Midwest Refrigerated Services Forklift Operator in Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Midwest Refrigerated Services, a growing family owned frozen food warehouse, refrigerated trucking and logistics company We serve customers in the food industry with distribution and transportation services. A successful candidate values a safe and fast paced work environment while working in a refrigerator/freezer warehouse.
Experienced and are currently employed.
*$16.50 base + $1.00 shift premium (2nd Shift or later)
$16.50/hour starting for inexperienced or unemployed, increase within a year to $17.50
Experienced and employed starting wage requirements:
1 year standup forklift experience with current employer
Pass forklift evaluation
Will be eligible for the following additional benefits:
Eligible for shift differential.
Eligible for insurance the first of the month after 2 months of employment.
Picking and staging of orders
Loading and unloading of trucks
General shipping and receiving duties
Follow all safety rules and procedures
Maintain warehouse cleanliness
Ability to work in a cooler (34-38F)
Ability to read/write/speak in English
Good computer aptitude and math skills
Lift up to 60 pounds frequently and 80+ pounds.
Experience operating a stand up forklift or powered pallet jacks is preferred
Experience working within RF controlled inventory systems or with food products is a plus
Ability to work weekends and overtime
Have exceptional attendance
Must have a minimum of sitdown experience, standup preferred.
PTO and Vacation Time
Health, Vision, Dental (1st of the month after 30 days of service)
Company paid - Life Insurance, Short Term and Long Term Disability
Flexible Spending Account
401K with Company Match
Bonus Referral Program
Safety Shoe Allowance
We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those applicants who are being considered for an interview, or are currently employed by MRS, will be contacted.
Midwest Refrigerated Madison, LLC, is an Equal Opportunity Employer and drug free workplace.