Warehouse/Forklift Operator at Crown Holdings in Batesville, Mississippi

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Job Description:

Job Title

Warehouse/Forklift Operator


Batesville, MS 38606 US (Primary)

Job Type



Manufacturing and Production

Career Level

Entry Level


High School Education/GED

Job Accountabilities

Duties And Responsibilities:

This position will transport inventory and materials (both raw materials and finished goods) throughout both the operation floor and warehouse areas at this high-speed state-of-the-art metal packaging manufacturing facility.


Requirements for this position would include but not be limited to the following:

  • Ensures all equipment, guards, and safety devices are in place at all times, and follows safe work procedures and safety rules

  • Operates powered industrial trucks to transport inventory and load tractor trailers for shipment.

  • Transports inventory in warehouse to correct locations and stages orders for shipment.

  • Understands daily production schedule and corresponds with mgmt. leads, and coworkers accordingly

  • Performs visual inspection of aluminum cans and packaging quality.

  • Monitors schedules, equipment, or processes, and reports problems to supervisor.

  • Assists with Material Movers (Line drivers) or other forklift operations when necessary

  • Follows all SOP's (standard operating procedures) and communicates with proper personnel as concerns or issues arise

  • Assist Quality Assurance in locating pallets for sampling

  • Keeps equipment and all areas safe, clean, and organized through proper housekeeping

  • Performs other related duties as required

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Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • A high school graduate or equivalent with 3+ years working forklift experience in a manufacturing setting.

  • Effective recordkeeping skills and the ability to focus on details.

  • Proven ability to effectively manage multiple projects/tasks at the same time.

  • Effective and proven communication skills (both written and verbal) working in a team environment.

  • The ability to travel domestically for training within the first one or two months with the Company.

  • Must be able to work twelve (12) hour shifts, both day and evening.

Preferred Requirements:

  • Working experience in a high-speed manufacturing environment is preferred.

Physical Requirements

  • While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly required to sit, stand, walk, use hands, reach with hands and arms, and may be required to balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl

  • The associate may lift and/or move up to 50 pounds

  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision and ability to adjust focus

Working Conditions

  • Generally works in a plant environment but will be required to perform some job duties inside a typical office setting

  • While performing the duties of this job, the associate may be exposed to moving mechanical parts and vehicular traffic

  • The associate may be exposed to a wide range of temperatures

  • The noise level is frequently loud

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Crown is an equal opportunity employer. Crown does not discriminate against any candidate or employee on the basis of race, national origin, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, age, disability, religion, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.