Forklift Operator (Direct Hire) - 2ND SHIFT in Joliet, IL at DSC Logistics

Date Posted: 11/30/2019

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Job Description

NOW HIRING!!!

DSC Logistics is Hiring Full time Forklift Operators!

DSC Logistics is looking for dependable and experienced Forklift Operators for our Joliet, IL facilities!

Where:

DSC Logistics - 4000 Rock Creek Blvd. Joliet IL 60431

Shift:

2ND SHIFT: 3pm-11pm Monday through Friday

Type:

Stand-up Forklifts (Experience Required)

Staring Pay:

$15.80 - $17.80/Hour
Wage increases of $1.30/hour in the first 12-16 months of employment. Additional increases after this period as well.

Bonus:

Forklift Operators are eligible for quarterly production bonus

Position Overview:

The Forklift Operator is responsible for safely operating a forklift to perform responsibilities within the warehouse operations.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Load, unload, pick, put away, consolidate, stack and stage products and materials using a forklift
  • Follow specific work instructions and best practices to safely and accurately complete daily work assignments
  • Support all operational processes and procedures to ensure value to the customer and compliance with all DSC policies, customer requirements and federal/state/local regulations
  • Assists with physical inventories and cycle counts, ensuring proper stock rotation
  • Inspect each pallet and or case for proper quantities, items brands, and lot codes
  • Communicate problems, concerns and ideas to management. Identify process improvements.
  • Maintain a clean, neat, and orderly work area
  • Assist in maintaining the security of the warehouse. Conduct operations in a manner that promotes safety.
  • Participate in all assigned training programs and adhere to all guidelines
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Job Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of and ability to operate a Stand-up forklift
  • Meet medium level physical exertion requirements, including lifting up to 50 pounds frequently
  • Ability to learn how to operate RF systems in logistics environment
  • Basic math and reading skills to perform job tasks and complete necessary paperwork
  • Ability to follow oral and/or written instruction

DSC Competencies:

  • Leadership
  • Collaboration
  • Information
  • Execution
  • Flexibility
  • Integrity

DSC Logistics is a leader in transforming logistics and supply chain management into a critical business strategy based on collaborative partnerships, innovative thinking and high-performance operations. DSC achieves the business goals of Fortune 500 and other dynamic companies by designing, integrating, managing and adapting customized supply chain solutions. As a Lead Logistics Partner (LLP) and third-party logistics (3PL) provider, DSC delivers value by reducing total system costs, optimizing business processes, facilitating growth and change, and maximizing the potential of the supply chain. In today’s environment, filled with rapid and unpredictable change, DSC helps customers achieve their goals by being ready for anything!

We offer a market competitive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, 401(k) match and tuition reimbursement.

DSC Logistics is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and relies on the diverse skills, backgrounds and perspectives of our people to drive change, innovation and growth. EOE/M/F/D/V

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $15.80 to $17.80 /hour