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Yard Worker / Forklift Operator - Lebanon, PA

Location:  Lebanon, PA, US, 17042
Company:  Oldcastle Precast

 

Job ID:  120740

Non-Exempt

 

Oldcastle Precast is the leading manufacturer of precast concrete, polymer concrete, and plastic products in the United States. Our products range from utility vaults, reinforced concrete pipe, catch basins, drainage and septic tanks, to retaining walls, storm shelters, wall panels, concrete barriers, a variety of prestressed concrete products and more. With more than 80 locations nationwide and 3,000 plus employees, Oldcastle Precast is committed to upholding core values of reliability, quality, and service in cutting edge ways.

 

 

Summary

 

Verifies and keeps records on incoming and outgoing shipments and prepares items for shipment by performing the following duties.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

 

  • Compares identifying information and counts, weighs, or measures items of incoming and outgoing shipments to verify information against bills of lading, invoices, orders, or other records
  • Operates diesel forklifts to stack and retrieve supplies and materials
  • Responsibilities also include documenting and maintaining inventory and ensuring production area organization and cleanliness
  • Receives, unpacks and examines incoming shipments, rejects damaged items, records shortages, and corresponds with shipper to rectify damages and shortages
  • Checks and stores merchandise or materials
  • Fills requisition and orders
  • Packs, crates, and ships products out to distribution centers, departments, or assembly lines
  • Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job
  • Reports to a manager or head of the department
  • Examines outgoing shipments to ensure shipments meet specifications
  • Performs loading and unloading of outgoing and incoming shipments
  • Retrieves finished goods from inventory and stages shipments
  • Other duties may be assigned

 

Qualifications

 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Education and/or Experience

 

  • High school education or equivalent; or at least 1 month related experience or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

 

Language Skills

 

  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos
  • Ability to write simple correspondence
  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization

 

Mathematical Skills

 

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide, in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals
  • Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs

 

Technical Skills

 

  • Diesel forklift experience necessary

 

Reasoning Ability

 

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form
  • Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations

 

Physical Demands

 

  • Occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl
  • Must be able to lift up to 40lbs

 

Work Environment

 

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to outside weather conditions and vibration
  • Occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, heat and cold
  • Noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high

 

 

 

What Oldcastle Offers You

 

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs

 

About Oldcastle

 

Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle family.  Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle family!

 

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Oldcastle Precast is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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