Ryder System Forklift Operator (2nd shift: 2:30pm-11pm) in Northlake, Texas
Ryder System, Inc. is a FORTUNE® 500 provider of leading-edge transportation, logistics and supply chain management solutions. For nearly 80 years, Ryder has earned high marks for serving customers in a timely, cost-effective and reliable manner. That reputation has helped Ryder to rank continually among the industry's leading companies in many publications. Ryder was named by Forbes as one of America's Best Employers and named among the World's Most Admired Companies 5 YEARS IN A ROW by Fortune Magazine.
At Ryder’s Northlake, TX warehouse, we are looking for reliable Material Handlers to help maintain warehouse stock and assist in fulfilling orders. Our Material Handlers will be responsible for receiving product, loading trucks, staging products based on customer orders and assisting with organizing and maintaining existing inventory.
Pay starts at $14.50 PLUS $0.50 shift differential for working 2 nd shift.
Benefits of working at Ryder:
Full Benefit Package including medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability
Employee discount packages, including cell phones, cars, computer equipment, gifts, etc.
401K with company match
Ryder Stock Purchase Program
Paid Employee Referral Program
All PPE provided, including a yearly $100 safety shoes voucher
High school diploma or equivalent preferred
Six months of related warehouse experience required (one year experience preferred)
Ability to read, do basic mathematics, understand and respond to written and verbal instructions in English for the purposes of safety, work instructions, policies, etc. Ability to lift up to 50 pounds unassisted
Ability to input data into several WMS computer systems
Ability to learn to operate powered industrial truck(s), such as: stand-up and sit-down forklifts, cherry pickers, pallet jacks, etc, including how to operate and maintain (change battery, recognize common mechanical issues)
May be required to operate manual and/or automated other warehouse/manufacturing equipment (such as a packaging line)
Works overtime as assigned.
Perform the assigned tasks as described in the location's policies and procedures standards to include handling of materials within associated logical transactions
Package, kit and/or assemble orders and materials
Perform material moves with associated physical/logical transactions as required
Participate in workgroup and other team activities for the purpose of self improvement and improving warehouse operations and related business functions
Load and unload inbound/outbound trailers
Ensure all scanning is completed correctly
Help train dock employees on new procedures
Ensure facility is secure at end of shift; investigate/resolve scanning issues and housekeeping
Perform picking and packing duties
Check for evidence of product or container damage
Performs housekeeping duties for assigned area
May operate fork-lift equipment or other warehouse machinery
Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
Category Logistics/Distribution/Transportation Management
Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)
Travel Requirements 0-10%
Position Code 5001