Americo Manufacturing Company, Inc
  • 09-Dec-2021 to Until Filled (PST)
  • Cartersville, GA, USA
  • $14.00-$16.00
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

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Americo Promatting located in Cartersville, Ga has an immediate opening for a Box Truck Driver/Forklift Driver. This position will deliver products using the company vehicles (25ft or smaller trucks) between locations or to local customers and vendors. In addition to driving, this position will also work as a shipping associate with forklift operation loading and unlading trucks, process TL, LTL, UPS and FedEx orders.


The driver is responsible for using the pallet wrapper, taking completed pallets to shipping, pulling pallets off of racks, placing pallets on racks, getting pallets from the pallet cage, and moving pallets within the department to be packaged. The forklift driver is responsible for completing a daily checklist to ensure the forklift is safe to drive. If the driver's lift runs out of gas, it is the driver's responsibility to get a new propane tank placed on the lift. If there are no pallets to be moved, the forklift driver is to assist with packaging duties such as making boxes or rolling mats onto cores.


Highschool or equivalent or up to one month related experience or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.


Minimum Skills: Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance.


Intermediate Skills: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.


Forklift Certified, Clean Driving Record


While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is frequently required to stand for 2 to 3 hour periods, walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear.

The employee is occasionally required to sit; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and taste or smell. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The employee must be able to handle an environment that at times is cold or hot and sometimes has loud machinery noise.

Americo Manufacturing Company, Inc
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