GNC Material Handler/Equipment Operator - 2nd shift in Whitestown, Indiana

Job Summary


GNC, the nation's leading retailer of vitamin and health supplements currently has openings in the Whitestown IN distribution facility for 2nd shift EQUIPMENT OPERATORS. This position includes many material handling functions to support the facility operation, including: floor loading full cartons of product for shipment, processing and receiving inboud product, put-away of product in racking locations, case picking and processing orders, operating powered equipment as needed, and moving cases/ pallets of product within the warehouse safely and efficiently.

*equipment, lift, forklift, operator, material handler, shipping, loader

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Floor load full cartons of product onto trailers for shipment, to close out shipping function for the operation.

  • After shipping loading is completed, mover to the Recieving or Oprerations function as needed, operating powered equipment.

  • Operate various powered forklift equipment (order picker, turret, and stand up lift equipment) as needed to support both ECom and Retail Operations.

  • Watch for damaged product/boxes and follow damaged product/box procedures.

  • Enter/verify necessary inventory information using RF (Radio Frequency) device required to complete tasks.

  • Follow all SOPs provided for work assigned.

  • Process non-conveyable product as assigned by supervisor.

  • Remove empty skids from the warehouse operational areas.

  • Complete proper paperwork for bill of lading, UPS, FedEx, or other outside carriers as required.

  • Other tasks as assigned by supervisor

Job Specifications

1+ year forklift experience. (order picker, cherry picker, turret, stand-up forklift)

Minimum High School diploma or GED Certificate.

Requires basic math and reading skills.

Complete related in-house machinery certification before operating powered lift equipment.

Learn SOPs and meet producivity measures within LMS specifications.

Demonstrate flexibility to work in various operational areas to support the business.

Work environment

  • Operation of the lift equipment could require the person to work 24 feet above the floor.

  • Works in a warehouse environment where there may be some variance in temperature, noise level, etc.

  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

  • Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action / Protected Veterans / Disabled Individuals Employer