Material Handler/Forklift Operator

Location: Mascot, TN

Gem Care is looking for first shift material handlers to work at a warehouse in the East Knoxville area – hours are from 7 am to 3:30 pm, Monday thru Friday with occasional Saturdays – pay is $10.50 per hour to start and will be $11.00+ after 90 days.

The material handler position involves product being moved throughout the warehouse. The use of hand jacks and power industrial trucks will be required. This position utilizes the operator’s skills and knowledge to efficiently perform and maintain the flow of product in the manufacturing facility.

  • Maintain efficient and accurate flow of product on manufacturing floor.
  • Load/Unload trucks continuously utilizing a forklift.
  • Ensure that standard procedures are followed in all aspects of work.
  • Participate in process improvement initiatives utilizing lean manufacturing tools and techniques.
  • Act as a role model, coach and trainer for new associates to foster a team environment.
  • Maintain work areas and equipment in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Follow all safety rules and regulations.
  • Support improvement projects as assigned.
  • Must perform all other duties as assigned by supervisor/manager.

Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check

Contact Tanis for immediate consideration.