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Material Handler (Forklift Drivers) $16 per hour

Apply Job ID 15209 Date posted Sep. 07, 2019 Location Hartford, Wisconsin Full Time / Part Time Full time (FT)

Quad/Graphics

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 binding technology. Our platform gives 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?  If you are, we have the perfect opportunity for you!


At Quad, you’ll begin at a competitive entry-level wage of $16 per hour,  with immediate opportunities to advance – driving you to be better than yesterday.   Additionally,earn up to 10% more of your base wage and overtime pay through an incentive program that rewards productivity, safety and product quality.  In addition, we have an Accelerated Training program that will teach you a skilled trade and give you the opportunity to earn up to $21.00 in your first 2 years.

We offer support at every step of your career with on-site healthcare facilities, 401(k) retirement savings, paid holidays and vacations, and many more great benefits.

You’ll proudly wear Quad blue and stand shoulder to shoulder with the team that’s transforming an industry. Your work matters at Quad.


We also have Walk In Wednesdays from 8am - 2pm.  Come tour and interview with us!  Have the opportunity to get hired on the spot.  Bring your friends, we are hiring for multiple positions and shifts!  Call Kerry to reserve your spot today  414-566-2196


We are currently seeking full time Warehouse Material Handlers (Forklift Drivers) to grow with us!  Candidates hired into this role will be responsible for inventory control on the production floor, ensuring that materials are brought efficiently and accurately to machines to keep production downtime to a minimum.   Inexperienced candidates hired into this role will first go through 60 days of finishing operator training before being released to the Inventory Control Department.   Candidates who have 2 or more years experience in warehousing or shipping with 75% or more of time their time spent on a forklift, may be fast tracked directly in a material handler role. 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Move product/skids with a hand jack, motorized Raymond (Big Joe) lift or Forklift (training provided)
  • Servicing of press and finishing machines to move product throughout the plant
  • Maintain accurate inventory of product with the use of an on board PC and RF bar coding system
  • Loading and unloading of finished product and materials from semi-trailers and auto-wrapper using a forklift
  • Comply with all quality, safety and work rules and regulations
  • Effectively communicate with team members
  • Follow all clean-up and housekeeping procedures

Qualifications


The successful candidate will have or be able to do the following: 

  • Must be at least 18-years of age or older
  • Strong computer skills preferred
  • Prior forklift experience where 75% or more of your day is spend on a forklift
  • Factory, Manufacturing. Warehousing, Shipping or other work experience where mechanical or handwork was necessary is preferred, such as laborer, machinist, assembly, bindery, mechanic, warehouse etc. 
  • Printing, Finishing (Bindery) or Warehouse experience is preferred.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and solve problems
  • Strong mechanical aptitude.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to read, understand and follow both written and verbal instructions.
  • Good math skills
  • The ability to use repetitive hand/wrist movement
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize job need.
  • Ability to be a team player in a fast paced, detail orientated production environment.
  • Ability to follow instructions and work independently. 

Shift Option to  fit your lifestyle and needs:

  • 12 hour rotating shifts (either 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. or 7 p.m. - 7 a.m.) including days, nights, weekends, and holidays. working 3 - 4 days a week.  Overtime always a possibility but not guaranteed. 

We also have Walk In Wednesdays from 8am - 2pm.  Come tour and interview with us!  Have the opportunity to get hired on the spot.  Bring your friends, we are hiring for multiple positions and shifts!  Call Kerry to reserve your spot today  414-566-2196

Additional Company Information

We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations and more. 

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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