITLE: Lift Truck Operator
REPORTS TO: Team Leader

Summary: Responsible for operation of equipment and job duties related to the warehousing and shipping of all production, including preforms and bottles.

Duties and Responsibilities include the following; other duties may be assigned as necessary.

1. Make sure that unit loads that leave the palletizer are properly plugged and that strap and wrap are applied according to specifications. If the unit is tagged with a label, assure that the information on the label is correct and that the labeling equipment is operating properly.

2. Supply pallets, top frames, and tier sheets to the palletizers. Reload equipment with strap and wrap as necessary.

3. Notify the maintenance team whenever equipment is malfunctioning. Provide information to the maintenance team that may assist them in resolving the problem.

4. Place bottles and preforms in the warehouse for storage. Assure that products are stored in the correct location and that product is correctly labeled and packaged according to SQMS standards. Report any damaged product in the warehouse to the Team Leader. Supply preforms to the blowmolding area as needed for production, and dump preforms into the hoppers as instructed on the Production Schedule.

5. Load preforms, bottles, and other items as needed onto trucks for shipment. Assure that all products are not damaged or obviously defective prior to shipment. Talk with customers regarding shipment of loads in the absence of the dispatcher. Unload all incoming freight, as needed.

6. Unload preform and bottle dunnage shipments and store in the proper areas. Build dunnage to ensure the consistent operation of palletizing equipment. Follow all hygiene specifications.

7. Maintain a clean working environment and follow all safety guidelines and policies at all times. Report any unsafe conditions to the Team Leader. Inspect all equipment, including fork trucks, per established guidelines.

8. Perform other duties as requested by the Team Leader.

9. Comply with all activities related to product safety, legality, regulatory compliance and quality.


Job Requirements

Job Title: Injection Forklift Operator

Purpose: Moving performs from one location to another


Equipment operation: forklift, overhead hoist, and a vacuum lift for plastic lids.
Lift and turn lids with dimensions 40” x 48” with lid weighing 22#. Inspect lids for damage. Tip lid box (2-person lift). Rake preforms flat. Hand dexterity for pressing operator buttons

Pallet jam on conveyor – 50# to 75# lifting strength on a flat or lifting bar (2-person task).

Lifting strap weighing 45# and carrying 5-10 ft.

Requirements: fine motor skills, visual acuity, auditory function, grip, bend and lift capacity, walking and standing, sitting

Tools-Equipment: Lift Truck

Handled Materials: Handle pallets (44#) and tier sheets (4#).

Pace of Work: Can be high

Physical Demands
Lift - Frequent
Carry - Occasional
Push Pull - Occasional
Sit - Constant
Stand - Occasional
Walk - Occasional
Bend/Squat - Occasional
Reach & Handle - Constant
Climb - Frequent
Heights - Yes

Working Hours 12-hour shifts
1 30-minute meal break
2 15-minutes breaks

Physical Demand Level or Strength
S – Sedentary – 0 -10#
L – Light – 10# - 20#
M – Medium – 20# - #50
H – Heavy – 50# -100#
VH – Very Heavy - 100#
Task Frequency
NP – Not Present
Occasional: 0 to 33% of the time
Frequent: 34% to 66% of the time
Constant: 67% of the time


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