Forklift Operator - Davenport, FL at Oldcastle APG Inc in Davenport, Florida

Posted in Transportation 19 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:

 

Job ID:  278943

Oldcastle APG, a CRH company, is a leading global supplier of building and landscaping products. Its product portfolio includes hardscapes and masonry, packaged cement mixes, lawn and garden materials, and composite decking sold through a variety of channels for residential and commercial use. Oldcastle APG is the leading producer of hardscapes in North America and Europe and the innovator behind many of the industry’s well-known brands: Belgard hardscapes, Echelon masonry, Sakrete bagged dry mixes, and MoistureShield composite decking. With over 250 operating locations and approximately 8,400 employees, Oldcastle APG operates across 7 countries in the U.S., Canada, and throughout Europe.

Job Summary

This position requires operating a forklift in a rugged 50+ acre outdoor, paved and unpaved environment.  The successful candidate must be able to work in a fast-paced, covered and uncovered manufacturing facility.  

Job Duties

 


  • Operate stretch wrap machines, film roll up-enders, and extended boom arm forklift equipment

  • Organize product on the yard according to inventory procedures

  • Safely load product onto and unload product from flatbeds and box trailers

  • Validate packing slips, ship tickets, and other delivery documentation by auditing, recording and interpreting shipping documentation, weights & measures, labels and production schedules

  • Will be trained to operate the bagging line

  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements

 


  • At least 2 years’ experience operating 5,000 lb forklift in an outdoor yard environment

  • High school diploma or GED, or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience

  • Ability to perform routine inspection, fueling & preventive maintenance duties (lubrication, cleaning, battery change)

  • Ability to read and write in English

  • Math, communication, and comprehension skills to interface with transportation, dispatch, & direct trailer hitch operations

  • Ability to successfully pass internal Forklift Certification Training and demonstrate safety procedures 

Physical Requirements


  • Physical requirements include lifting up to 65 lbs., extended standing, walking, sitting, bending, climbing, working inside and outside, and use of fall protection equipment

  • Able to perform job tasks in sometimes dusty, hot and/or cold working conditions

  • Able to sit for extended periods, climb up & down from cab heights, and work effectively in extreme outdoor climate(s) - cold, heat, rain, fog

What CRH Americas Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay

  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs

  • Group retirement savings program

  • Health and wellness programs

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

About CRH Americas

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

Oldcastle APG, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH family!

CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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