Forklift Operator II/Clamp Truck Driver

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Date: Feb 12, 2019

Location: Chicago, IL, US

Company: Dart Container

Overview: As the manufacturer of Dart® and Solo® brand products, Dart Container is an industry leading single-use food and beverage packaging company. With 15,000 employees and 40+ locations worldwide, Dart offers more than 4,000 products used every day in restaurants, hospitals, schools and homes around the globe.

Benefits: Dart Container full-time employees enjoy great benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) with company matching contributions, paid vacation, paid holidays, short-term disability, tuition assistance, product discounts and more.

Day-to-Day Role:

  • Operate forklift equipment including electric forklifts, Clamp truck, box clamps, and roll clamp trucks.
  • Palletize loads to stretch wrappers
  • Load film on stretch wrappers
  • Transport jumbo paper rolls, slit rolls and printer paper rolls from offline printing and slitter production to and from the slitting area.
  • Organize and maintain storage areas for jumbo rolls, slit rolls, and printed rolls. Keep areas cleaned, rolls taped to minimize damage.
  • Transport materials to and from production floor and designated storage areas.
  • Load and unload inbound and outbound trucks and railcars with paper rolls and other materials.
  • Report non-conformances concerning product safety, quality and legality. Adjusts where applicable to remedy.
  • Perform general housekeeping duties to maintain work areas free of hazards
  • Follow company policies and procedures as stated in company handbook and all BRC guidelines including safety.

Core Skills and Qualifications:

The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:

  • Demonstration of minimum proficiency with the English language in order to ensure effective new hire training and on-going communications about safety and quality issues
  • Ability to work overtime as needed
  • Ability to work weekends as needed
  • One (1) year of experience using clamp forklift equipment
  • Ability to obtain and maintain clamp-forklift certification
  • Knowledge of product lines, finished goods, and materials


If you experience difficulty applying online, you may call (800) 545-3278 Ext 3390 or email us at for assistance.


Dart Container is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


If you have a disability and need an accommodation to access this website or for the application process, you should call Dart at (800) 545-3278 Ext 3370 or email us at Relay calls can be made by dialing 711 or the relay number for your state.

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Nearest Major Market: Chicago

Job Segment: Warehouse, Equipment Operator, Forklift, Manufacturing

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