Dec 04, 2020

DW Forklift Operator 2nd

  • Professional Diversity Network
  • Brownsville, TX, USA

Job Description

Rich Products Corporation

Rich's, also known as Rich Products Corporation, is a family-owned food company dedicated to inspiring possibilities. From cakes and icings to pizza, appetizers and specialty toppings, our products are used in homes, restaurants and bakeries around the world. Beyond great food, our customers also gain insights to help them stay competitive, no matter their size. Our portfolio includes creative solutions geared at helping food industry professionals compete in foodservice, retail, in-store bakery, deli, and prepared foods, among others. Working in 100 locations globally, with annual sales exceeding $4 billion, Rich's is a global leader with a focus on everything that family makes possible. Rich's-Infinite Possibilities. One Family.
PURPOSE STATEMENTThe Forklift Operator operates an assigned vehicle in a safe and courteous manner in addition to following company and warehouse GMP's.
KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES/OUTCOMESMaintains defensive driving
Maintains trailer clean and free of contaminants and pest
Provides a communication link between customers and staff
Follow company food safety and security procedures for transporting raw and finished good products
Assists warehouse personnel with the loading and unloading of products and operates forklifts as needed
Reads and interprets maps and driving directions to plan the most efficient route service for customers and reads and interprets road signs in English
Keeps the assigned vehicle(s) clean inside and outside
Maintains accurate, up-to-date records on trip sheets, customer transportation forms, vehicle maintenance, fuel purchases, incident reports, accident reports, vehicle condition reports and other records that are requested from management
Performs minor maintenance tasks on assigned vehicle(s) as required
Fuels the assigned vehicle(s)
Coordinates the schedule for major or periodic vehicle maintenance with management and staff to minimize service interruptions
Responds immediately to accident or medical emergencies by notifying emergency response providers and Goglanian Safety and Warehouse managers
Provides customers with peer counseling and serves as a positive role model while providing transportation service
1 to 2 years of experience
Public Safety and Security - Knowledge of relevant equipment, policies, procedures, and strategies to promote effective local, state, or national security operations for the protection of people, data, property, and institutions.
English Language - Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar.
Customer and Personal Service - Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
Production and Processing - Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.

Rich Products Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates ("Rich's"), are committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state, or local law. The information collected by this application is solely to determine suitability for employment, verify identity, and maintain employment statistics on applicants.

Applicants with disabilities may be entitled to reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act and certain state or local laws. A reasonable accommodation is a change in the way things are normally done which will ensure an equal employment opportunity without imposing undue hardship on Rich's. Please contact Rich's Human Resources department at [email protected] you need assistance completing this application or to otherwise participate in the application process.



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