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Forklift Operator/Yard - Kent, WA

Kent, WA, US, 98032

APG West & Canada

 

Job ID:  149769

 

CPM, a CRH company, is a division within Oldcastle APG. APG is North America’s leading manufacturer and supplier of concrete masonry, dry mix, and hardscape products. With over $2B in sales, APG operates across 36 states and 5 Canadian provinces through a network of over 195 operating locations and more than 6,500 employees.   

 

Summary

 

Operates forklift as directed and without supervision while adhering to all rules and regulations mandated by safety policies and procedures.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

 

  • Read job specifications to determine operator adjustments and material requirements
  • Position forks, lifting platform or other lifting devices under, over, or around loaded pallets, skids, boxes, products or materials and transports load to designated area
  • Inventories materials in warehouse and yard and supply workers with materials as needed
  • Performs routine maintenance to include lubricating, fueling and cleaning
  • Make sure all housekeeping is maintained in a clear and orderly fashion in assigned area
  • Load and unload customers in the yard per ship ticket
  • Other duties and responsibilities related to the nature of the job may be assigned on a temporary or permanent basis as needed 

 

Requirements/Education/Experience

 

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent; a minimum of two years of related experience in trades specific to job requirements; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Must be able to pass an internal certification program
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instruction, shipping and receiving tickets and procedure manuals
  • Knowledge of basic math and measurements
  • Must have the ability to lift and/or move 50 lbs. from ground level, occasionally up to 100 lbs. with assistance, if needed
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish Preferred

 

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.

 

CPM, 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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Date Posted:  Apr 24, 2019


Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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