Forklift Operator (Material Handler)- Sign-On Bonus!

Ryder Supply Chain Solutions

Cedar Rapids, IA Warehousing / General Help
Ryder’s warehousing team is looking for full time FORKLIFT OPERATORS to join the team at a 1 million square foot distribution center!  Ryder is a fortune 500 company, recognized as a leader in the warehousing industry.

Position Description:
The purpose of this position is to accurately transfer product, both physically and logically, into and/or out of warehouse locations, load/unload trailers, move product throughout the facility with powered industrial equipment and perform case pick and inventory counts as required.
  • Accurately load pallets of product for customer orders utilizing WMS computer system
  • Unload customer product into proper location while ensuring damaged product is processed before being put away
  • Operate forklift in a safe manner
  • Perform inventory counts to ensure bay location is accurate
  • Primary focus is on the inbound, outbound, quality hold, displays, case pick replenishments, and materials functions of the facility

  • Read, interpret, and apply Warehouse Management System (WMS) order instructions 
  • Recognize and correct potential process errors before actions adversely affect the customer 
  • Recognize damaged product at any point in the warehousing process and take appropriate action when discovered 
  • Pull orders accurately as assigned 
  • Stage orders according to carrier location and verify: number of pallets picked as well as stage location 
  • Be aware of and follow location and work center Safety and Security policies and procedures
  • Performs housekeeping duties and other duties as assigned 
  • Operate fork-lift equipment or other warehouse machinery
  • Other responsibilities as required

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Minimum of one year of related warehouse and/or powered industrial lift experience required
  • Ability to read, do basic mathematics, understand and respond to written and verbal instructions in English for the purposes of safety, work instructions, policies, etc.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds unassisted and walk in high traffic areas
  • The ability to input data into various WMS computer systems
  • Work overtime as assigned

  • Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance
  • PTO, Floating Holiday time, Flexible Time Options
  • Retirement Plans
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Employee discount programs
  • Scholarship programs (for children of employees)
  • And many more!

Please visit our career website to learn more about these positions and other opportunities at Ryder. 
Ryder, Ever Better!

You must be able to pass criminal background and drug test. Ryder is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and drug-free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, natural origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or, among other things, status as a qualified individual with disability.

Job ID: 67891

Posted 13 days ago

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