2 x Forklift Drivers/ Warehouse Assistants: Middelburg (DC04)
Reference # DC04
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location Middelburg, Eastern Cape, South Africa
To work in warehouse, drive forklift, stack products and drive company trucks
Job Functions Communications,Driver,Health & Safety,Warehousing
QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE, COMPETENCIES:
•Valid Forklift License
At least 1 year experience as a forklift driver within a warehouse environment
•Valid Code 10/14 driver’s licence
•Basic maths skills
•Ability to read and write English
•Ability to lift up to 50lbs
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES OF THIS ROLE:
1.Operate a forklift in tight spaces and work well in a fast paced environment
2.Health and Safety
MAIN ACTIVITIES OF THIS ROLE:
1.Operate a forklift in tight spaces and work well in a fast paced environment:
•Stacking, loading, offloading and short distance transporting of products
•Drive forklift in an appropriate, safe manner with regard to fellow colleagues/visitors, etc.
•Assist distribution admin, dispatch and loading teams during periods of downtime, slack time or upon early completion of tasks
•Communicate equipment problems to Distribution Centre Manager, providing information such as what equipment, problems,
•Inform Inventory & Admin Supervisor of any packing problems
•Assist in inventory counts monthly/ bi-annually or as Accounting requires
•Retrieving specified merchandise from storage as well as packing, sealing, and labeling merchandise accordingly.
•Strategically storing merchandise to maximize storage space within the warehouse.
•Weighing merchandise and selecting appropriate envelopes, boxes, containers, or crates in which to pack merchandise.
•Clean up work area and disposing of waste materials
•Using forklifts, hand carts, or pallet jacks to load, unload, move, stack, and arrange merchandise accordingly.
•Perform other work related duties as assigned
2.Health and Safety:
•Responsible for reporting any Injury on duty to immediate subordinates
•Responsible for adhering to health and safety regulations and standards
•Responsible for wearing protective gear
•Responsible to deliver quality output
•Responsible for protecting company assets
•Any other reasonable task assigned
Unless a Recruitment Agency has been requested to assist with a specific assignment and a written agreement is signed between BKB Ltd and the Agency i.r.o this assignment, all CV’s uploaded onto our SkillsMap portal by an Agency will be deemed the property of BKB Ltd (inclusive of all our subsidiaries) and no agency fees will be payable should the candidate be placed.
Job Closing Date 08/05/2021