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Date:  Dec 2, 2022
Job Req ID:  10309
Category:  SupplyChain/ Operations
Country/Region:  US
State:  NC
City:  Cary
Workplace:  Onsite

Title:  Forklift Operator

Description: 

 

Come join our team in a Forklift Operator role in our Cary, NC facility!  As an important part of the shipping and receiving process, you'll help us get our beloved products into stores around the country! With your can-do, go-getter, team-player work ethic, we are positive you will fit right in. To be successful in this role, you could certainly use two scoops of communication skills and a bowl full of detail while preparing some of the world's most favorite product for shipment. You will also collaborate with many diverse people and perspectives and be a part of the united values and winning culture. At Kellogg’s we eat what we like and we do what we love. 

 

Want to be a part of The Cheez-It Institute and help in determining which flavors of Cheez-It are “Ready or Not Ready”?  Join our Cary, NC facility, the home of our Cheez-It since 1921, and recipients of the State of North Carolina Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Star Certification.  Come be a part of our knowledgeable workforce which is made of a diverse culture where 48 countries are represented. Ready to hear about our Square Roots?

 

HERE’S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING 

  • Order Selection & Shipping with Care – You will be selecting finished products for customer orders and preparing shipping procedures while making sure our paperwork and food safety requirements are met. Keep the area tidy! You will be responsible for sanitation inspections and moving trash, scrap, and other debris.
  • Check and Double Check – As Shipping becomes second nature to you, you will verify that all appropriate goods are being shipped to the correct destination. Time to be efficient and use your detail-oriented skills!
  • On-Time Scheduling – You will be scheduling incoming/outbound materials and finished product shipments. Communication is key!
  • Learning On The Job – You will be responsible for learning WMS systems on stand-up forklifts and high-reach trucks as well as having a strong understanding of required audits within the facility

 

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds & perform other duties as assigned
  • Willingness and ability to work on weekends, holidays, and variable shifts
  • This position requires regular attendance and punctuality in accordance with Company policies.  Additionally, the ability to interact well with other employees and work overtime, as necessary, is required
  • Must not have more than one forklift-related violation or property damage within one (1) year

 

WHAT’S NEXT

After you apply, your application will be reviewed by a real recruiter – not a bot. This means it could take us a little while to get back to you so watch your inbox for updates. In the meantime, visit our How We Hire page to get insights into our hiring process and how to best prepare for a Kellogg interview.

 

If we can help you with a reasonable accommodation throughout the application or hiring process, please email USA.Recruitment@kellogg.com.

 

 

ABOUT KELLOGG COMPANY

Kellogg Company is a multibillion-dollar company with over 30 thousand employees all over the globe. We are proud to make delicious foods that people love – foods that you grew up with like Frosted Flakes, Cheez It, Eggo, Pop-Tarts, Crunchy Nut, Pringles, as well as innovative foods such as MorningStar Farms, RX bar, and Noodles. Our KValues and BetterDays commitments are at the core of who we are, what we believe and what brings us together. We’re proud to say we’ve been awarded with Fortune’s “World’s Most Admired Companies”, DiversityInc’s “Top 50 Companies for Diversity”, Newsweek’s “Most Loved Workplaces”, and many more awards that you can check out here.

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion has been part of our DNA since the beginning. Clearly stated in our Code of Ethics, “we have respect for individuals of all backgrounds, capability and opinions.” We believe that equity is more than leveling the playing field. It is making sure barriers, both tangible and intangible, are removed. Interested in the numbers? We hold ourselves accountable with our yearly Features report.

Kellogg is proud to offer industry-competitive Total Health benefits (Physical, Financial, Emotional, and Social) that vary depending on region and type of role. Be sure to ask your recruiter for more information!

 

THE FINER PRINT

The ability to work a full shift, come to work on time, work overtime as needed and the ability to work according to the necessary schedule to meet job requirements with or without reasonable accommodation is an essential function of this position.

 

Kellogg Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer that strives to provide an inclusive work environment, a seat for everyone at the table, and embraces the diverse talent of its people. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information regarding our efforts to advance Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, please visit our website here.   

 

Where required by state law and/or city ordinance; this employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. For additional information, please follow this link.

Let’s create the future of food,

Kellogg Recruitment

 

Kellogg is taking bold next steps on its portfolio transformation journey by separating its North American cereal and plant-based foods businesses by the end of 2023, resulting in three independent public companies, each better positioned to unlock their full standalone potential. Learn more at UnleashingOurPotential.com.


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