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Title:  Material Handler

Requisition ID:  19233-159

Omaha, NE, US, 68137

Category:  Hourly Production & Manufacturing
Travel:  No Travel Required

Job Summary

The forklift driver is responsible for pulling orders of product from the warehouse and loading the product into trucks to be shipped to the customer. The forklift driver will also unload product from trucks to be stored in bays within the warehouse area. This is to be done with the use of an industrial powered truck such as a forklift. The forklift driver will verify all incoming/ outgoing product for accuracy, as well as bay and inventory accuracy.  All employees must follow all Graphic Packaging International work rules, code of conduct and safety procedures and policies including wearing personal protective equipment such as steel-toed shoes, hearing protection and safety glasses.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Able to support production floor through pickup and delivery of product
  • Able to properly stage orders and execute the storage of finished goods
  • Able to learn and understand SAP applications regarding inventory, production and shipments
  • Able to know and understand all shipping and receiving protocols and procedures
  • Maintain equipment and do all required safety checks and cleanings as required
  • Maintain a safe and clean environment inside and outside of the facility
  • Organize and maintain organization in all Warehouse areas
  • Able to climb in/out of the forklift on a frequent basis throughout the work shift. There is one step up/down into/out of the cab of the forklift
  • Able to walk throughout the warehouse areas; surfaces are mostly concrete
  • Able to perform pushing/pulling activities when performing work activities
  • Able to work in a high paced and multi-task environment
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision
  • Willing and able to perform all other duties that may be assigned

Required Skills

Primary Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED
  • 2-4 years of forklift experience within a manufacturing operation
  • Prior experience in warehouse, shipping/receiving, pulling and staging orders, loading trucks, transport documentation and inventory control
  • Ability to work all shifts and overtime as needed
  • Ability to lift 75 pounds

Required Experience

- Forklift experience

At Graphic Packaging International (NYSE: GPK), we produce the box you may have poured your child's cereal from this morning, the microwaveable tray that heated your lunch, the paper cup that held your coffee throughout the day, and the carrier of those bottles of craft beer you may enjoy tonight! We're one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world's most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet care products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a team of collaborative, innovative, passionate individuals who are committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference.

With almost 18,000 employees working in more than 70 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim, we strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry's best to reward the talented people who make our company successful.

If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we'd love to hear from you. Learn more about us at

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.

Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the Poster, EEO is the Law.

Nearest Major Market: Omaha
Nearest Secondary Market: Council Bluffs

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