ChattanoogaRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Chattanooga jobs

Material Handler/Forklift Operator

Company: Hatch Stamping Company
Location: Chattanooga
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

*POSITION DESCRIPTION: *

*Must be able to load/unload trucks. Must have at least 3 years of truck loading/unloading experience. *

*_2nd Shift runs Monday - Friday 3PM - 11PM_*

To manually, by hand truck or by forklift truck, to move materials, supplies and finished goods to designated places in the facility and ensure that the presses are kept running.

All employees must pass the Company's written exam for forklift driving prior to operating a forklift.

Must portray good Safety, Quality, Housekeeping, Attendance habits, and be able to perform in a team-oriented environment. Perform other tasks as required by the Supervisor.

Must have a valid HSC Forklift driver's license. Display a good understanding of the safe operation and knowledge of equipment. Must also possess the ability to take direction from peers and supervision to optimize the time involved in the learning process.

Possess a good understanding of the process flow as well as designated staging areas and material flow throughout the plant.

Load and unload material as needed to ensure that the material does not run out during the job currently being run, or so preparation for the next job can be started.

Load and unload dies from the presses in a safe and orderly fashion as well as cleaning the dies of any scrap that may be accumulated. Also, return the dies in the proper location and ensure that they are properly blocked with wood or rubber if stored on the ground.

Load tubing into WIP rack at the press and band finished bundles of tubing.

Move parts to their designated areas and dispose of scrap in the appropriate scrap bins, replacing parts containers with new ones when the others are removed.

Keep the floor in the area of the material rack clear by putting away all the material that is not in use.

Stack pallets in their designated areas and empty waste oil in the appropriate containers without interrupting production.

Report any and all equipment that is in need of repair and perform minor routine maintenance on the equipment where applicable.

Must have the ability to read the production schedule and determine the next job to be set and stage the material and the tool.

Display a good understanding of the safe operation and knowledge of equipment.

Move parts to their designated areas and dispose of scrap in the appropriate scrap bins, replacing parts containers with new ones when the others are removed.

Keep the floor in the area of the material rack clear by putting away all the material that is not in use.

Stack pallets in their designated areas and empty waste oil in the appropriate containers without interrupting production.

Must possess the motivation and ability to train new employees in the safe and efficient operation of a lift truck.

Must have the ability to read a shipping manifest, stage shipments, scan shipments, label shipments, and load customer trucks for shipment.

Must have the ability to unload and receive supplier shipments into raw material.

Load tubing into WIP rack at the press and band finished bundles of tubing.

Move parts to their designated areas and dispose of scrap in the appropriate scrap bins, replacing parts containers with new ones when the others are removed.

Keep the floor in the area of the material rack clear by putting away all the material that is not in use.

*ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: *

Must determine by looking at the schedule, which jobs to stage and the order in which to stage them.

Loading and unloading material so that the material does not run out during the job currently running, or so preparation for the next job can be started. This would include raw material on reels, tubes (un-banding & banding), and WIP for the weld and assembly cells.

Move parts to their designated places and dispose of scrap in the appropriate scrap bins, replacing parts containers with new ones when the others are removed.

Keep the floor in the area of the material rack clean by putting away all material that is not in use.

Stack pallets in designated areas and empty waste oil in the appropriate containers without interrupting production.

Report any and all equipment that is in need of repair and perform minor routine maintenance on the equipment where applicable.

Load and unload raw material.

Load and unload dies from the large presses in a safe and orderly fashion as well as cleaning the dies of any scrap that may be accumulated. Also, return the dies in the proper location and ensure that they are properly blocked with wood or rubber if stored on the ground.

The employee understands that they are empowered to affect change in the company by making suggestions in writing or verbally to their supervisor (i.e., Bright Ideas, Safety Team, Departmental Meetings, and WERS).

Perform any tasks necessary to meet company goals and requirements.

*QUALIFICATIONS: *

High school diploma or equivalent.

Ability to lift up to 30 pounds of weight.

Overhead crane training and certification.

Must have valid forklift License.

*REQUIREMENT: *

Must wear personal protective equipment as required.

Follow plant safety rules and guidelines.

Must have a valid HSC forklift driver's license.

Required training in QMS-EMS.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $14.00 - $16.00 per hour

Benefits:
* 401(k)
* Dental insurance
* Employee assistance program
* Employee discount
* Flexible spending account
* Health insurance
* Life insurance
* Paid time off
* Referral program
* Vision insurance
Schedule:
* 8 hour shift
* Monday to Friday
* Night shift

Ability to commute/relocate:
* Chattanooga, TN 37419: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Experience:
* Warehouse experience: 3 years (Preferred)

Work Location: One location%58047475%

Keywords: Hatch Stamping Company, Chattanooga , Material Handler/Forklift Operator, Other , Chattanooga, Tennessee

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Tennessee jobs by following @recnetTN on Twitter!

Chattanooga RSS job feeds