Shipper / Receiver- Forklift

Troy, MI

Job description
Job LocationsUS-MI-Troy
Posted Date3 months ago(4/26/2021 12:53 PM)
ID2021-6723# of Openings4CategoryShippingCompanyFlex-N-Gate Troy

Flex-N-Gate is a leading manufacturer and supplier of components for the automotive industry, recently ranked 10th of the 150 Top North American Suppliers in Automotive News. A growing and vital company, Flex-N-Gate provides a great opportunity for hard-working and skilled individuals.

Scope of the Position
The Forklift Driver works with Supervisor coordinating daily warehouse/dock activities, including housekeeping. Other duties may be assigned. Reads and follows work instructions. Drives industrial forklift equipped with lifting devices to push, pull, lift, stack, tier or move products and materials on and off trailers as well as in the warehouse and production, by performing the following duties.

Follow all safety requirements
Inventory materials on the work floor and warehouse
Load or unload materials as needed
FIFO material when received and/or as scheduled
Prepare outgoing materials for shipping
Able to read part numbers and show distinction between part numbers
Follow and support company IATF 16949 and ISO 14001 policies, procedures and work instructions
Deliver correct containers to storage area without disrupting production
Place finished goods in proper area
Verify containers are empty and remove labels prior to sending back to suppliers
Communicate with truck drivers as needed
Report any equipment issues to active supervisor or manager
Ability to stop the process in event of nonconformity
Work within a team environment
Work overtime as required
Perform other duties as assigned


High School Diploma or G.E.D
Minimum 1+ year experience in Forklift/Material Handling preferred
1+ year experience in the Automotive Industry preferred
Ability to safely operate Forklift equipment required
Flex N Gate Forklift re-certification is required
Basic Math, Reading and Comprehension Skills


Medical, dental, prescription, vision, life and disability insurance; and a flexible spending account
401(k) retirement savings plan with company match
Extensive safety training, new hire orientation, continuous learning and development programs and tuition reimbursement
Paid holidays and vacation time

What do our employees have to say?
It engages you professionally, and provides learning opportunities.
Lots of growth opportunity.
The companys young enough to be exciting, but old enough to be stable.
Not just a joba great place to work!

Flex-N-Gate is an equal opportunity employer. EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled.