Company: Kohler Co.
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Forklift Driver/Material Handler
Location: Hattiesburg, MS
The successful candidate will operate material handling equipment,
e.g. forklifts, to load, unload and support all functions of the
Hattiesburg operation. They will also be required to operate
hand-held scanners and other related items to support the
operation. This function may include product shipment, receipt of
raw materials from suppliers, staging parts at the assembly and
machine shop operations. Other duties include supporting line
changeovers, cycle counting and other assigned tasks that relate to
Load/Unload all types of material in support of plant operations on
a daily basis. Utilization of forklifts or pallet jacks required.
Material includes, but not limited to Engines, Steel Pallets,
Purchased Items, and Transfer Material from other Kohler sites,
Must verify part numbers, quantities, etc. of material incoming and
Must verify and confirm part numbers as they are delivered to the
assembly and machining operations.
Replenish production items to the assembly and machining operation
throughout the shift. Must monitor and replenish as required
utilizing first in first out (FIFO) policies.
Must understand the bill of material (BOM) - key sheets.
Must provide parts to the assembly line during a changeover without
line interruptions utilizing key sheets that identify the parts
Utilizes hand-held scanners where required to track all engine
As assigned process and dispose of scrap material as
Perform daily or as required monitor forklift performance. Identify
daily or as required the forklift performance checklist.
Must replace forklift battery as required.
Maintain a safe environment that includes daily clean up of area
and assigned forklift.
Must be available to start before production start up and stay
after assembly ends. This time will be utilized in assembly set up
or other assignments.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
-High school diploma or GED
-6 months Material Handling experience include forklift
-Physically capable of lifting material up to 35lbs throughout the
Why Work at Kohler Co.?
Kohler Co.'s mission is to contribute to a higher level of gracious
living for those who are touched by our products and services. We
understand that it takes investment in our associates' development
to make that happen. So, we offer ongoing investment in each
individual's personal development and the opportunity to
collaborate with others across functions and roles at Kohler.
In addition to the investment in your development, Kohler offers a
benefits package including a competitive salary, health, vision,
dental, 401(k) with company matching, and more!
Beyond the competitive benefits and compensation, Kohler proudly
offers a rich history, steeped in creativity and a commitment to
our associates and communities. We invite you to learn more about
our culture and company at www.kohlercompany.com.
It is Kohler's policy to recruit, hire, and promote qualified
personnel in all job classifications without regard to race, creed,
religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or
expression, marital status, national origin, disability or veteran
status. If, as an individual with a disability, you need reasonable
accommodation during the recruitment process, please contact Kohler
Co. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
We invite you to learn more about equal employment opportunity by
reviewing the Federal EEO is the Law and the EEO is the Law
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