Forklift Specialist in Fredericksburg, VA at Ferrellgas

Date Posted: 7/6/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are currently looking for a Seasonal Forklift Specialist to join our team. In this position, you will safely and efficeiently transport raw materials, finished goods and other materials within the distribution yard. Evening and weekend shifts are required. We are willing to train the right individual for the job and evenings and weekends are required. Applicants must be at least 18 years old and be able to lift up to 75 pounds.
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Bonus potential and sales incentives
  • Paid uniforms
  • Paid training
  • Propane discounts
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Promote from within opportunities
  • Safely drive and maneuver a forklift around the yard to transport propane tanks.
  • Complete and turn in log sheets, BOL's, packing slips and other paperwork as required
  • Document forklift inspection before shift start up for mechanical safety and compliance with OSHA regulations
  • Inform supervisor of vehicle maintenance needs - such as Preventive Maintenance & tire replacement.
  • Maintain a professional appearance and demeanor
  • A positive attitude and a sense of urgency
  • Load and unload materials to support production and shipping operations - as required and/or assigned
  • Perform other duties as assigned - including assisting production shifts with other staffing needs when not operating forklift
  • High School diploma or equivalent, preferred
  • OSHA approved forklift certification is required
  • Ability to read, understand and pass any necessary training requirements and exams
  • Prior work experience in a light industrial environment preferred

For more than 75 years, people all across America have relied on Ferrellgas for their home, business, grilling, and agricultural propane needs. Why work at Ferrellgas? Because Ferrellgas maintains a friendly, family, competitive atmosphere within a growing organization that currently stands second largest in the U.S. Blue Rhino is a name known throughout the country for propane cylinders used for a variety of reasons, such as for gas grills, camping, patio heaters, outdoor fireplaces and so much more. If you want to be part of a winning Organization, join the Ferrellgas Team today!