Forklift Operator/Inventory Control

Job title: Forklift Operator/Inventory Control

Company: Shearer’s

Job description: ATTENTION Job Seekers! Waterford, in Erie County, Pennsylvania, a suburb 15 miles south of Erie, Pennsylvania is HIRING…

You already LOVE us and the SNACKS WE MAKE

Chips, Cookies, Crackers, Wafers, Cheese Curls, Popcorn, Tortilla Chips… yeah, we make them ALL! Shearer’s is the company behind all your favorite snack brands.

We have over 5,000 associates in 12 state-of-the-art manufacturing and warehouse sites in North America that produce over 800 million pounds of snacks per year. Did you know that we buy 20% of all the potatoes grown in the US? WOW!

And we know what you’re thinking…how can I get my hands on some free goodies? Our team members can eat free snacks – everyday!

Join our Team

Forklift Operator/Inventory Control

Forklift Operator: Day Shift 7a-3p (m-f with OT on weekend)

Inventory Control (IC): Mid Shift 3p-11p (m-f with OT on weekend) – $.50 shift premium

Starting Hourly Rate – $16.00 with an increase to $17.25 after one year!

$1,000 Sign-On Bonus for Mid Shift Inventory Control Position

Your seat at the Best Snacks table:

The Forklift Operator will perform a variety of duties in receiving, issuing, handling, and be responsible for accounting of inventory stock in the Production Raw Materials Area and Inventory Warehouse so as to keep Production Running.

  • Monitors and maintains current inventory levels; processes purchasing orders as required; tracks orders and investigates problems.
  • Records purchases, maintains database, performs physical count of inventory, and reconciles actual stock count to computer-generated reports.
  • Receives, unpacks, and delivers goods; re-stocks items as necessary; labels shelves.
  • Processes and/or approves invoices for payment.
  • Processes and documents returns as required following established procedures.
  • Performs routine clerical duties, including data entry, answering telephones, and assisting customers.
  • May serve as cashier and handle cash and cash-related payments.
  • Utilize math skills to verify quantities, make adjustments, fill out worksheets and complete order paperwork correctly.
  • Operate Warehouse Management System (WMS), radio frequency scanners, and other equipment needed to perform job duties.
  • Solid attention to detail, ability to follow directions and apply problem solving skills

What you bring to the Party:

  • Forklift experience is a must
  • Valid Drivers License for Forklift Certification
  • Prior experience in a Warehouse
  • Receiving position in a manufacturing facility transporting Raw Materials
  • Strong Computer and Math Skills
  • Cycle Counting Experience

We Offer a Variety Pack of Benefits after 30 Days:

Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Flexible Spending Account, Retirement Savings Plan with Match, Long Term Disability, Optional Short term Disability, Group Critical Accident Insurance, Group Critical Illness Insurance, We also provide Employee Assistance Plan and numerous opportunities to volunteer in the communities in which we operate.

You will be considered for employment in our inclusive workplace:

Because at Shearer’s, we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Location: Waterford, PA

Job date: Thu, 23 Jun 2022 07:49:10 GMT

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