Website Manpower Illinois
What’s in it for you?
What will you be doing?
•Forklift experience preferred but not required
•Must be willing to learn, operate, drive, and certify in forklift operations
•Must be capable of becoming forklift certified following company guidelines within 10 days of hiring
•Must have 3 months steady work history
•Involved in all aspects of packaging
•Loading and unloading boxes and tote bags with bulk materials
•Performing QA checks, operating and adjusting packaging equipment
•General housekeeping of sweeping, cleaning, shoveling
•Verify calibration of scales and printing equipment
•Manually turn valves to direct flow
•Enter information into computer
•Use of automation and PLC controls to operate some equipment
•Actively participate in problem solving with other team members
•Utilize and follow SOP’s/work instructions with correct documentation to ensure compliance with company Management System
•Understand packaging equipment to effectively operate, clean equipment, and ensure product integrity
•Accurately document completed production and inventory transfers into warehouse
•Understand and follow all safety requirements
•Basic understanding and ability to use Microsoft Excel and Word, including but not limited to data entry, copy, paste, save, etc.
•Perform required tasks, including clearing snow, outdoors during fall, winter, spring for extended periods of time
•Must be capable of becoming forklift certified following Syngenta guidelines within 10 days of hiring
•Must be able to work well with others as part of a team
•Able to read and understand measurements
•Understanding of continuous flow of material via belt conveyors, elevators, gravity, etc.
•Pay close attention to detail in order to quickly identify anything outside of normal operations and bring to the attention of supervisor immediately
•Lift and install lids onto boxes that are 5’6” tall and be able to secure with fasteners on top
•Willing to learn new skills
•Ag related bulk material handling experience preferred
•Good verbal and written communication skills
•Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles preferred
•Experience working with identity preserved products preferred
•Forklift and/or tractor certification preferred
All associates are required to attend Lean 101 Safety Training!
•Use a variety of tools as needed
•Be able to stand on concrete and bend multiple times a day
•Maintain a clean work area
•Be safety oriented
•Be able to work in a cold environment
•Be flexible with work assignments
•OTHER DUTIES AS ASSIGNED
•Must be able to lift 50 lbs., anything over 50 lbs. will be a team lift
What do you bring to the job?
Why should you choose Manpower?
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