ProAmpac Holdings, Inc. Forklift Operator/Material Handler in Hanover Park, Illinois
Come work at a place where you can build a future and play an important role in a fast-paced, safety-oriented, and growing industry! We are an ESSENTIAL employer that is ACTIVELY HIRING at our Hanover Park, IL facility!
ProAmpac is a leading global flexible packaging company with comprehensive product offerings. Providing creative packaging solutions, industry-leading customer service and award-winning innovation to a diverse global marketplace. We are guided in our work by four core values that are the basis for our success: Integrity, Intensity, Innovation, and Involvement.
The safety and health of our team is our top priority. ProAmpac has taken great steps to provide all personal protective equipment and sanitizing supplies to create a safe and healthy work environment for you.
We are aggressively seeking a Material Handler to join our growing team. If you are an experienced Material Handler looking for a new opportunity with a leading packaging company, ProAmpac is looking for you to join our team!
The Material Handler functions under the direct supervision of the Warehouse Lead. This position is responsible for loading, unloading, and moving materials within plant, prepares make-ready pallets for printing, slitting, pouch-making, and spouting operations by performing the following duties:
Ensure personal compliance with all company Quality System, Operational, and Human Resource policies, procedures, and practices, including Safety and housekeeping procedures.
Generates pick list or follows oral instructions to ascertain materials or containers to be staged per job.
Cooperates and coordinates with warehouse manager and other departments to ensure material availability based on production schedule and needs.
Loads and unloads materials onto or from pallets, trays, racks, and shelves either by hand or utilizing lifting equipment.
Conveys materials from storage or work sites to designated area and documents such movements.
Counts, weighs, and records number of units of materials moved or handled on pick list.
Attaches identifying barcodes or labels to materials or marks information on cases, or other containers.
Operates forklift truck, electric hoist or pallet mover to assist in loading or moving materials and products.
Cross trains in receiving, shipping; backs-up department as needed.
Resolves inventory variances and participants in inventory cycle counts.
Participates in on-going training opportunities and supports a continuous quality improvement environment.
Review work instructions and procedures that are applicable to the position.
Perform other assignments as requested by ProAmpac management.
2nd Shift: 2pm-10pm (Monday-Friday)
What ProAmpac has to offer:
Quarterly bonuses: perfect attendance bonus and gainshare program
11 paid company holidays
Paid Vacation & Sick/Personal time
401k with company match
Medical, Dental, Vision, and other supplemental offerings
Company-provided life insurance
Employee Assistance Program
Paid Parental Leave
Wellness program -- living a healthy lifestyle can get you a discount on your health insurance premiums AND other incentives
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled
High School Diploma or equivalent.
At least 2 years of forklift operating experience strongly preferred.
Ability to work with all levels of employees.
Capable of lifting up to 50 lbs.
Sound oral and written communication skills.
Complete the necessary ProAmpac training program.
Area of Interest: Manufacturing
Department: Material Handling-2400