Fork Lift Operator in Sparks, NV at The Nature's Bounty Co.

Date Posted: 6/12/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Sparks, NV
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/12/2019

Job Description

Since time began, the earth’s been a generous contributor to people’s well-being. We haven’t been around quite that long, but The Nature’s Bounty Co. has been enriching lives of consumers around the world for more than 70 years. And before we even got started, the world was developing our motivation: Nature’s bountiful effects on people’s health.

Through our years, we’ve been a leader in health and wellness with our innovative products and solutions. We put science and the highest quality standards at the heart of our business—that’s why The Nature’s Bounty Co. brands are some of the most trusted in the world. We’re a leading global manufacturer, marketer, distributor and retailer of vitamins, nutritional supplements, sports & active nutrition, and ethical beauty products.

We’re also a great place to work, with excellent benefits, competitive compensation and a progressive, healthy company culture. If you’ve ever spent your workdays watching the clock, you know how important a positive work environment is for a person’s well-being. The Nature’s Bounty Co. is committed to supporting wellness in all its forms. And when it comes to wellness, nature is a pretty good place to start.

Under the direction of the Manager/Supervisor/Lead, the Forklift Operator is responsible for safely operating electric powered industrial truck equipped with lifting devices such as forklift or elevating platform, to push, lift, stack, or move products or materials by performing the following duties. Also, responsible for adhering to the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) that are in effect assuring the quality and quantity of product produced. This position is second Shift-M-F From 3pm to 11:30pm and there is a night differential increase on the hourly rate.

  •  Positions forks, lifting platform, or other lifting device under, over, or around loaded pallets, skids, boxes, products, or materials and transports load to  designated area
  •  Unloads and stacks material by using lifting device
  •  Inventories materials on work floor
  •  Loads or unloads materials onto or off of pallets, skids, or lifting device. Must be able to document information as per SOP
  •  Complies with company policies and procedures and maintains regular work attendance
  •  Personal responsibility for following safety rules, SOPs and cGMPs guidelines
  •  Performs other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

  • Must be licensed to operate lift equipment (Licensing may be through internal or external training)
  •  High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred
  •  Prior manufacturing or warehousing experience preferred
  •  Ability to write simple correspondence
  •  Basic mathematical skills
  •  Must be able to respond to verbal and written instructions
  •  Physical ability to repetitively lift, stand, climb, bend, etc within a manufacturing environment
  • Prior manufacturing or warehousing experience preferred
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred
  • Must be licensed to operate lift equipment (Licensing may be through internal or external training
  • Prior manufacturing or warehousing experience preferred
  • Ability to write simple correspondence
  • Basic mathematical skills
  • Must be able to respond to verbal and written instructions
  • Physical ability to repetitively lift, stand, climb, bend, etc… within a manufacturing environment

The Nature's Bounty Co. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 

The Nature's Bounty Co. offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, which includes health and dental plans, voluntary short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, generous associate discounts and more! 

Please contact Human Resources at 631-244-2120 if you should need a reasonable accommodation to submit your information for our online job postings.

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