Nestle Warehouse Associate Forklift Operator in Northbrook, Illinois
Nestlé Waters consists of five business units: Corporate, Commercial, Supply Chain, Technical & Production, and Ready Refresh by Nestlé. Whichever one of these areas you choose to join, you’ll find yourself collaborating with a highly talented team on work that’s challenging, engaging and incredibly rewarding. You’ll be an essential element of our success: trusted, empowered and supported to make a lasting impact on the very future of our business. It’s a chance to use your knowledge, skills and experience to shine brightly and achieve your ambitions – all while delivering healthy hydration to millions of customers.
ReadyRefresh by Nestlé is one of the most visible parts of the Nestlé Waters business, delivering healthy hydration to customers where they need it most. It’s another example of how we are committed to helping people maintain a healthy lifestyle. You’ve no doubt seen our trucks on the road, on their way to bring our water and tea products to thirsty consumers. By joining this fast-growing area of our organization you’ll have the opportunity to share in our mission with a real sense of ownership and the freedom to succeed in your role. It’s a chance to apply your skills and experience to work that’s as challenging as it is rewarding. Whether collaborating as team to deliver superior customer service or making a lasting impact with your individual accomplishments, you’ll be an essential and valuable element of our success. We’ll make sure you receive the support, benefits and development you need to build the perfect career.
The Forklift Operator/Material Handler is responsible for ensuring that our product is moved within our warehouse in a safe and efficient manner by forklift operation and physically loading/unloading our trucks. They are also responsible for proper inventory being maintained, and good housekeeping and warehouse standards are upheld
Work schedule: Two shifts are available:
Monday through Friday (8:00PM start)
Sunday through Thursday (Sundays day shift : 8:00a start)and Mon day - Thursday: 8p start)
positions are minimum of 40 hours per week
Starting hourly pay: $17.00 + shift differential for evening work
What can you expect during your shift?
Safety is our #1 priority and we count on you to keep our warehouse standards in a safe and professional manner
Loading and unloading of route delivery trucks and tractor trailers
Palletizing products for route truck loading
Operate warehouse equipment such as Forklifts, Electric Pallet Jacks etc. (it’s okay if you don’t know how, we’ll train you!)
Take care of our products through proper handling and storage
Maintain accurate inventories for all the orders you build
Working outdoors! You will move our delivery trucks for loading or unloading and perform truck refueling
How do you become a Forklift Operator/Material Handler at Nestle?
You must be at least 18 years of age
1 to 3 years of warehouse experience preferred
Forklift operation experience a plus, but not required
You must have the ability to repeatedly lift up to 60 lbs. various during the work shift
You must be willing and able to work indoors and outdoors in all weather conditions
You are willing to work overtime as needed
You must possess a valid Driver's License and have an acceptable driving record (no major driving offenses in the last 7 years)
To our veterans and separated service members : you are at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestlé. The skills that you have gained while serving our country, such as adaptability, agility, and leadership, are aligned with the skills that we look for when we think about what success looks like at Nestle. We hope that you will consider sharing in our mission and purpose to enhance quality of life and contribute to a healthier future.
About Us : Nestlé Waters North America is the nation’s leading bottled water company. Our water brands include Poland Spring, Arrowhead, Ozarka, Deer Park, Zephyrhills and Ice Mountain, and Nestlé Pure Life. We’re passionate about creating shared value for society in all kinds of ways: from providing careers and benefits to communities where we operate to environmental stewardship – most notably responsible water management, lightweight packaging and advancing recycling in America. As a valuable part of our team, you’ll receive a competitive total rewards package – something that will provide you with the support you need to thrive both inside and outside of work. It’s not just the work that you’ll find fulfilling here though. As you build a career with us, you’ll receive exactly the kind of benefits you’d expect from a leading name in healthy hydration. The only question is, what elements will help you succeed at Nestlé
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