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Forklift Operator

Location
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
6 Sep 2022
EOE STATEMENT: We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Description

VLS Environmental Solutions LLC is the recognized industry leader in providing Environmental Solutions to our Industrial and Manufacturing clients. A financially stable company that has experienced significant organic and inorganic growth over the past several years, VLS offers the perks of a big company (competitive pay, great time off packages, and solid benefits, including paid life insurance and a 401(k) match of up to 5%) combined with the collaborative and results-driven culture of a small one.

This position will be working in all weather conditions loading and unloading trucks, sampling products, and getting product to the proper location. This position ensures a safety-conscious culture and that department employees are familiar with and are following all safety rules and regulations. This position also promotes the Company's Core Values.

Responsibilities
  1. Organizes the offload of incoming trucks in a timely manner
  2. Separates and organizes all loads as they are unloaded
  3. Sample, process and mark all containers as directed and according to ERC permit and process
  4. Immediately segregate oil, water, hazardous materials, and rejects to their designated areas as directed
  5. Assist the processing of all materials
  6. Properly dispose of all recyclable materials (drums & cardboard)
  7. Cut and dispose of all plastic drums & totes
  8. Assist with cleanliness of the ground, walls, equipment, tools, and facility
  9. Abide by ERC policy with breaks, overtime, and days off. Notify your Supervisor of any changes
  10. Be mindful as to equipment/building damage
  11. Assist with the loading of all needed materials
  12. Communicate to all departments any flow stoppage
  13. Ensures all areas are neat, clean, and safe
  14. Ensures the proper equipment is in the correct trailers
  15. Cleans all internal empty trailers

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POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Qualifications
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Preferred Previous forklift experience
  • Strong ability to multi-task, prioritize and adapt to shifting priorities
  • Proficient problem solving and decision-making skills and the ability to think independently


  • Physical Demands

    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to hear, speak and write/keyboard. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to sit, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and move up to 30 pounds and occasionally lift and 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 above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by person/people assigned to this work. These are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills associated with it. VLS Recovery Services reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet business and organizational needs.

    SHIFT: -not applicable-

    RAIL, WASTE, MARINE, CORPORATE:

    POSITION:

    EXEMPT/NON-EXEMPT: Non-Exempt

    OPEN DATE: 7/28/2022

    LOCATION: PA, Lancaster

    ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION: VLS Environmental Services is the recognized industry leader in providing Environmental Solutions to our Industrial and Manufacturing clients. A financially stable company that has experienced significant organic and inorganic growth over the past several years, VLS offers the perks of a big company (competitive pay, great time off packages, and solid benefits, including paid life insurance and a 401(k) match of up to 5%) combined with the collaborative and results-driven culture of a small one.

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    Details

    • Job Reference: 705021231-2
    • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
    • Recruiter: VLS Environmental Solutions
    • Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania
    • Salary: On Application
    • Sector: Retail & Consumer Products
    • Job Type: Permanent