Forklift Driver

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

We are currently hiring a stand-up Forklift Driver to join our manufacturing operations in Oakland, California. As a Forklift Driver you will load and unload shipments, pick and pack customer orders, and move materials within the warehouse. In this role, your responsibilities would include:

• Receiving incoming purchase orders and expense items from various shipping companies.

• Picking and packing international and domestic customer orders through a bar coding pick system.

• Loading materials into vehicles and securing it to prevent damage in transit.

• Unloading material from pallets, trays, racks and shelves by hand or with electric pallet jacks and industrial trucks.

• Always maintaining a safe, clean, and organized work area.

• Lifting and moving 25 pounds regularly and up to 40 pounds a few times per shift; standing, squatting, climbing ladders, twisting, bending, and reaching

• Using personal protective equipment every shift including a helmet, facemask, gloves, and possibly hearing protection.

What You Need to Succeed

• A high school diploma or GED and/or 1-2 years of related experience in warehouse shipping and receiving, packaging or manufacturing operations.

• The ability to operate material handling equipment including a stand-up forklift.

• Previous or current stand-up forklift certification; a valid California driver's license, and a clean department of motor vehicles driving record.

• Ability to read work orders or follow oral instructions to determine materials or containers to be moved into production, manufacturing and finished goods areas.

Our Offer to You

  • Medical, dental and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan with company matching – all starting on date of hire
  • Tuition reimbursement, educational matching gift program, perks and discounts
  • All the usual benefits such as paid time off, flexible spending, short-and long-term disability, basic life insurance, business travel insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and domestic partner benefits
  • Global market strength and worldwide leadership in weighing
  • A brand name that is identified worldwide with precision, quality, and innovation
  • Thousands of patents, design and innovation awards across the Mettler Toledo brands
  • Global recognition for the quality of products

About Mettler Toledo

Working at Mettler Toledo means you are impacting the world in important ways. Our precision measuring devices span the world's laboratories, production facilities, and retail stores. We manufacture, sell, and service instruments that detect, measure, and weigh - from the infinitely small to the largest of vehicles or airplanes.
  • We help feed the world. We impact how food is produced, packaged and made safe.
  • We help keep you healthy. Our instruments make it possible for scientists to develop new drugs and bring life-saving medicines to the world.
  • Mettler Toledo products are important to the production and consistent quality of every kind of consumer product.
  • No matter how far human kind goes to explore new frontiers, Mettler Toledo is there to help make it happen.

Equal Opportunity Employment

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We give consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other protected classification. If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here.

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Mettler-Toledo Rainin, LLC [Delaware]

7500 Edgewater Dr, Oakland, CA 94621 United States

+1 (800) 472-4646