Trulite Glass & Aluminum Solutions is one of North America's largest architectural glass & aluminum fabricators and distributors, with many locations nationwide. We are currently seeking a Loader/Unloader for our aluminum fabrication operation located in Youngsville, NC. Our Company is continuing to grow, which presents a great opportunity for applicants to join our company and ultimately achieve their long-term career goals.
Compensation and Benefits (Start on day one)
Trulite offers full-time employees a comprehensive benefits package to include Health, Dental, Life, STD, and LTD. We also offer a 401(k) savings plan and a company match along with 9 paid Holidays and Paid Vacations. Our employees enjoy an employee referral program and other opportunities to grow within our organization.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following: Loads and unloads trucks; packs and stacks product in appropriate areas. Utilizes a seated forklift to transport material safely throughout the plant. Ensures trucks are loaded according to DOT Safety Standards. Stages material daily prior to loading trucks; reads and attaches appropriate labels and tags to products. Wraps and boxes material with plastic wrap and cardboard to prevent damage to material. Transports aluminum or other materials from one position/location to another in an effort to expedite the production process. Cut material to size on a saw, per the work order. Follows work instructions by reading labels to expedite the production process; understands and communicates paperwork and labels/picking list. Utilizes a tape measure to ensure product is within the product specifications. Quality inspection, operating equipment, and/or manually maneuvering equipment.
Minimum Skills and Requirements: Must be able to drive a seated forklift. Must be able to lift 50 to 75 lbs. unassisted. Must be able to lift up to 150 lbs. with assistance. Must be able to follow instructions from Supervisor, Plant Manager and/or Branch Manager. Ability to work in varied temperatures consistent with same climate conditions of the region in a non-climate controlled facility (Heat, Cold, humidity). Must be able to wear company-issued cut resistant safety shirt, hard hat, steel-toed shoes with metatarsal protection , safety glasses, gloves and hearing protection. Must be able to work in a fast paced environment with minimal direct supervision. Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test and background check. Must be able to work overtime with flexible starting times in some departments. Regular and predictable attendance, safe performance of tasks, and adherence to all safety policies and procedures are essential functions of the job.
Education/Experience: Experience in a production or manufacturing environment; is preferred (not required). HS Diploma/GED Preferred. Experience driving a seated forklift required.