Material Handler Hi lo driver

Job Description

Material Handler/Hi-La Driver

About Us: Trenton Forging, a leading producer of custom it die forgings for an incredible array of industries, has the distinction of being one of the first companies world¬wide to be certified Q.5 9000 in any industry, and the first closed impression die forging company in the world certified QS 9000/1509002. We are bound by quality and service.

Benefits: Trenton Forging offers a corn petitive benefits package to our full-time employ¬ees. These benefits include: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance., AD&D, STD/ LTD, and 401(k). Additionally, WE offer paid time of and paid holidays.

Department: Hammer Shop

Reports To: Hammer Shop Manager

Shift: Days

Type: Existing

Supervisor Responsibilities: None

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt



  1. Must have basic knowledge of hammers and induction unit set up.
  2. Must be able to drive a lift truck as needed, i.e. filling bowl feeders, removing filled hoppers, assisting with die changes, etc.
  3. Ensure that each filled hopper is tagged appropriately.
  4. Must be able to stack hoppers, pallets, etc. as needed.
  5. Must be able to perform basic maintenance of lift truck, including changing and storing propane tanks, oil changes, overall quality checks, etc.
  6. Must know and practice safety procedures while driving a hi-lo.
  7. Must be proficient in all applicable Company procedures pertaining to the job and the department.

Essential Functions:
Must be proficient in using a lift truck; must be proficient in following directions and conscious of safety at all times; good working command of English language.

Education Requirements: High school diploma, Associates degree a plus

Experience Requirements: 6 months experience in a manufacturing environment

Skill Requirements:
Good working command of the English language; valid on-site hi-lo certificafion. Must be able to use simple math calculations, and use basic hand held measuring tools. Must be a forward thinker and a team player.

Physical Requirements:
Must be able to sit for long periods of time; climbing, twisting, turning, and lifting up to 50# several times a day.
Trenton Forging is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to promoting a culturally diverse workforce.

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