General Labor

Industry

Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID

USA_510407

Location

Chicago

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Up to USD15.00/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Kankakee, IL - (USA) 586 Latham Drive Suite 5 IL Bourbonnais , IL 60914

ContactNumber

815-939-7070

Job Description

About The Company

Dutch Farms is proud to offer farm-fresh Dairy, Deli, Meat and Bakery products. Dutch Farms is a family-owned, fourth generation, Chicago-based company with Dutch roots.



MUST HAVE PALLET JACK EXPERIENCE



Engagement:

Temp-to-hire for the right candidates.



Description:

1. Read work ledger which includes information on where to pull products and where products should be placed within the warehouse.

2. Operate ride on pallet truck to grab skids with product to place in the correct place within the warehouse based on the notes in the ledger.

3. Remove product from the pallet and place on shelves.



Job Requirements & Candidate Aptitude/Abilities:

1. A minimum of 1-3 years of experience in a warehouse or distribution center environment.

2. A minimum of 6-months experience operating a pallet truck with previous onsite certification preferred.

3. Strong organizational skills with ability to follow instructions to get assigned tasks completed as accurately and efficiently.

4. A can do, positive attitude with high energy level.

5. Ability to lift up to 65lbs, bend and stand on feet over long periods of time.

Training:

Pallet Truck operating training and certification will be provided onsite along with safety training. Weekly safety and lifting (ergonomics training) provided.



Environment:

Individuals will work indoors, but will be in a refrigerated environment about 50% of the time with temperatures averaging 28 degrees. Individuals will also pull products from a freezer environment about 20% of the time with temperatures averaging 9 degrees.



Dress Code:

Steel toe boots, other PPE will be provided. Individuals should wear warm clothing and layers.



Compensation & Benefits Upon Hire:

All management staff is promoted from within so there are opportunities to increase salary and move through the organization. Benefits include health plan (medical/dental/vision), life insurance, 401K with matching, and employee food discount plan.