Forklift Driver


Forklift Driver Take your next career step at ABB with a global team that is energizing

the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future. At ABB, we have the clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions: gender, LGBTQ+, abilities, ethnicity and generations. Together, we are embarking on a journey where each and every one of us, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences.

ABB's NEMA Motors Division markets, designs and manufactures the market- leading Baldor-Reliance® brand of industrial motors. As the #1 global manufacturer of NEMA motors, our quality products are designed to reliably and efficiently meet the challenges our customers face. Our business is investing in technology, tools, people and processes to ensure our general purpose and application-specific solutions perform as expected, every time. The role reports to the Supply Chain Manager and is located in St. Louis, Missouri. Pay Range is: $20.58 - $25.91 per hour 2nd shift differential .38 cents per hour 3rd shift differential $.76 cents per hour Benefits include: Retirement Plan Immediate Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Life Insurance Disability Insurance

Your responsibilities
  • Ability to understand and follow all ABB safety policies, safety training and hazard communication information. This includes but is not limited to wearing proper personal protective equipment (PPE) such as: hard hat, safety glasses, hearing protection, safety shoes, cut resistant gloves, and safety sleeves when required
  • Lift and or carry up to 50 pounds
  • Must be self-motivated and at times work independently and be able to effectively communicate information to supervisors, managers, tool room personnel and coworkers
  • Frequently grip with hands, turn, push, and bend, along with occasional reaching above shoulder level, pulling and handle cranking
  • Ability to sit for long periods of time and to keep up with the demanding pace of production in a hot and cold environment
  • Possess the dexterity and hand-eye coordination to operate various forklifts and other equipment to complete a variety of complex task. Equipment includes but is not limited to: forklift, Bigfoot, electric and manual pallet jacks, and controls with buttons
  • Ability to inspect and ensure equipment is in proper working order prior to operating
  • Ability to obtain forklift operator license
  • Ability to comprehend and follow both written and verbal instructions. Ability to understand production orders, schedules, and special instructions related to your task and complete inspections as required
  • Ability to maintain regular work attendance, including arriving at work on time and remaining at work until the end of the schedules work day
  • Ability to work daily and weekend overtime, including overtime on short notice
  • Your background
  • Will be required to be certified on forklift every 3 years
  • Must have good communication skills
  • Must be able to work different shifts for overtime, as needed
  • Will be required to perform other tasks that might not be listed, as needed
  • Candidates must already have a work authorization that would permit them to work for ABB in the US
  • More about us

    We look forward to receiving your application. If you want to discover more about ABB, take another look at our website www. Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action at ABB ABB is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, creed, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, citizen status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, marital status, family medical leave status, or protected veterans status. For more information regarding your (EEO) rights as an applicant, please visit the following websites: https: // www. https: // www. transp%20EnglishformattedESQA508c.pdf As an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, applicants may request to review the Affirmative Action Plan of a particular ABB facility between the hours of 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. EST Monday through Friday by contacting an ABB HR Representative at 1-888-694-7762. Protected veterans and qualified individuals with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access ABB's career site as a result of your disability. You may request reasonable accommodations by calling an ABB HR Representative at 1-888-694-7762 or by sending an email to [email protected]. Resumes and applications will not be accepted in this manner.

    Publication ID: US86346162E1

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    Forklift Driver




    United States


    June 11, 2024

    Application deadline

    September 13, 2023

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    About the employer


    ABB is a leading global technology company that energizes the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future.

    By connecting software to its electrification, robotics, automation and motion portfolio, ABB pushes the boundaries of technology to drive performance to new levels. With a history of excellence stretching back more than 130 years, ABB’s success is driven by about 110,000 talented employees in over 100 countries.


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