Forklift Operator (Ogden, UT) at Kimberly-Clark Corporation

Posted in General Business 4 days ago.

Type: Full-Time
Location: Ogden, Utah





Job Description:

Forklift Operator (Ogden, UT)

Job Description

Come join our team at Kimberly-Clark! As producers of trusted brands like Huggies, Pull-Ups, Depends, Kleenex, Cottonelle, Kotex and Scott we offer more than 140 years of innovation, stability and growth. To enable the next 140 years of growth, we believe in recruiting the most talented people, empowering them to do their best work and growing their careers. If fresh thinking and a passion to win inspire you, come Unleash Your Power at Kimberly-Clark.

Job Summary:

The Forklift Operator utilizes a variety of mobile equipment to perform various tasks throughout the Distribution / Operations area. You will be challenged to operate equipment safely, effectively and efficiently. As a member of the team, you will contribute your individual skills and talents to help advance the team to meet their full potential. To continue growing your skillset and career, training will be available to you along with the opportunity to utilize what you’ve learned through various assignments. 

Employee Benefits:

We offer competitive hourly rates, with a starting wage of $17.25


  • DOUBLE TIME on Sundays and holidays

  • Shift differential for back shifts (approx. half of scheduled shifts per year)

  • Overtime assigned based on business needs and is not guaranteed

  • 12-hour shifts (front and back shift)

  • 7:00-19:00; 19:00-7:00

  • One 48-hour week and one 36-hour week each pay period

Benefits available first day of hire:

Including medical, dental, vision, health savings, dependent care spending account, short and long term disability, life insurance, paid holidays and 80 hours vacation (pro-rated first year of hire), employee assistance program, safety performance recognition, K-C employee discounts, 401(k) and profit sharing, education assistance, 24/7 on site fitness center, on-site Occupational Health Nurse, and annual uniform, safety shoe and eyewear allowance!

Functional Accountabilities:


  • Perform work in a safe manner

  • Maintain a high standard of housekeeping in the department and follow 5S principals

  • Operate a variety of mobile equipment

  • Change mobile equipment batteries

  • Inspect incoming trailers before unloading or loading

  • Utilize WMS to input items into storage locations

  • Perform cycle counting as requested

  • Attend required training sessions, including cGMP refresher

  • Review job specific plant procedures as required

  • Follow cGMP documentation practices

  • Complete required documentation

  • Deliver documentation to appropriate place or person(s)

Basic Qualifications:


  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • 1 year verifiable working experience

  • Must be 18 years or older

  • Must be able to pass a background check

  • Ability to pass Virtual Job Tryout (VJT) assessment

  • After application, you will be sent this Virtual Job tryout, please complete this ASAP to continue forward in the interview process and be sure to check your email on a regular basis

  • Basic computer skills

Preferred Qualifications:


  • Basic Understanding, support, and execution of Continuous improvement principles and tools

  • Previous lift operations experience

  • Basic troubleshooting skills

Be sure to check your e-mail on a regular basis.  All communication is sent via e-mail

Kimberly-Clark and its well-known global brands are an indispensable part of life for people in more than 175 countries. Every day, 1.3 billion people - nearly a quarter of the world's population - trust K-C brands and the solutions they provide to enhance their health, hygiene, and well-being. With brands such as Kleenex, Scott, Huggies, Pull-Ups, Kotex, and Depend, Kimberly-Clark holds No.1 or No. 2 share positions in more than 80 countries. With more than 140 years of history of innovation, we believe in recruiting the best people and empowering them do their best work.  If fresh thinking and a passion to win inspire you, come Unleash Your Power at Kimberly-Clark.

Kimberly-Clark is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

K-C requires that an employee have authorization to work in the country in which the role is based. In the event an applicant does not have current work authorization, K-C will determine, in its sole discretion, whether to sponsor an individual for work authorization. However, based on immigration requirements, not all roles are suitable for sponsorship.

The statements above are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this classification. Statements are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and skills required for this position.

This position is subject to drug and alcohol testing, including pre-employment testing.

This position may require a post-offer/pre-hire Physical Abilities Test (PAT) to confirm that individuals are able to perform the essential functions of the job.

Global VISA and Relocation Specifications:

This role is available for local candidates already authorized to work in the role’s country only. K-C will not provide relocation support for this role.

Primary Location

USA-UT-Ogden

Additional Locations

Worker Type

Employee

Worker Sub-Type

Regular

Time Type

Full time





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