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SANFORD MATERIAL HANDLER – MULTIPLE SHIFTS

Country:
United States
Work Location:
Sanford/Precision Forming
State:
North Carolina
19 Mar 2021
Job Type:
Regular
About The Opportunity

The material handler operates the industrial forklift to move materials in the warehouse area and loads/unloads truck trailers or shipping containers.  Initial training may take place at other GKN locations (Alamance, Roxboro).

Key Responsibilities

  • Receives and ships material daily with scan guns and computer.
  • Performs inventory control functions including cycle counts, part number verification, and location verification.
  • Performs general warehouse forklift duties, such as moving material, finding parts in warehouse, putting material away, and transferring materials between unloading, processing, loading, and storage areas.
  • Pulls parts and stocks production lines.
  • Loads or unloads materials manually, off or on to pallets, platforms, skids, or lifting devices.
  • Performs routine post and pre-inspections to ensure forklift equipment is in suitable working order.
  • Reports to supervisor any damage to racks, faulty equipment, or any other safety hazards.
  • Weighs products or materials, and records weight and other production information on labels and tags.
  • Consults, works, and coordinates with supervisors, managers, equipment manufacturers, and employees regarding unloading and loading operations.
  • Wraps material loads with a wrapper and cleans the warehouse premises.
  • Completes forklift operator training provided by the industry annually.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by a manager or supervisor.

Qualifications/Experience/Skills

 

  • High school degree from an accredited institution.
  • Certification in operating forklifts is an advantage.
  • Two years’ experience as forklift operator in warehouse environment.
  • Ability to read labels and numbers.
  • Ability to operate in high speed and fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to add, subtract, and multiply.
  • Good physical health.
  • Able to follow instructions as directed by the supervisor.
  • Ability to stand for a long time.

Qualifications/Experience/Skills

 

  • High school degree from an accredited institution.
  • Certification in operating forklifts is an advantage.
  • Two years’ experience as forklift operator in warehouse environment.
  • Ability to read labels and numbers.
  • Ability to operate in high speed and fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to add, subtract, and multiply.
  • Good physical health.
  • Able to follow instructions as directed by the supervisor.
  • Ability to stand for a long time.

 


About Us

GKN Automotive is the market leader in conventional, all-wheel and electrified drive systems and solutions.

With a comprehensive global footprint, we design, develop, manufacture and integrate an extensive range of driveline technologies for over 90% of the world’s car manufacturers.

Diversity and Inclusion

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN Automotive. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN Automotive is an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, colour, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.


Diversity and Inclusion

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN is an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.