Production Line Driver/Material Handler- $18.26/hour
Bridgestone Firestone
 DeForest, WI

Company Overview

At Firestone Building Products, Nobody Covers You Better. You can count on us for complete building performance solutions – from roots to rooftops. By taking the entire building envelope into consideration, we provide focused solutions for roofing systems, wall systems, landscape and lining projects based on the specific results you need to achieve. We not only deliver exceptionally performing building materials, but also outstanding services, support, warranty and expertise; all backed by a brand you can trust.

Backed by the strength of a diversified multibillion-dollar corporation, we offer excellent career opportunities, competitive compensation and comprehensive benefit packages. And, with locations throughout North America, we are always looking for qualified candidates.

Position Summary

The Firestone Building Products, DeForest WI plant is looking for one 2nd shift Production Line Driver/Material Handler and Warehouse Forklift Driver to join our team! Hours are Monday – Friday 11:30am-8:00pm approximately during our slower season (roughly December to May) and approximately Monday thru Friday 4pm-3am the remainder of the year, weekend work may be required at times and scheduling is subject to change based on business demands.


A successful Production Line Driver/Material Handler will:

Complete a forklift inspection checklist at the beginning of each shift, prior to use.

Prepare and handle packaging requirements including bags, stretch wrap, adhesive, labeling requirements, supply of slats (feet) and warehouse storage location.

Perform piece counts, labeling, visual quality, and warehouse storage.

Receives product from the laminator upon start-up.

Process startup material as recycle or waste.

Ensures all equipment is ready for operation, such as: cross cut saws, side saws, stacking guide, dust collector, baler, perforator, etc.

Ensures all packaging materials are ready for production, such as: bundle labels, stretch wrap, ink, etc.

Move product from the end of the line and place in designated area of the warehouse for storage using a forklift.


Skill Requirements

Able to read, write and speak English.

Able to add, subtract, multiply, and divide.

Possess forklift experience, preferred.

Possess manufacturing experience, preferably in chemical processing operation.

Physical Requirements

Able to lift up to 50 lbs. repetitively.

Able to stand, sit, and/or walk a majority of the shift.

Benefits, Privileges and Growth Opportunities

  • We offer over 31 Benefits and Privileges to include medical, dental, vision, 401k, cash balance retirement plan and more.

    • We are An Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer• Over 100 years of success is an indication of the stability our workforce enjoys.