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Company: Plastipak
Location: Atlanta, GA
Career Level: Associate
Industries: Manufacturing, Engineering, Aerospace

Description

Plastipak Packaging is a global industry leader in the design, manufacturing, and recycling of plastic rigid containers. Our list of customers include some of the worlds most recognized and respected brands such as Procter & Gamble, Kraft Foods and Pepsi, just to name a few. Our commitment to our employees is demonstrated in numerous awards for innovation, environmental sustainability, and corporate citizenship.

Plastipak follows industry leading protocols to address COVID-19, including regular disinfection, electrostatic cleaning and temperature sensing kiosks at most locations.  We strictly adhere to all CDC guidelines to provide a safe working environment for our associates and visitors; including face coverings, social distancing, and hand sanitizer stations.

Named one of America's Best Mid-Sized Employers by Forbes in 2021, ​ Plastipak offers many great benefits, including:

  • MEDICAL, DENTAL AND VISION INSURANCE
  • PAID TIME OFF (PTO) AND COMPANY HOLIDAYS
  • PART TIME AND FULL TIME OPPORTUNITIES
  • 401(K) AND PROFIT SHARING PLAN WITH COMPANY MATCH
  • TUITION ASSISTANCE
  • COMPANY PAID LIFE INSURANCE AND DISABILITY
  • DEPENDENT CARE FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT
  • TELEMEDICINE
  • PET INSURANCE
  • TECHNICAL SKILLS TRAINING
  • LEADERSHIP TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
  • REFERRAL BONUS PROGRAM

In order to process your job application, Plastipak collects and stores the personal information that you submit via this website. Please refer to Plastipak's Privacy Policy to understand how Plastipak uses and protects the information that you provide. 

Plastipak is an equal opportunity employer.

Welcome to Plastipak Packaging! Please review our website to learn more about our products and services! We are a global organization that employs nearly seven thousand associates world wide!

Want to join a dynamic and progressive company who offers excellent pay, benefits and a generous PTO policy!

Position Description:

The Warehouse Lead is responsible for organizing and coordinating the activities and staff of a warehouse operation.  To operate a forklift safely and efficiently while transporting finished goods to the warehouse, transporting finished goods to and from trailers, and moving raw materials, parts, etc. as required. We have many different shifts and are looking for great people who want to work and grow within the organization!

Responsibilities:

  • Operate forklift safely, following all quality procedures, and with regard to pedestrians and other lifts, in open and tight areas
  • Perform all required checks when loading trucks or trailers
  • Keep accurate paperwork and submit all required paperwork to the proper authority
  • Maintain organized facilities including the placement of all materials in designated locations, including maintaining cleanliness of warehouse and designated plant areas
  • Take physical inventories as directed
  • Utilize the supplied computer system to perform certain job duties
  • Supervision and accountability over all forklift operators and warehouse administrators including the administration of the progressive disciplinary program
  • Participate in annual and probationary performance reviews
  • Have in-depth knowledge of policies related to safety, GMP, WCP, and all applicable supervisory guidelines
  • Communicate with customers and transportation vendors when circumstances require
  • Perform all activities associated with the shipping and receiving of items other than customer product
  • Maintain sufficient levels of production inputs (i.e. pallets, top frames, slip sheets, etc.)

Qualifications:

  • Associates degree in relevant major and/or 3-5 years of relevant warehousing experience (preferably in manufacturing environment)
  • Strong communication skills, written and verbal
  • Strong Leadership skills
  • Able to multitask in a faced-paced environment
  • Possess strong safety focus
  • Technically oriented and knowledgeable in manufacturing systems
  • Strong Decision making skills with limited information
  • Independent thinker and effective troubleshooter
  • Meets all Material Handler Requirements
  • Prior experience in warehousing operations and forklift operations
  • Initiate and document process improvements

Why should you apply?

You may be eligible for:

  • MEDICAL, DENTAL AND VISION INSURANCE
  • PAID TIME OFF (PTO) AND COMPANY HOLIDAYS
  • PART TIME AND FULL TIME OPPORTUNITIES
  • 401(K) AND PROFIT SHARING PLAN WITH COMPANY MATCH
  • TUITION ASSISTANCE
  • COMPANY PAID LIFE INSURANCE AND DISABILITY
  • DEPENDENT CARE FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT
  • TELEMEDICINE
  • PET INSURANCE
  • TECHNICAL SKILLS TRAINING
  • LEADERSHIP TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
  • REFERRAL BONUS PROGRAM


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