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Yard/Forklift Operator - Portland, OR

Portland, OR, US, 97227

Oldcastle APG
APG West

 

Job ID:  413820

 

Oldcastle APG, a CRH company, is a leading global supplier of building and landscaping products. Its product portfolio includes hardscapes and masonry, packaged cement mixes, lawn and garden materials, and composite decking sold through a variety of channels for residential and commercial use. Oldcastle APG is the leading producer of hardscapes in North America and Europe and the innovator behind many of the industry’s well-known brands: Belgard hardscapes, Echelon masonry, Sakrete bagged dry mixes, and MoistureShield composite decking. With over 260 operating locations and approximately 8,500 employees, Oldcastle APG operates across 7 countries in the U.S., Canada, and Europe.

 

 

 

Summary

 

Operates forklift as directed and without supervision while adhering to all rules and regulations mandated by safety policies and procedures.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

 

  • Read job specifications to determine operator adjustments and material requirements
  • Position forks, lifting platform or other lifting devices under, over, or around loaded pallets, skids, boxes, products or materials and transports load to designated area
  • Inventories materials in warehouse and yard and supply workers with materials as needed
  • Performs routine maintenance to include lubricating, fueling and cleaning
  • Make sure all housekeeping is maintained in a clear and orderly fashion in assigned area
  • Load and unload customers in the yard per ship ticket
  • Other duties and responsibilities related to the nature of the job may be assigned on a temporary or permanent basis as needed 

 

Requirements/Education/Experience

 

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent; a minimum of two years of related experience in trades specific to job requirements; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Must be able to pass an internal certification program
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instruction, shipping and receiving tickets and procedure manuals
  • Knowledge of basic math and measurements
  • Must have the ability to lift and/or move up to 50 lbs. from ground level, occasionally up to 100 lbs. with assistance, if needed

 

What CRH Offers You

 

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

 

 

About CRH

 

CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.

 

If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!

 

Oldcastle APG, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link

 

 

 

Date Posted:  Jul 28, 2022


Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon

Job Segment: Warehouse, Shipping and Receiving, Forklift, Equipment Operator, Supply, Manufacturing, Operations