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Material Handler/Forklift, 13.75/hour

Apply Job ID 16491 Date posted Jan. 18, 2020 Location Effingham, Illinois Full Time / Part Time Full time (FT)


Production opportunities at Quad instill a sense of empowerment and possibility distinct from those at other employers. Quad’s state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities include world-class automation and printing technology. This includes guided vehicles (driverless fork trucks) and world-class digital presses that give our clients a full range of options to produce personalized marketing products. Fueled by innovative, interesting days, you’ll find hard work is good work, and feel a deep sense of pride in a job well done – something shared by everyone in the community we call Quad.

Are you looking for a company that can provide you with both a challenging and rewarding career? 
We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations and more.
Entry level pay starting at $13/hr. plus .75 cent shift differential for overnights
We will train! All are encouraged to apply especially those who have worked in manufacturing, warehouse, or factory environments. Warehouse, entry level, machine operator, forklift operator, material handler encouraged to apply!
Quad is seeking a Forklift Material Handler (Distribution Technician) responsible for the loading/unloading of semi-trailers with forklift, packaging of finished product, the servicing of production machines and maintaining accurate inventories with the use of an on board PC and RF bar coding system. 


This position requires the ability to lift 10-15 pounds continuously, the ability to lift up to 70 pounds occasionally, stand long hours, use hands and wrists continuously in controlled movement, receive and follow instructions and use vision in order to identify defects.
The ability to work a 12-hour rotating schedule, including days, nights, weekends and holidays is also required.
The successful candidate must be dependable, responsible, able to work independently with minimal supervision, and be a team player in a fast paced, detail oriented production environment.
Position requires good math, verbal and written skills as well as the ability to multi-task and prioritize job needs.
Computer skills preferred.
Work Ready Certificate and prior forklift experience preferred.
Internal experience with Quad/Graphics will be considered in lieu of work experience requirements. 
Quad/Graphics is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Company’s policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, military or veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories.

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