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Freezer Forklift Operator

Company: Roskam Baking
Location: Grand Rapids
Posted on: March 21, 2023

Job Description:

Roskam Baking Company

Quality. Safety. People. Performance.

YOU are an experienced Forklift/Hilo Operator, or maybe you want to become one. Do you have a desire to work for a growing company in your community? We are Roskam Baking Company and have been baking great products since 1923 and continues to produce some of your favorite snacks today. Give us a look and see what we are all about. Life is what you BAKE it!

What you get:

  • A growing company with a family feel
  • Weekly pay
  • Market competitive wages
  • 401K
  • A variety of affordable benefit options (Medical, Dental, Vision, etc.)
  • No cost medical options with CareATC
  • Paid Time Off and Holiday Pay
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • On the job training options
  • Tuition assistance options

    What you do:

    The Freezer Hilo Operator is responsible for the safe, accurate, and efficient storage and shipping of customer product. In this role, you will use attention to detail to operate material handling equipment and scanning software in a fast-paced and high-volume environment. The Freezer Hilo Operator:

    • Performs all work task safely, accurately, and efficiently
    • Works in a -10F environment (cold temperature gear provided)
    • Operates a stand-up Hilo and/or a pallet rider truck
    • Ability to meet standard pallet move performance rate
    • Inspects equipment prior to use
    • Moves product to and from storage locations
    • Loads outbound orders while verifying accuracy
    • Inspects trailers prior to loading, ensures trailers are safe and food grade
    • Responsible for securing loaded trailer while waiting for pickup
    • Utilizes scanning software to systematically move product in real-time
    • Performs warehouse cleaning duties including but not limited to dusting, sweeping, floor scrubbing, etc.
    • Occasionally charges or changes Hilo battery, participates in inventory counting and wraps or stacks product
    • Perform other duties as assigned, may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

      What you need:

      • High School Diploma or GED preferred
      • Previous warehouse or forklift experience
      • Ability to work in -10F environment
      • Ability to stand for long periods of time
      • May work overtime, evenings, or weekends to complete work or to attend meetings, as directed and authorized by management
      • Previous stand-up Hilo experience highly preferred
      • Previous experience working in a cold storage environment preferred

        Who we are:

        Roskam Baking Company has been making a variety of delicious bakery products and snacks in West Michigan since 1923. We started with pies, breads, and other baked foods and over the years we have continued to grow our product lines and have branched out into a variety of snack foods. Today, we continue making what we think are some of the best baked snacks around. We take great pride in what we do and strive to deliver consumer value by using only the highest quality ingredients to create the very best products.

        AAP/EEO Statement:

        Roskam Baking Company is a recognized veteran friendly and equal opportunity employer.



Keywords: Roskam Baking, Grand Rapids , Freezer Forklift Operator, Professions , Grand Rapids, Michigan

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