Operator I, Forklift


Dunmore, PA, US, 18512

At Barry Callebaut, we are on a journey to transform the cocoa and chocolate industry. As the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products, our actions truly shape the future of our industry. We are a business-to-business company, serving the entire food sector, from the cocoa bean to the finest chocolate product. We are a company with a purpose, we believe in doing well by doing good and reinvesting in the communities we operate. We have a long-standing commitment to sustainability and our goal is to shape a sustainable cocoa and chocolate future. We are headquartered in Zurich, and have more than 12,000 passionate Employees working in more than 40 countries worldwide. We are very proud of who we are and what we do. And of course, we are always looking for talented people to help us have a positive impact on our industry and beyond!

Position title: Forklift Operator; 2nd shift 

Reporting to: Warehouse Supervisor 

Location: Dunmore, PA


Barry Callebaut is a global organization poised for growth; a company which has embraced the vision to delight its customers, while out-performing its competitors, a business which is committed to sustainability, has innovation in its DNA, is a leader in complex manufacturing aDond supply chain solutions and is focused on being a best-in-class employer. Barry Callebaut seeks diverse and passionate people who thrive in a dynamic environment, focused on continuous learning, living BC’s Values and of course loving chocolate.

About the role: 


This position is responsible for moving freight, stock, and other materials to and from storage and production areas, loading docks, delivery vehicles, and containers by hand or using pallets, forklift, or other equipment. This position ensures the quality of the products by enforcing FSSC22000 (food safety), GMP (general manufacturing practices), quality policy, safety and sanitation regulations. 

Key responsibilities include: 

●    Complies with all company and department specific safety, FSSC22000, and GMP policies and procedures
●    Read work orders or receive oral instructions to determine work assignments, material, and equipment needs.
●    Lift and move pallets and products off and on shelves and trucks.
●    Handle paperwork associated with product items.
●    Assists with loading and unloading deliveries at retail, company warehouses, and supplier destinations by using hand jacks and electric low lifts and forklifts
●    Timely and accurately load and unload tractor-trailer trucks per ticket requirements.
●    Maintain the integrity of products through proper handling and storage 
●    Maintain accurate inventories
●    Ensure safe operation of a forklift
●    Ensure facility maintenance through housekeeping, keeping product and facility secure, and maintaining the assets of the facility
●    Performs other assignments as directed.




●    High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED); Required


Work Experience:


●    Prior forklift experience 
●    Skilled and knowledgeable use of forklift mount radio-frequency (RF) system


Additional Requirements:

●    Ability to read, write, interpret and record documents such as safety, BOM, FSSC22000, and GMP rules, and procedure manuals. Ability to use scales and have general math skills in percentages, fractions, and decimals


What you can expect from Barry Callebaut:

●    Competitive compensation package including salary, benefits, and vacation time
●    12 paid holidays PLUS your birthday off!
●    Collaborative atmosphere with like-minded individuals who are passionate about chocolate
●    The ability to grow your career within an organization that values development and internal career growth

At Barry Callebaut, we are committed to Diversity & Inclusion. United by our strong values, we thrive on the diversity of who we are, where we come from, what we’ve experienced and how we think. We are committed to nurturing an inclusive environment where people can truly be themselves, grow to their full potential and feel they belong. #oneBC - Diverse People, Sustainable Growth.

If you want to learn more about Barry Callebaut, please find further information here.

Nearest Major Market: Scranton
Nearest Secondary Market: Wilkes Barre

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