Warehouse Forklift Operator

The purpose of the Warehouse forklift position is to perform warehouse duties in all temp zones such as replenishing selection slots and moving product into the assigned areas as needed. The position will also be required to support all areas of warehouse operations including order selection, product put-away and any other task deemed necessary by warehouse management
Replenishment of pick locations in assigned area using information from KWCS system and management, using forklift, cherry picker, pallet jack, mid-rider.
Move received product using forklift, cherry picker, pallet jack, mid-rider to the assigned location within the warehouse.
May Work in all warehouse temperature zones ranging from 10 degrees below zero to unregulated zones which can exceed 100 degrees in the summer.
Operates warehouse equipment as assigned and/or needed - cherry picker, fork, mid-rider and pallet jack.
Lifting 30-60 lbs frequently and 100 lbs occasionally.
Knowledge of products and warehouse locations is essential
Knowledge of KWCS system preferred
Responsibilities include maintaining a clean, safe, orderly area by clearing debris, damaged cases and shrink wrap from the assigned aisles
Knowledge of principles and processes for providing good storage and replenishment of product
6 months of forklift experience preferred
Good written and verbal communication skills
Must have time management skills and the ability to handle multiple assignments.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as receiving documents, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedures.
Must have excellent math skills
Ability to safely and successfully perform the essential job functions consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards, including meeting qualitative and/or quantitative productivity standards.
Ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards
Must be able to lift 30-60 lbs repetitively and 100 lbs occasionally
Drug Screen and Background Check Required
Ben E. Keith (BEK) Company is one of the largest food and beverage distributors in the United States. We are a family-owned business with a long-standing tradition of supporting the diverse communities in which we live and work. Our competitive employee benefits provide health and financial protection to our employees and their families.
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance
Short and Long Term Disability
401K with matching contribution
Profit Sharing Plan (100% company paid)
Employee Assistance Program,
Wellness Program
Educational Assistance Program
Paid Vacation
We have sought to create an environment in which the contributions of each employee at Ben E. Keith are fully valued. This means more than simply treating one another with respect; it also means giving full consideration to how all our people who have many diverse racial, cultural, and social backgrounds can positively impact the quality of the decisions we make about our business.
Here at Ben E. Keith we recognize that our workforce reflects the increasingly diverse nature of our society, and we want to do all we can to take advantage of that diversity with both our external and internal customers. We believe our differences are also our strengths, and we want to do all we can to use those strengths to find more creative solutions for the business challenges we face. Ben E. Keith is an equal employment opportunity, affirmative action employer. VEVRAA Federal Contractor

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