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Fork Lift Operator

Company: Atkore
Location: Kokomo
Posted on: January 12, 2022

Job Description:

Atkore is forging a future where all Atkore brands, suppliers, employees, customers, partners and communities are building better together - a future focused on serving the customer and powering and protecting the world. Atkore is a leading manufacturer and distributor of electrical, mechanical, and safety infrastructure solutions to power and protect the world. With approximately 3,900 employees and 65 manufacturing and distribution facilities worldwide, Atkore manufactures electrical conduit, cable management systems, armored cable, metal framing, and security products and solutions is a recent recipient of a Great Place to Work-- certification. Atkore's commitment to quality, delivery and value helps customers realize their vision. Atkore forges relationships and shapes the future with breakthrough results, enhanced technology, and innovative product offerings. We are currently searching for a Forklift Operator to be based out of Kokomo, IN. Reporting to Logistics Supervisor, this person will be responsible for loading/unloading trucks as well as moving material throughout warehouse and production areas. The ideal candidate will have 5+ years' experience driving a forklift loading and unloading trucks with various lengths ranging from 3' to 48' (full trailer length) and 2+ years in maintaining inventory levels using JDE scanners with experience in lean manufacturing. Additional Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: * Demonstrates Atkore Core Behaviors - Accountability, Teamwork, Integrity, Respect and Excellence * Forklift experience preferred * Loading/unloading flatbed, conestoga, box trailers & LTL * Moving material in warehouse and production areas 3' to 48' * Moving large dies * Adherence to Atkore Safety / Life Saving Rules is paramount * Warehouse organization, cycle counts and scanning of transfers * Lean concept sustainment * Standard work training, 5S requirements and verification of quality product * Communication skills to apply strong manufacturing guidelines with strategic planning focus * Audit and load/unload shipping orders * Quality checking OD, gauge, length and packaging requirements * Problem solving * All duties as instructed by supervision * Please list experience, qualification; or prior success in any position at Allied Tube or Atkore International on your resume. Qualifications: * One-year minimum forklift, shipping, warehouse organization experience with verifiable proof * JDE inventory system for warehouse transfers * Basis knowledge of RF scanner inventory systems * High school degree or GED equivalent * Ability to distinguish various cosmetic flaws * Lean concept sustainment & problem-solving skills * Safety action orientated * Strong math skills * Ability to give verbal instruction, build positive relationships, and good organizational skills * Flexibility of shift schedule including overtime and weekends * Basic knowledge of manufacturing machines * Must possess an outgoing positive attitude, be a team player and have strong work ethic * Demonstrates Atkore Core Behaviors - Accountability, Teamwork, Integrity, Respect and Excellence Our Culture Drives Value Atkore's culture is created from the disciplined use of the Atkore Business System (ABS), which is a critical part of our mission and a foundational system based on excellence in People, Strategy, and Processes, tied together with Lean Daily Management (LDM) to manage and sustain the business we have today, and Strategy Deployment Process (SDP) to create the business we aspire to become. Having the right talent in the right roles enables successful ABS execution, improves our customer's experience, and delivers breakthrough results. Said another way, that's how we win! Great Leaders Drive Value Atkore is committed to creating an engaged and aligned workplace that helps drive an accountable and performance-based culture. Our team possesses a willingness to strive for breakthrough results, stays focused on being standout leaders, and fully supports decisions of the Company after robust debate. We consistently live the Atkore mission, learn our strategic priorities and link behaviors to those priorities, all in a way that's consistent with our core values. Together, we build stronger leaders and improve customer satisfaction which positively increases the overall value of the enterprise. Atkore Delivers Value to You Atkore International is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate because of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital or family status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, military veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Atkore International is a diverse company that believes its employees are the foundation for investing in its future, through the understanding that awareness and acceptance of our individual difference enhance inclusion and promote engagement and alignment. Diversity and inclusion are keys to growing our business and providing a work environment that fosters contributions by all employees. Our dedicated employees are recognized for their commitment to our customers and making our company better than it was the day before. Join our team and align yourself with an industry leader!

Keywords: Atkore, Kokomo , Fork Lift Operator, Other , Kokomo, Indiana

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