Lead Fork Lift Operator

Building Systems

Keene, NH

Bensonwood is a national leader and innovator in the design and building of timber frame, hybrid, and panelized homes as well as light commercial projects. The company has a forty-year history of building unique residential and commercial projects throughout the US. The company’s dynamic, team-oriented culture values high performance and continuous improvement.

Position Summary

The Lead Forklift Operator will be responsible for maintaining the production facility in a clean, orderly, and easily accessible manner while processing incoming and outgoing deliveries in an efficient manner utilizing lean principles.  This full-time role is based in our Keene, NH facility and will report to the Shipping and Receiving Coordinator.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Preparing and loading trucks and assisting with properly securing and protecting (i.e. tarping) loads as needed 
  • Maintaining accurate shipping records and additional documentation  
  • Overseeing forklift responsibilities and projects for the forklift team
  • Maintaining and organizing grounds, facility, and company vehicles 
  • Functioning as a backup for Shipping & Receiving Coordinator

The Ideal Candidates Will Have

  • Forklift Operator Certification
  • Climbing, walking and running
  • Ability to:
    • Drive various forklifts
    • Lift at least 50 lbs
    • Work safely and effectively at high elevations
    • Work safely and accurately utilizing forklift, heavy machinery, and sharp tools
    • Safely operate hazardous equipment
    • Work in varying weather conditions and temperatures
    • Work overtime if required
    • Ability to utilize various techniques to achieve results 
  • Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record

Additional Attributes for Success

  • Positive, can-do team player with strong   skills
  • High attention to detail with the ability to:
    • Complete assignments accurately
    • Organize and prioritize work to meet deadlines
    • Work independently and collaboratively within a team setting
  • Strong verbal and written skills
  • Computer literacy with the ability to work in all Microsoft and Google applications
  • Strong belief in customer service with outside vendors and peers 
  • Ability and flexibility to take on other responsibilities as assigned and to work outside scheduled hours when necessary

Compensation & Benefits

  • Compensation will be based on skill level and experience
  • Benefits include:  medical insurance, holidays, paid time off, voluntary dental insurance, voluntary life insurance, voluntary short-term disability, 401(K), and profit-sharing

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Contact

BENSONWOOD

6 BLACKJACK CROSSING | WALPOLE, NH 03608

MONDAY – FRIDAY
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM EST
603-756-3600 | 877-203-3562

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