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2nd Shift Forklift Operator

Company: UNFI
Location: Aurora
Posted on: June 5, 2024

Job Description:

DISCOVER WHAT S NEXT FOR YOUR CAREER.Join our team and immediately become part of the largest distributor of conventional, natural, organic and specialty products in the United States and Canada. We serve over 43,000 customer locations with 200,000 different products. Our Warehouse associates supply thousands of consumers with better for you food that nourishes families nationwide. Our retailers range from small family owned stores to Whole Foods Marketsand everything in between. Are you ready to make an impact on the lives of others and feel good about what you do? Join our growing Distribution team today!Why Work for UNFI?Starting Pay $21.25/hr Weekend Differential $2.00/hrFreezer Differential $2.00/hrWeekly paychecksEarlier pay, easier saving. Even is the money app that makes it happen.A new fully sponsored benefit for all UNFI associates.Medical, dental and vision benefits after 30 days of employmentPaid Leave Time earnedEven more perks: 401K with company match, tuition reimbursement, on-site grocery store, wellness program that puts money back in your pocket for living a healthy lifestylePOSITION PURPOSE: Responsible for moving product. A forklift operator at United Natural Foods is required to have a strong understanding of his/her lift, the loads he/she is carrying, productivity measures and safety procedures.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND BASIC DUTIES:Reports to the shipping office at the beginning of each shift for the daily assignment, vehicle inspection sheet and replenishment discrepancies sheetInspects assigned lift and completes vehicle inspection sheetReplenishes pick slots using the view request screen. If no requests exist, uses the manual replenish screen to fill empty or almost empty slotsPerforms knockdowns for selectors when neededMaintains correct counts and logs any discrepancies in inventoryVerifies that the correct product is being put in the appropriate pick locationCuts and removes shrink wrap from all knockdownsRemoves all empty pallets from pick locations and aisles. Separates the good, bad, and blue pallets and neatly stages in pallet staging areaKeeps area clean and debris out of work areaOperates the lift in a safe and efficient mannerParks and recharges lift in its appropriate spot at the end of the shiftImmediately informs a lead, supervisor, or manager of any potential safety violations or violation of company policyPerform duties in accordance with Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP) and Safe Quality Food (SQF) policies and procedures, as appropriate for locationQUALIFICATIONS:Understanding of Safety guidelinesStrong knowledge of applicable Bakco functions and RF systemsWarehouse/Operations preferred but not requiredHave an understanding of procedures in other areas of the warehouse for a more global understanding of all processesAbility to apply common sense understanding to carry out simple one or two step instructions and to deal with ordinary, standardized situationsAbility to perform very basic math skills including adding; subtracting, multiplying, and dividing two-digit numbers; the four basic arithmetic operations with money; and operations with units such as inch, foot, yard; ounce, and poundAble to read and communicate in EnglishAll qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. UNFI is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive and respectful environment for all. - M/F/Veteran/Disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Keywords: UNFI, Aurora , 2nd Shift Forklift Operator, Professions , Aurora, Colorado

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