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On Shift/Infeed Fork Truck Operator

Company: Kronospan Holdings Ltd.
Location: Clarion
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:

Position description

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On Shift/Infeed Fork Truck Operator

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Main duties and responsibilities

Who We Are:

Clarion Boards and Clarion Laminates are part of Kronospan USA - We are the world's leading producer of wood-based panels including MDF, OSB, Particleboard and Laminate Flooring. Operating more than 40 sites worldwide, we offer our associates numerus opportunities. We are looking for hard-working, dedicated individuals, who want to join our growing Shippenville, PA team.

Your Career, your way.

Our core values are reflected in everything we do: We are inquisitive with a will to win. We explore new processes and we focus on innovation. Our associates share knowledge and experiences and work collaboratively. We foster an inclusive working environment and welcome diversity. We take responsibility for the environment in which we live and work and practice sustainability in everything we do.

What You Will Do Here:

The Infeed / Forklift Operator is responsible for the inspection, transfer of materials in and out of the storage system and supplying raw materials to the production line via forklift in order to meet production requirements.


What You Need to Succeed:

* The ability to read and comprehend work instructions of a technical nature.
* The ability to operate or learn to operate heavy machinery.
* The ability to work with electric, pneumatic, or hand tools.
* The ability to be trained and become certified to operate a forklift.
* The ability to comprehend and manipulate metric measurements.
* The ability to work effectively with other members of the facility team.
* The ability to work without constant supervision.
* The ability to creatively problem-solve, individually or as part of a group.
* The ability to work in extreme heat and cold
* The ability to lift up to 50 lbs without assistance.
* Ability to climb stairs and ladders at a safe but rapid pace

. Perfect or near-perfect attendance record

. Experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment preferred


* Previous forklift operation experience
* Previous experience in an industrial manufacturing environment

PHYSICAL JOB REQUIREMENTS: Activities and Safety Equipment

* Sitting, standing on concrete, walking, climbing, heavy lifting, push/pulling, reaching, bending, vision, hearing, dexterity of hands and fingers, and written and verbal communication.
* face shield/goggles, dust mask/ respirator, hard hat, ear plugs, and high visibility vest required

What we offer

What You Will Get:

As a company dedicated to its associates, we offer numerous benefits and advantages:

* Growth opportunities, domestic and international, with the world's leading producer of wood panel products
* Work in a diverse, inclusive environment with colleagues from around the world
* You enjoy highly competitive benefits program including affordable medical, dental and vision plans
* Company paid life and short & long term disability plans
* Supplemental life, critical illness and accident plans for you and your family
* 401 (k) retirement plan with company match
* Paid time off including a generous paid vacation plan and holidays after 90 days
* "Life of Career" training opportunities through our global or local KronoAcademy
* Uniform & reimbursement for safety boots & prescription safety glasses and company provided tools

Together we work, together we win.

What to Send Our Way:

* Your updated resume, highlighting your education, experience and skills.

Keywords: Kronospan Holdings Ltd., Pittsburgh , On Shift/Infeed Fork Truck Operator, Other , Clarion, Pennsylvania

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