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Forklift Operator

Company: The Scotts Company Llc
Location: Yaphank
Posted on: March 16, 2023

Job Description:

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day. Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace. Below are details on an open job. If the role interests you and you would like to be considered we encourage you to apply!This hourly role follows the Scotts/Hawthorne step pay progression scale and typically starts at $22.75. Scotts/Hawthorne will consider various factors in determining the actual pay including your skills, qualifications, experience, and geographical location.We are looking for a Forklift Operator at our production facility in Yaphank, VA.What you'll do in this role:Responsible for operating forklifts, clamp trucks, etc to transport inbound and outbound shipmentsPull and arrange product for shipment ensuring that the exact number and type of product is preparedStack and store the merchandise in a clean, neat, and orderly mannerEnsure proper finished goods and raw materials stock rotationUnload raw material and put away according to storage planSupport production by delivering/removing raw materials to and from production equipment/processesInspect and perform minor maintenance on the forklift or other equipmentReport quality and safety outages and work to correct where necessaryComply with OSHA and MSDS StandardsWhat you'll need to be successful:Preferred education level is a High School Diploma or GEDMust have at least one to two years recent experience operating a forkliftKnowledge of safe practices and proceduresAbility to lift 50 poundsAbility to climb on and off of required equipmentAbility to communicate effectivelyWhat we do for you (just to name a few cool ones):Medical, dental, vision, life insurance, holidays, vacation and sick time benefits available within a month of your start dateHealthcare navigation, advocacy and support401(k) company match up to 7.5% with immediate participation and vestingAbility to purchase company stock at a 15% discounted price from market value$600 annual wellness reimbursement programUp to $30,000 to help cover the cost of fertility treatments, adoption or surrogacyUp to 18 weeks of time away to support your growing familyTo view all of our great benefits, click here!* Eligibility for the above benefits may vary based on full-time/part-time status or additional factors.Not interested in this role? Stay up to date on future opportunities by joining our ScottsMiracle-Gro and Hawthorne Gardening talent communities.Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace. EEO/AA Employer/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender IdentityNotification to Agencies:Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.

Keywords: The Scotts Company Llc, Westport , Forklift Operator, Other , Yaphank, Connecticut

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