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Forklift Operator at Georgia Pacific in Breinigsville, Pennsylvania

Posted in Manufacturing 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Who is Georgia-Pacific?Watch to find out!

GP Recycling is seeking Forklift Operators for 3rd shift at our Allentown, PA facility.  This role supports the sustainability efforts of Georgia-Pacific by facilitating the movement of incoming and outgoing product through the facility. Successful candidates will demonstrate a strong commitment to safety standards, attendance excellence, and knowledge of forklift operations.  
GP Recycling, a subsidiary of Georgia-Pacific, is one of the largest pure traders of recycled fiber in the world, trading in excess of 100,000 tons per week. Our operation in Allentown handles a high volume of corrugated papers for the production of corrugated containers and packaging which includes Linerboard, Bleached, and Unbleached Kraft Grades. To learn more about our GP Harmon Recycling, visit


A Day In The Life Typically Includes:


  • Safely operating a sit-down forklift to load and unload trailers

  • Ensuring accurate record keeping for all inbound and outbound shipments

  • Working collaboratively with other team members

  • Ensuring a safer work environment throughout the facility by removing debris from areas within the warehouse


What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED

  • One (1) year or more of experience using a forklift to load and unload trailers

  • Willing and able to work holidays, weekends, and overtime as needed

  • Willing and able to perform tasks such as lifting, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing and/or pulling for up to eight (8) hours a day

  • Willing and able to work in a hot, humid, and cold industrial environment    

  • Willing to promote safe work practices and maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, including wearing safety equipment                 

  • Willing and able to lift up to 30lbs


What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in an industrial or manufacturing environment



Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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