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Lift Truck Operator

Tulsa, OK

The mission of the material handler (also referred to as a “lift truck operator” or LTO) is to provide the basic material movement that allows the Finished Product Warehouse (FPW) to fulfill its mission of servicing the adjacent Kimberly Clark mill as well as meet customer service expectations on the shipment and receipt of the finished product.

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Duties and Responsibilities

The primary task of the material handler is the safe and efficient operation of the industrial powered clamp and fork trucks.

The basic responsibilities of the material handler include:

  • Remove finished and palletized product from the palletizer outfeeds and deliver it safely and in undamaged condition to a storage location within the building or directly to an outbound trailer Pick product from a warehouse storage location and deliver the product safely and in good condition to another designated storage location within the building or an outbound trailer
  • Inspect and receive product off inbound trailers for storage in the warehouse or delivery to another outbound trailer and report and rotate damage uncovered during the unload
  • Wrap loose product through the use of portable stretch wrap machine
  • Correctly utilize the Warehouse Management System (WMS) to maximize personal efficiency and maintain effective inventory control in the movement of product throughout the building.
  • Seek out and pro-actively correct unsafe situations in the warehouse such as leaning or spilled product and repair damage
  • Inspect and maintain a neat and organized industrial truck free of trash, debris, and unnecessary items and immediately report any unsafe conditions
  • Reports to lead or supervisor any evidence of theft, safety violations, any evidence of alcohol or drug abuse, or any other violations of WSI policy or procedure
  • Meets all productivity and safety standards as communicated by WSI supervision

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Qualifications:

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Proficient reading and writing skills
  • Basic math skills (ability to mentally perform basic calculation)
  • Ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner
  • Perform daily tasks in an organized manner
  • Ability to work and contribute in a team environment
  • Ability to follow instructions and follow through on assigned tasks and responsibilities as assigned by management
  • Willingness to accept additional assignments

Physical Capabilities

  • Willingness to accept additional assignments
  • Ability to safely lift 50 pounds
  • Ability to sit for extended periods of time through very hot/cold temperatures
  • Ability to repetitively twist or turn to drive in reverse
  • Ability to turn steering wheel on forklift requiring full rotation of arms and shoulders
  • Ability to climb, kneel, stoop, and squat

Company:

WSI is a logistics company that provides warehousing, distribution, and transportation services to many large companies throughout the United States.  WSI is committed to being the premier provider of supply chain solutions in North America.  We believe premier means providing Absolute Reliability in our service and Best Overall Value to our clients, while providing a positive and safe working environment for employees.  We believe this is best achieved when we can hire high quality, reliable candidates like yourself!  Does this sound like an organization that you want to be a part of?

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