Ryder System Forklift Operator in princeton, Kentucky
NOW HIRING FORKLIFT OPERATORS AT RYDER’S PRINCETON, KY WAREHOUSE:
We are looking for motivated, safety-oriented, experienced forklift operators to join our team. The purpose of this position is to accurately transfer product, into and/or out of warehouse locations, load/unload trailers, and move product throughout the facility operating a sit-down forklift.
Starting pay is $14.00 - $14.50 depending on shift. Candidate must have a proven record of safely operating a sit-down forklift in a face paced warehouse environment. Experience with a warehouse management system is a plus.
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 6 YEARS IN A ROW by Fortune Magazine.
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, etc.
Annual Raises from date of hire
401K with company match
Ryder Stock Purchase Program
All PPE provided, including a yearly $100 safety shoes voucher
High school diploma or equivalent preferred
Minimum of one year of related warehouse and/or powered industrial lift experience required
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 and walk in high traffic areas
The ability to input data into various WMS computer systems
Work overtime as assigned
Read, interpret, and apply Warehouse Management System (WMS) order instructions
Recognize and correct potential process errors before actions adversely affect the customer
Recognize damaged product at any point in the warehousing process and take appropriate action when discovered
Pull orders accurately as assigned
Stage orders according to carrier location and verify: number of pallets picked as well as stage location
Prepare receiving, storage and shipping documentation retaining product accountability throughout the logistical process
Be aware of and follow location and work center Safety and Security policies and procedures
Performs housekeeping duties and other duties as assigned
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 5250