Georgia Employer FORKLIFT OPERATOR / YARD - JONESBORO, GA - 108069 in Jonesboro, Georgia

Job ID: 108069Georgia Masonry Supply is a division of the Oldcastle Architectural Products Group (APG). APG is North Americas leading manufacturer and supplier of concrete masonry, dry mix, and hardscape products. With over $2B in sales, APG operates across 40states and 5Canadian provinces through a network of over 165 operating locations and more than 5,000 employees.SummaryOperates forklift as directed and without supervision while adhering to all rules and regulations mandated by safety policies and procedures.Essential Duties and ResponsibilitiesRead job specifications to determine operator adjustments and material requirementsPosition forks, lifting platform, or other lifting device under, over, or around loaded pallets, skids, boxes, products, or materialsHook tow trucks to trailer hitch, and transports load to designated areaUnload and stack material by raising and lowering liftingdeviceInventory materials on work floor and supply workers with materials as neededPerform routine maintenance to include recharging batteries, lubricating, fueling and cleaningWeigh materials or products and records weight on tags, labels, or production schedulesMake sure all housekeeping is maintained in a clear and orderly fashion in assigned areaOther duties and responsibilities related to the nature of the job may be assigned on a temporary or permanent basis as neededQualificationsTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.Requirements / Education / ExperienceHigh school diploma/equivalent; a minimum of two years related experience in trades specific to job requirements; or equivalent combination of education and experienceMust be able to pass an internal certification programAbility to move levers, shift gears, depress pedals and maneuver steering wheel to operator equipmentAbility to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instruction, and procedure manualsAbility to write routine reports and correspondenceAbility to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organizationAbility to be a self-starter and work independentlyAbility to add, subtract, multiply, and divide, in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimalsHave the ability to apply common sense to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram formAbility to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situationsMaintain a high level of accuracy in all aspects of work assignmentsPhysical RequirementsWhile performing the duties of this job the employee will be required to frequently stand on their feet for extended periods of timeMust have the ability to lift and/or move up to 75lbs.Withstand repetitive motion of the hand, wrist, elbow and shoulderAble to work a flexible scheduleWhat Oldcastle Offers YouA culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotionHighly competitive base payComprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programsGroup retirement savings programHealth and wellness programsAbout OldcastleOldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North Americas largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If youre up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent dir