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Full - Time Recycling Technician (Forklift)

Apply Job ID 23301 Date posted Nov. 23, 2022 Location Saratoga Springs, New York 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 your team and everyone in the community we call Quad.

Position Overview

Quad is seeking a Full - Time Recycling Technician at our Saratoga, NY facility. Responsibilities of the position include:

  • Coordination of materials to be recycled within the plant with the use of a forklift or tugger.
  • Removal of all recyclables from around the plant
  • Depositing recyclables into the recycling system
  • Operating the bailing and shredding system
  • Separating and storing the various grades of recyclables for shipment
  • Loading semi-truck trailers and rail cars
  • Complete basic forms for billing and service orders
  • Comply with all quality, safety and work rules and regulations
  • Follow all clean up and housekeeping procedures

Required Qualifications

  • Must be able to accurately complete billing and shipping forms
  • Ability to follow instructions and work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to read and write; good verbal and written comprehension
  • The ability to multi-task and prioritize job needs
  • Ability to lift 10-15 pounds continuously and up to 70 pounds, occasionally
  • 12 hour days: 36-48hrs/week.
  • Must be able to climb ladders above 12 feet high with or without reasonable accommodation

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior forklift or heavy machinery operating is preferred, but Quad is willing to train the right candidate

Additional Company Information

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

Quad is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. We are committed to creating a place of belonging — a space where employees do not need to sacrifice who they are to exist and grow in our workplace. Quad does not discriminate on any unlawful basis including race, religion, color, national origin, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Quad also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories.

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