Forklift Operator (2nd shift)
|Type:||Hourly / Full Time-Hourly Production|
|Reporting to:||Group Leader|
|EEO Category:||Laborers and Helpers|
GROW AND ADVANCE YOUR CAREER – BENEFITS BEYOND THE EXPECTED – TEAM THAT VALUES TEAMWORK
A multi-billion-dollar global company and one of the largest employers in Iowa, HNI creates and produces office furniture solutions serving the industry’s broadest range of markets for many of today’s leading companies. We produce the products that are changing the modern work environment through our unique, innovative and design focused office solutions.
HON and Allsteel, two leading brands under HNI, are currently hiring Forklift Operator positions at one of our Production and Distribution facilities within our Leveraged Furniture Operations in Muscatine, IA.
At LFO, you’ll find any number of opportunities to grow your skills and enjoy a long-term, lasting career. In addition to hourly wages our Members grow their base wages by earning overtime compensation and shift premiums. We offer many ways for our Members to grow their skills, their contribution and their earning potential. And you don’t even have to start with a specific career path in mind. If you’re willing to learn, we’re ready to train you in ways that will grow your skills and provide opportunities to advance. All we ask is that you be flexible, hard-working and ready to try new things.
Our Members don’t just work together. We build a community that allows everyone who works here to tackle challenges and contribute to lasting change together.
This role is a great fit for a candidate looking to get their foot in the door or to continue down a manufacturing career path with a company that is continuously growing and evolving. If you have the willingness to learn and grow with a company, we would like to hear from you!
Don’t let the commute fool you, it’s easy! We are 30-miles or less from:
To apply for a full time position, please complete an application online or stop by Monday thru Friday, 8am-5pm, at: The HON & Allsteel Recruitment Center, 816 East 5th Street, Muscatine, IA 52761
|Requirements:||What we look for in candidates:
• Advanced Math Skills
• Ability to communicate
• Ability to motivate self
• Ability to work within a team
Ideal candidates will have at least 6-months of recent experience in manufacturing or distribution with a history of operating industrial equipment such as a forklift or tugger.
• Experience in a high-volume area supporting production such as loading/unloading material from production lines, high volume distribution warehouse loading railcars or semi-trailers a minimum of 6-hours per day.
• Recent forklift certification from a current or previous employer.
• Ability to stand-walk for up to 10-hours per day.
• Ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs, push pull up to 25lbs.
• Ability to make decisions based on reasoning and judgment as it adheres to safety, quality, or pace.
• Flexibility and adaptability to daily work objectives, goals, etc.
• Basic knowledge of operating a computer and keyboard data entry.
• Ability to read and interpret production schedules.
|Location:||Recruitment Center, Muscatine, IA|
|We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, marital status, or other status protected by law.
We are a drug- and alcohol-free workplace. Candidates must satisfactorily pass a drug screen and background inquiry before hire.
|Job Category||Forklift Operator|