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Forklift Operator

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Date: 14-Sep-2021

Location: Denton TX, US

Company: Tetra Pak

Forklift Operator

At Tetra Pak we touch millions of people’s lives every day, ensuring better nutrition and healthier lifestyles through safe packaging and food processing solutions. Guided by our global brand promise, PROTECTS WHAT´S GOOD, we strive to make a difference by protecting food, people and our futures. To do this we need more than smart technology. ​ We need smart people too. People like you, who want to work with people like us. 


We are seeking a Forklift Operators to be responsible for unloading raw material from delivery trucks, receiving product using scanning and computer systems then storing using the FIFO storage and arrangement method. You will also be responsible for delivering material to production for further manufacturing, storage of the final product and making ready for final delivery to our customers.

What you will do

  • Drive or operate lift truck safely and accurately to receive, store, stack, stage, handle, deliver, and ship material and finished product
  • Conduct pre-operation safety inspections of truck and complete checklist prior to operating
  • Engage in cycle counting to assure accurate location and availability of materials
  • Understand and execute 5S practices of storage and cleanliness
  • Long Haul Truck Admin
  • Participate in continuous improvement methods
  • Engage in sound warehouse practices that safeguard our materials from damage and contamination

Who you are

  • High School Diploma or GED Preferred
  • Minimum 6 months previous experience with sit-down; counter balanced trucks preferred
  • Previous warehouse shipping and receiving experience preferred
  • Ability to be trained as an authorized operator; (OSHA standard 29CFR1910.178(1))
  • Basic computer skills
  • Dependability and reliability
  • Ability to read, understand and comply with work directions, training manuals, safety rules, standard operating procedures and World Class Manufacturing processes
  • Must be available to work any shift

We offer

  • Variety of exciting challenges with ample opportunities for development and training in a truly global landscape
  • Culture that pioneers spirit of innovation where our engineering genius drives visible result
  • Equal opportunity employment experience that values difference and diversity
  • Market competitive compensation and benefits with flexible working arrangements


Apply Now!

If you are inspired to share our responsibility of protecting food to protecting the planet, please submit your resume in English through our careers page on https://jobs.tetrapak.com/.


Tetra Pak is not currently sponsoring work visas for this position.

Tetra Pak is not currently sponsoring relocation for this position.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Nearest Major Market: Denton
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas