Shredding Specialist (Warehouse Worker) 2nd Shift - Winston-Salem, NC

Education and Experience

* High school diploma or equivalent

* Commercial Driver's License is preferred but not required

* One to two (1-2) years of experience in a manufacturing or warehouse environment preferred

* Six (6) months as a certified forklift driver is preferred

* Basic Knowledge of forklift truck driving and maintenance

* Excellent physical ability; Must be able to lift a minimum of 75 pounds repeatedly over the course of the day

* Ability to withstand the physically demands of lifting, pulling and managing heavy equipment and objects

Physical Requirements

* Ability to withstand the physically strenuous demands of lifting up to 80 pounds.

* Ability to pull and push heavy equipment and objects (80 to 100 pounds).

* Ability to drive a motor vehicle throughout the day for business needs.

* Ability to sit for up to eight (8) hours per day.

* Ability to walk in the course of business up to eight (8) hours per day.

We are currently seeking a Shredding Specialist that is responsible for receiving, separating, and loading waste paper into a paper shredder, as well as various traditional warehouse support duties. The Shredding Specialist is a member of the local operations team who coordinates the parking of all trucks in preparation for the next day. Candidates also must be team players and contribute to a safe and harmonious work environment.

Essential Responsibilities:

* Unload shredded paper, media, and product from Shred-it's trucks at the assigned branch.

* Operate and maintain baling machinery.

* Ensure all paper bales are staged or loaded for shipment as required.

* Perform shredding operations in support of Shred-it's off-site shredding program.

* Safeguard plant hardware and equipment by locking and activating security systems.

* Operate forklifts and perform preventative maintenance on forklifts as required.

* Maintain a clean and safe working area according to Shred-It and NAID standards

* Ensure that truck shredder compartments and cabs are cleaned nightly in accordance with company guidelines.

* Perform weekly, monthly and yearly preventative maintenance on all equipment.

* Maintain supplies for plant operations.

* Maintain a responsible approach to all security and safety matters related to the operation of Shred-it.

* Follow the company's policies and procedures at all times, bringing the manager's attention to any and all areas of concern.

* Other duties as assigned.