Forklift Operator

Apply now »

Date: Apr 13, 2018

Location: Havre de Grace, MD, 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.


Positions are on 2nd shift  3:30 P.M. - 12:00 A.M. Monday to Friday.

With appropriate license, operates forklift equipment to perform shipping and receiving functions, including sorting and stacking product and movement of finished goods throughout the warehouse. Also, performs customer returns inspection and processing, sortation and pallet/case rework.

Day-to-Day Role:

  • Comply with good manufacturing practices (GMP) as required.
  • Comply with Dart Container's policies and procedures.
  • Operate various types of forklift equipment to include but not limited to electric forklifts and electric pallet jacks. Attachments include clamps, single double forks, and standard forks.
  • Handle finished goods using a folklift and utilizing SAP WMS RF technology.
  • Pull finished goods accurately and load trailers of finished products efficiently and safely.
  • Unload inbound trailers of finished goods, assuring the count and quality, and place it in the appropriate storage area.
  • Maintain the forklift, battery changing, fill out inspection sheets, and report mechanical problems promptly. Report any damage to racks, columns, and any safety hazards immediately.
  • Operate equipment and perform duties safely at all times and within the operating parameters of the powered vehicle being driven and able to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Maintain good housekeeping of equipment and general work area.
  • Stack product in a uniform and damage free condition, reporting all problems to the appropriate people in order to minimize “system” damage.
  • Handle live load LTL’s, parcel shipments, manage and maintain the Repack / Rework area.
  • Perform consolidation moves and cycle counts on inventory as directed by supervisor/group leader.
  • Participate in small group improvement teams.
  • Attend safety meetings and training as periodically scheduled.

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.
  • Six (6) months forklift experience.
  • Prior warehouse experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of SAP WMS RF technology preferred.


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.


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


Apply now »

Nearest Major Market: Baltimore

Job Segment: Warehouse, ERP, Equipment Operator, SAP, Forklift, Manufacturing, Technology

Find similar jobs:
Share this Job