Penske Lift Truck Operators - HI/LO Drivers in New Baltimore, Michigan

Description:

Penske Logistics is looking for Lift Truck Operators - HI/LO drivers, Warehouse Associates to become part of an excellent team servicing the nation’s largest grocery store chain at our new location in Chesterfield, Michigan. This is a great opportunity for individuals who are safety conscious and have a pleasant and outgoing attitude who want to excel in a warehouse environment. Our associates enjoy PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, 401K with company match and numerous Associate Discounts!

1st and 2nd Shifts.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Read work orders or receive oral instructions to determine work assignments and material and equipment needs.

  • Repetitively pick cardboard boxes and pallets.

  • Move materials within the warehouse.

  • Accurately stage and sort products for loading.

  • Forklifts, pallet jacks and a variety of warehouse mechanical equipment may be used to transport product within the warehouse.

  • Operate stand-up and sit-down forklifts, pallet jacks, and a variety of warehouse mechanical equipment (where applicable)

  • Accurately stage and sort products for loading

  • Loads and unloads trailers

  • Maintain a clean and safe work area

  • Sorts and places parts in racks or other designated area

  • Complies with all safety requirements.

  • Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor.

Qualifications:

  • At least 1 year of warehousing or material-handling (using hand/power tools and hand truck) equipment experience required

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred

  • Proficient reading skills and ability to follow directions required

  • Ability to work independently, customer service, dealing with others, multi-tasking skills, organizational skills, flexibile, excellent with numbers and time management skills required

  • Basic computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook required (where applicable by location)

  • Flexible to work overtime preferred

  • Ability to work in non-climate controlled conditions required

  • Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job

  • Willingness to work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening required.

Physical Requirements:

The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The associate will be required to remember and understand certain instructions, guidelines or other information. The associate must be able to see and verbally

communicate. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

While performing the duties of this job, the associate will be required to move frequently, stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100lbs/45kg.

Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About Penske Logistics

Penske Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Penske Truck Leasing. With operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia, Penske Logistics provides supply chain management and logistics services to leading companies around the world. Penske Logistics delivers value through its design, planning and execution in transportation, warehousing and freight management. Visit www.PenskeLogistics.com to learn more.

Work Locations: 26090 23 Mile Rd Chesterfield, MI

Primary Location: United States-Michigan-Chesterfield

Job: Warehouse

Penske (Oracle) Job Name: Warehouse

Req ID: 1812471