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Fork Truck Driver

Kelly Services
Ringwood, IL 60072
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**Fork Truck Driver Ringwood, IL**

Kelly Outsourcing & Consulting Group (KellyOCG), a managed solution provider and business unit of Kelly Services, Inc., is currently seeking a **Fork Truck Driver** for a long-term engagement at one of our Global clients in **Ringwood, IL.** This role is a full-time, fully benefitted position. As a KellyOCG employee you will be eligible for Medical, Dental, 401K and a variety of other benefits to choose from. Youll also be eligible for paid time off, including holiday, vacation and sick/personal time. All KellyOCG employees receive annual performance reviews.

As a **Fork Truck Driver (Day) & (Night)** placed with KellyOCG you will be responsible for the following:


The **Day Fork Truck Driver** will move material within a warehouse and production environment in a safe, accurate and timely manner on a 12 hour, rotating shift.

The **Night Fork Truck Driver** will move material within a warehouse and production environment in a safe, accurate and timely manner on a 12 hour, rotating shift.

This position will work with packagers, process operators, maintenance tech, production engineer, Logistics personnel in Ringwood operations facility.

**Forklift Driver:**

+ Move material within a warehouse and production environment in a safe, accurate and in a timely manner.

+ Be able to identify potential hazards in the workplace and to take action to eliminate/minimize risks.

+ Comply with all site rules and safety requirements.

+ Comply with Logistics procedures.

+ Maintain a clean and safe work environment.

+ Inspect pallets prior stacking and un-stacking

+ Apply banding/strapping and labeling according to specifications.

+ Perform daily forklift and Drexel inspections.

+ Obtain raw materials for production per transfer order request.

+ Remove trash, damaged pallets, and cardboard from production areas as needed.

+ Return unused raw materials back to RM Warehouse and identify partial quantities with count tags.

+ Track all material movements in SAP for inventory accuracy.

+ Band/strap drums/pails on pallet.

+ Separate bags and drums from pallet per transfer order request.

+ Communicate with production personnel via radio.

+ Re-label drums/pails/totes if needed.

+ Operate Forklift, Drexel, scrubber/sweeper drive in and walk behind equipment.

+ Perform floor building clean ups by using scrubber/sweeper equipment per the cleaning schedule.

+ Perform rounds on a daily basis and fill out the round sheet checklist.

+ Communicate with lead and Dow to provide proper storage requirement information.

+ Perform cycle counts as needed.

+ Work with other drivers and production personnel to ensure team spirit and team functionality.

+ Other duties as requested by management.

+ Notify supervision of all injuries, illnesses, spills and other safety incidents immediately.

+ Successfully complete all required EHS Training.

**Critical Success Factors:**

- Must be able to understand and carry out instructions concerning standardized or non- standardized requirements, methods and procedures.

- Mark up procedures that need better clarification and escalate to engineer to ensure procedure gets updated/improved

- Escalate issues, provide ideas for fixing the problem and be part of the solution.

- Great teamwork skills

- Great housekeeping mindset

- Have good troubleshooting skills

- Have initiative, be proactive

- Must have sufficient judgment to ask questions when in doubt regarding procedures or instructions.

- Must be able to understand and follow all plant safety and security rules and regulations.

- Must be able to recognize hazards and avoid creating hazards to himself/herself, fellow employees, the general public and the environment.

- Must be able to exercise sufficient judgment to prevent product losses and protect Company equipment.

- Must be able to maintain confidentiality of information concerning product process relative to Company business.

- Must have ability to do math calculations and read process instructions and material safety data sheets.

- Must be safety-minded and have good housekeeping habits.

- Must actively work to improve the safety performance of fellow employees by giving and receiving feedback on safety.

**Education/Certification/Experience Requirements**

**-** Must be at least 18 years of age and Must have and maintain a valid driver's license

- High school diploma, equivalent, or a satisfactory work record is required

- Must be able to read, write, and verbally communicate in English.

- Must be able to calculate various measurements using basic math skills.

- Fork Truck operation training will be provided

**Physical Requirements:**

**-** With mechanic assist, must be able to manually move 500 pound drums after proper PHYSICAL training.

- Must be able to manually lift and handle a nominal weight of 25kgs (55lbs).

- Ability to wear various types of respirators (cartridge, fresh air, or self-contained). Facial hair around the sealing surface of the respirator is not allowed.

- Must be able to climb ladders and stairs.

- Must have sufficient dexterity and strength to operate process equipment, turn valves, etc.

- Must be able to operate hand tools, such as pliers, screwdrivers, and scrapers.

- Required to stand up to 90% of working day with frequent walking, intermittent stopping and bending while operating equipment, drumming, etc.

- Must be able to tolerate periodic hot, inside working conditions or cold outside conditions

- Have no known sensitivity or history of skin or respiratory allergies to dust, dirt, or chemicals to which there may be workplace exposure if an allergic reaction could create a safety or health hazard.

- Must be able to wear required protective clothing & equipment.

- Must be able to operate forklifts both manual, (pallet jacks), and sit-down riders.

To learn more about KellyOCG and our Managed Solutions expertise, visit us at **/Solutions/Business-and-Professional Services.**

**Important information:** This position is recruited by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

The Managed Solutions practice within Kelly Outsourcing and Consulting Group (KellyOCG ) is one focus within the full array of Kelly Services workforce solutions.

Kelly Services has transformed from the staffing industry pioneer to a leading workforce solutions provider. KellyOCG is the distinguished outsourcing and consulting segment of Kelly Services, known for applying a forward-looking approach that enables companies to make strategic workforce planning decisions that impact their business and competitive advantage.

The Managed Solutions practice area of KellyOCG is dedicated to partnering with clients to architect and implement solutions that put them in a position to meet their operational obligation to their organization and freedom to focus on their more strategic business needs.

**AboutKelly Services** ****

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to have a role in managing employment opportunities for more than one million workers around the globe. We employ 550,000 of these individuals directly with the remaining workers engaged through our talent supply chain network of supplier partners. Revenue in 2015 was $5.5 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at

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Posted: 2021-01-11 Expires: 2021-02-11

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