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Forklift Operator
Georgia-Pacific is hiring Forklift Operators for our Plywood facility in Madison Georgia.

The Forklift Operator is responsible for ensuring that production goals are met by moving material efficiently through various departments in the mill and providing supplies for operators.

A strong commitment to safety standards and knowledge of forklift operations are critical for success in this role.

If you are self-motivated and committed to attendance excellence, we look forward to hearing from you!

* Adhering to all plant safety and environmental guidelines, policies, and procedures

* Demonstrating proficiency with forklift operation in order to obtain a forklift certification for our mill

* Loading and unloading materials

* Completing inventory/department documentation (both manually and with the use of a computer software system)

* Working as part of a team to meet production and quality goals 

* Performing basic preventive maintenance and fueling equipment

* Completing general housekeeping duties to maintain a continuously safe and clean team work environment

Basic Qualifications:

* Must have a high school diploma or GED.

* Two (2) or more years of verifiable experience operating a forklift safely in a fast paced manufacturing, industrial or warehouse environment.

* Must be able to obtain and maintain a Georgia Pacific mobile equipment license and other permits for operating mobile equipment.

* Willing and able to work any shift, holidays, weekends, and overtime as necessary.

* Willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, to include safety equipment, i.e.: safety glasses, hearing protection, steel toed boots and other PPE as required by specific job.

* Willing and able to work in a sometimes hot, cold, dusty, and noisy industrial environment.

* Willing and able to perform tasks such as lifting, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing, and/or pulling.

Preferred Qualifications:


* Driving a forklift in a lumber or Plywood mill/warehouse.

* Previous experience using a computer for basic record-keeping and documentation functions.


Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer.

Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify.

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