Newell Brands Forklift Operator in Waynesboro, Mississippi

Position Title:Forklift Operator

Reports to:Jerrell Rankins

Location: Waynesboro, MS

Job Summary: Forklift Operator is responsible for locating, moving and storing materials. Operator is also responsible for pulling material to be shipped and helping to maintain an accurate inventory within the Distribution area.

Job Duties:

  • Ensure that locating, moving, and storing of finished good material is properly done.

  • Pulling material to line to be shipped and loading and unloading of trucks.

  • Assist in maintaining accurate inventory.

  • Perform safety checks on equipment and report deficiencies to supervision.

  • Maintain acceptable quality standards at all times.

  • Follow all safety rules, safe work practices, and use personal protective equipment.

Minimum Qualifications:

High school education or equivalent

Communication skills

Ability to follow written and verbal work instructions

Willingness and ability to learn and accept new responsibilities

Prior forklift experience preferred

Ability to work at acceptable work pace

Preferred Qualifications:

Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Jostens, Marmot, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.