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BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Forklift Operator in Covington, Georgia

Job Description Summary

Job Description

Be part of something bigger!

BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.

Shift - 3rd (8 pm -6:30 am) Monday - Thursday

Position Summary

This position performs warehouse/material distribution tasks relative to the receiving and shipment of product. Moves inventory by operating a forklift.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Unloads inbound trucks (inter-company deliveries, vendors, etc.)

  • Loads outbound trucks (inter-company shipments, off-site warehouse, etc.)

  • Locates and retrieves products as well as replenishes picking locations using FEFO methodology.

  • Moves pallets on dock.

  • May be required to physically stack/transport product from larger sterilization pallet to regular pallet before moving by forklift to dock.

  • Ensures all assigned duties are safely completed in a timely manner in accordance with department standards and by following department procedures.

  • Maintains an acceptable work area as in GMPs.

  • Responsible for following Good Documentation Practices (GDP) as outlined in SOP.

  • Must take safety first and work diligently to maintain safe working conditions and to adhere to proper operating practices and procedure designed to prevent injuries and illnesses.

  • Perform warehouse associate duties.

  • Train new hires on RF functions.

  • Regular and reliable attendance at work.

  • Safety shoes required for position.

QUALIFICATIONS

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required:

  • Ability to read and interpret distribution documents

  • Ability to work under minimal supervision

  • Ability to perform/operate in a metrics-driven environment

  • Concentrate and be on alert at all times

  • Work well with others.

  • Experienced in the safe operation of MHE.

  • Licensed to operate material handling equipment.

  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

MINIMUM EDUCATION/ EXPERIENCE:

  • High School diploma, GED or 1 year of relevant experience required. Experience on Cherry picker or/and Reach lift.

LANGUAGE SKILLS:

  • Good verbal communication skills.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS:

  • Must have good basic math skills.

REASONING ABILITY:

  • Ability to solve practical problems, interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written and oral form and adapt to shifting priorities.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • While performing this job, the employee is regularly exposed to episodes of walking, standing, stooping, kneeling, balancing, crouching, reaching, pushing/pulling, grasping, hearing, twisting, lifting, frequent use of hands to finger, handle, feel, pick or type which can include repetitive motion of the wrists, hands or fingers.

  • The employee may occasionally climb.

  • The job may require lifting over 50 lbs in some areas but not all.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • Work near moving mechanical parts, work in high, precarious places, and extreme weather conditions.

  • It is hot in the summer months (no AC) and cold in the winter months (limited heating). Occasionally the position will have exposure to fumes/airborne particles.

  • The noise level in the work environment is moderate to loud.

For certain roles at BD, employment is contingent upon the Company’s receipt of sufficient proof that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. In some locations, testing for COVID-19 may be available and/or required. Consistent with BD’s Workplace Accommodations Policy, requests for accommodation will be considered pursuant to applicable law.

Why join us?

A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.

You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.

To learn more about BD visit https://jobs.bd.com/

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.

Primary Work Location

USA GA - Covington Global Dist Center

Additional Locations

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Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.

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