BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Forklift Operator in Covington, Georgia
Job Description Summary
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: Week Day Tues.-Fri. 7:00am-5:30pm
This position is responsible for warehouse/material distribution tasks relative to the receiving and shipment of product. Must have experience and feel comfortable operating a Reach Truck and Turret Forklift .
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The following duties and responsibilities are intended to be representative of the work performed by the incumbent(s) in this position and are not all-inclusive:
Processing customer orders, to include: scanning bar codes, labeling boxes, picking product, and preparing packages for shipment.
Palletizing to include scanning, retrieving and placing completed orders on pallets.
Re-palletizing products for shipment.
May be responsible for dock manifest duties which include scanning completed pallets and running shrink wrapper.
May be responsible for operating the ground/manual manifest station.
May be required to transport pallets by material handling equipment.
Ensures all assigned duties are completed in a timely manner in accordance with departmental standards and by following departmental procedures.
Maintains an acceptable work area as outlined in the Quality System Regulations (QSR).
Responsible for following Good Documentation Practices (GDP) as outlined in SOP.
Must take safety first and be able to work diligently to maintain safe working conditions and to adhere to proper operating practices and procedure designed to prevent injuries and illnesses.
Regular and reliable attendance at work.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High School diploma, GED or 1 year of relevant experience required.
Good communication skills
Must have good basic math skills
Ability to solve practical problems. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written and oral form. Ability to adapt to shifting priorities.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions as follows:
While performing this job, the employee is regularly exposed to episodes of walking, standing, stooping, climbing, lifting, crouching, reaching, grasping, talking, hearing, twisting, 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 be required to kneel, push or pull. The job can require lifting over 50 lbs.
The position almost always has exposure to working near moving mechanical parts, extreme weather conditions and vibration. Occasionally the position will have exposure to work in high, precarious places and fumes/airborne particles. It is hot in the summer months (no AC) and cold in the winter months (limited heating). The noise level in the work environment is moderate.
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 based on 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
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.