Ring Container Technologies Warehouse Associate in Rockford, Illinois
To operate forklifts safely and efficiently; handle all production and raw materials properly and orderly; maintain warehouse area with orderly stacking and good housekeeping; load and unload truck/trailers safely and using proper procedures; maintain access to dock doors both inside and outside the facility; and prepare all warehouse-related documents as necessary.
Key Responsibilities and Duties
Operate forklifts in a safe manner.
Wear seat belts during forklift operation at all times.
Ensure Forklift is maintained in a safe and efficient operating condition. (Daily/Weekly Inspections)
Remove product from production area.
Ensure all units are stacked at proper height and in orderly manner in Warehouse.
Bring raw materials to the production floor.
Weigh, identify (mark) and stage waste raw materials.
Sweep and maintain Warehouse in an orderly fashion.
Maintain access to dock doors. (Snow removal, debris removal, etc.)
Prepare Warehouse reports, review Bills of Lading, work orders, etc., as necessary.
Load and unload truck/trailers.
Ensure proper procedures for loading/unloading trailer is being followed.
Assist co-workers where needed.
Assist with documenting daily and monthly Inventories.
Complete Quality Control Orientation program.
Complete Warehouse Inventory Procedure training on the in-house computer inventory systems.
Assist in the training of new employees in the Quality Control Orientation Program as needed.
Assist in the training of new employees on the in-house computer inventory systems as needed.
Perform assigned tasks as instructed by supervisors.
Complete or have completed the OSHA Forklift Certification program within 90 days of employment to earn an OSHA Forklift Certification/License.
Responsible for active participation on plant teams and activities including safety, quality, sustainability, community involvement, OEE, maintenance, employee wellness, brainstorming and continuous improvement which are required to create and maintain a World Class environment.
Responsible for their personal development by requesting regular meetings with their managers, requesting additional training, requesting involvement beyond their immediate job responsibilities, seeking higher education opportunities including continuing education classes and establishing self development and performance goals with their managers.
Experience, Educational and Technical Qualifications
Our Warehouse Associate should possess a sense of urgency, accountability, and be able to work with limited supervision. He/she must be able to read, write and understand English. Our Warehouse Associate must possess a High School diploma or GED equivalent. One year of forklift experience is preferred.
Ring Container is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.
A company that values people most of all.
Ring is committed to fostering a culture of empowerment and respect—within our own walls, in the communities we live and work in, and in the global community we all share.For our employees, we develop leadership skills, provide ongoing training, and offer opportunities for growth and reward through our RING Career Track process. We also emphasize work-life balance and take conscientious health and safety measures that have earned us recognition as one of the healthiest workplaces.For the larger community, we devote volunteer hours and monetary support to organizations and charitable causes devoted to youth, education, health care, and the environment.And for the future, we work hard to make every aspect of our own business more sustainable. Our ultimate goals? Meaningful work, inspired people, superior products, and a more livable world for all. For more about our corporate culture, visit our Corporate Responsibility pages.
Great people doing great work.