Job Description

Carpenter Co is currently seeking a detail oriented individuals to join our Conover, NC plant as a Forklift Operators (3rd shift) on our Bun Chop Line.  The shift consists of Sunday - Thursday, 10:00p - 6:00a.  Schedule may vary dependent upon production needs.  We currently have 2 positions available.

Job Summary:

Operate a squeeze forklift to transport various grades of foam buns (blocks) from the chop line to the designated warehouse area.

Position Scope:

  • Communicates with all levels of supervision, management, and co-workers within the department.
  • Works in a normal production environment with exposure to temperature changes and safety hazards associated with the proper operation of forklift.
  • Major challenge of the position includes operating a forklift in a safe and efficient manner.

Education:

High school diploma or GED.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be able to pass forklift certification program and maintain certification to operate a forklift.
  • Basic reading, writing, and math skills.
  • Some computer skills needed.

Essential Functions:

  • Pull and deliver foam buns from the chop line to the warehouse storage area.
  • Operate large capacity baler by baling trim foam.
  • Remove foam bales, transport, weigh, document, and place bale in the designated trim area.
  • Other functions and tasks as deem necessary by supervision.