Supply Chain/Logistics
Employment Type:
Full Time
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Diageo is the world`s leading premium drinks business with an outstanding collection of beverage alcohol brands across spirits, beer and wine. These brands include Johnnie Walker, Crown Royal, J&B, Windsor, Buchanan`s and Old Par whiskies, Smirnoff, Ciroc and Ketel One vodkas, Baileys, Captain Morgan, Tanqueray and Guinness.
Essential Functions Overview
- Perform all job functions safely.

- Previous forklift experience preferred.

- Machine operator experience preferred.

- Must be qualified to possess forklift operator's license

- While performing the duties of the job, employee will be regularly exposed to work in busy, high traffic areas therefore, employee must be aware of all surroundings.

- Must regularly lift, push or pull up to +50 lbs

- Regularly exposed to a noisy environment.

- Work in and around machinery, moving vehicles and pedestrians.

- Operate different types of Forklifts (Regular forks, Double forks, Slip Sheeter and electric pallet jack)

Duties include:
- Accurate record keeping - Ability to fill out receiving tallies, Quality Control documents for Production and document product loaded out on trucks.

- Mopping and Sweeping Floors

- Using stretch wrap to cover pallets that the automatic system failed to cover.

- Picking up cases of product that have fallen off pallets weighing 10lbs to 40 lbs.

- Restacking pallets that driver knocked over.  This could mean restacking 70 cases weighing 40 lbs.

- Setting manual dock plates by pulling on a chain to release spring.  Force necessary to release spring is at least 50 pounds of effort.

- During 12 hour shift drivers require overhead pulling to get on and off lift to do paperwork and talk to truck drivers.  This could be 15 - 20 times / hour.

- Some of our dock doors are manual, a chain is used to lower and raise the large doors.   Force necessary to raise doors is at least 62 pounds of effort.

- Some of our trailer doors are manual roll up/down doors and require overhead pulling.

- Lifting, moving, adjusting pallets prior to forklift picking them up.

- Moving and dumping garbage and recycle bins.

- Occasionally moving inbound receipt boxes / etc.

Physical Aspects
- Lifting: Minimum: 20 lbs constantly        Maximum: 100 lbs* occasionally

Lifting is performed with assistance of other workers / equipment.
- Repetitive Motion: Frequently manipulating controls on forklift.  Constant entering and exiting forklift

- Dexterity: Frequent manipulating controls on forklift.  Frequent completion of paperwork

- Climbing: Minimal

- Standing / Sitting: Constant sitting.  Frequent standing.  Occasional bending

- Walking: Frequent

- Pushing: Frequent to close overhead dock and trailer door and to operate cleaning equipment.  

- Pulling: Constant pulling overhead to get on and off forklift, Frequent pulling overhead to close trailer and dock doors. Frequent pulling chains to raise dock plates.

- Vibration - Constant vibration from forklift operation.

- Environment:  Indoor, outdoor; subject to the following:
- Extreme cold, including icy conditions

- Extreme heat and humidity

- Occasional inclimate weather

- Noise

- Wet, slippery


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Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, Diageo employees or any other company location. Diageo is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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