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Shipper Checker Loader I
700 Garrett Parkway Lewisburg, Tennessee, 37091 United States
Shipper/Checker/Loader – 2 nd shift openings (2:45pm to 11pm) and 3rd shift openings (10:45pm to 7:00am)
Primary duties include safely performing a wide range of tasks that include stacking corrugated product, conducting quality checks, material set-up, and maintaining a clean and organized workspace. The ideal candidate will have a strong commitment to working safe, an ability to work in a fast paced environment, a strong desire to learn manufacturing processes and the ability to operate complex machinery and have a desire to advance within the company.
What You Need To Succeed
Responsible for operating Electric Pallet Jacks, Forklifts, Stand-up Reach Trucks, and/or Sit-down Swing Reach Trucks.
Complete a daily checklist on Material Handling Equipment (MHE) before the start of the shift.
Ensure all safety equipment and devices are in place and working properly.
Safe operation of the MHE within the plant to prevent damage or personal injury.
Responsible for unloading inbounds, warehousing materials, supplying production lines and loading outbound shipments.
Checking the trailers to make sure they are safe to use.
Ensuring materials are properly unitized and marked.
Accurately checking the quantity and description of the materials handled.
Loading various size pallets to maximize trailer cube while minimizing in transit damage.
Able to learn and use KIWI software and RF Scanners
Completing paperwork associated with the movement of materials in an accurate and timely manner.
Maintaining accurate inventory of all materials and completing daily cycle counts.
Assisting other areas as need to maintain a team approach.
May assist as a back up to the Warehouse Clerk when necessary
Responsible for the overall Safety and cleanliness of equipment and area.
Work in a safe and efficient manner in accordance with company policies and procedures.
Overtime is required.
Perform other duties as assigned.
How You Will Impact WestRock
Understands Company Safety programs and Training requirements
Maintains the highest standard of housekeeping with employee ownership of assigned areas
Ensures all customer products meet the company quality / packaging specifications, thus having maximum likelihood to meet their expectations
Fully focused and engaged in all aspects of designated responsibility.
Ensure and maintain current standard operating and troubleshooting procedures
Achieves agreed set goals/targets
Experience working in a fast-paced, manufacturing environment with two years forklift experience
Corrugated box manufacturing experience a plus
A strong desire to advance within the facility
High School diploma or GED equivalent
Offer contingent on passing background screening and drug screen.
WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.