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Description

Weyerhaeuser Company in Fontana, CA has an immediate opening for an experienced Forklift Operator.

Under the direction of the Site Operations Manager, Operations Supervisor and designated Shift Leads, this position is responsible for all activities associated with the movement and handling of materials related to the wood products yard/warehouse.

This is a unionized site.

The hourly wage for this role is $18.00 – $22.00. This position may include overtime. Currently, the scheduled shift will be Monday-Friday from 5p.m. to 1:30 a.m.

Key Functions:

  • Safely operate and maintain propane or gas forklift to move products from stock lines to staging and/or cut stations.
  • Safely load and unload products from various trailers and rail cars
  • Safely do your job to ensure your personal safety and the safety of others.
  • Courage to intervene in any unsafe practices.
  • Wear all personal protective equipment as required.
  • Accurately perform basic math skills such as adding, subtracting, and multiplying
  • Accurately count units, record totals and document shipping and receiving activities
  • Develop in depth knowledge of building material products and warehouse operations.
  • Commit to quality, efficiency, and continuous process improvement.

This is not an inside warehouse position. This role will perform manual labor 55- 65% of the time.

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience working warehouse operations within the wood products/steel industry.
  • Must be able to work outside in the elements five days a week and occasional Saturdays depending on business needs.
  • Ability to work within a team to solve problems and complete tasks.
  • Developing knowledge of building materials products, warehouse facilities and lift trucks
  • Strong planning and organization skills.
  • Strong computer skills: MS Outlook, SAP or other WMS.
  • Be highly attentive and adaptive to workflows.
  • Have excellent attendance.
  • Forklift certification preferred however, we will train.

About Wood Products:
We’ve been delivering quality building products and solutions to our customers for more than 100 years. From builders and dealers to specifiers and homeowners, we offer exceptional product performance and unparalleled support.
For more than a century, we’ve been building our reputation as a leader in sustainable wood products.

About Weyerhaeuser
We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference.
We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us. 

Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. Inclusion is one of our five core values and we strive to maintain a culture where all our people feel a sense of belonging, opportunity and shared purpose. We are committed to recruiting a diverse workforce and supporting an equitable and inclusive environment that inspires people of all backgrounds to join, stay and thrive with our team.

Job Operations, Manufacturing, & Construction
Primary Location USA-CA-Fontana
Schedule Full-time
Job Level Individual Contributor
Job Type Experienced
Shift Evening (2nd)
Relocation Assistance Not Available

Minimum Education and Experience

Minimum Months of Experience: 24
Education Required: High School
Hiring Requirements for This Job:
  • Drug Testing / Screening
  • Background Checks
  • Minimum Hourly Wage: 18.00
    Maximum Hourly Wage: 22.00

    About Weyerhaeuser

    We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference. We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us.
    Paid Holidays Paid Vacation Medical Insurance 401K with employer match Ongoing training and career advancement

    Accessible by Public Transportation: No