C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Forklift Operator in Hammond, Louisiana
Keep our communities fed.
Our focus is simple but meaningful, from our distribution centers to our offices — every employee of C&S and their family of companies works to help feed local families, neighbors and communities. Forklift Operators help support this mission by replenishing product levels to ensure items can be easily accessed in the warehouse. These jobs are an important part of our team and help sustain our safe and efficient daily operation.
Text “CS” to 32543 to learn more about how you can become a part of our legacy.
Starting pay: $20 per hour
3925 Hwy 190 W Hammond, La
You will contribute by:
Operating a sit down forklift to transport merchandise to designated locations in the warehouse
Accurately tracking inventory utilizing a handheld computer and other necessary technology
Stacking and rotating merchandise, either by hand or using material handling equipment
Replenishing pick slots and production lines to ensure timely fulfillment of customer orders
Staging finished product in designated storage areas
Loading and unloading merchandise from trailers
Following all safety protocols and procedures set for a forklift operator in the warehouse
Occasional safe lifting of varying case weight, shape, and height levels
What’s a great way to stay in shape?
Continually Standing, bending, pulling, lifting, pivoting up to 90% of shift
Frequently lifting of product weighing between 1 - 60 lbs. or more
Frequent lifting of product ranging from floor to overhead
Possibility of working on multiple levels of varying height
Safe handling of sharp objects including box cutting tools
Paid training provided
Benefits available from day 1 (medical, dental, vision, company matched 401k)
PTO and Holiday Pay offered
$100 towards the purchase of safety shoes
Career Progression Opportunities
Employee Health & Wellness program
Employee Discounts / Purchasing programs
Employee Assistance Program
Your work environment may include:
Grocery (dry goods) – about 50°- 90°
Perishable (Refrigerated) – about 28°- 60°
Frozen – about -20° - 0°
We’re searching for candidates with:
One or more years of experience operating material handling equipment
Strong sense of safety and ability to follow standard safety procedures
Team-oriented outlook with a passion for helping others
Desire to work with a team to support causes that positively impact our communities
Ability and willingness to follow material handling equipment safe operating procedures
Every person matters.
We keep our values alive through a culture that embraces differences and ensures that every person matters.
C&S and their Family of Companies are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.
The Fine Print
This Job advertisement does not constitute a promise or guarantee of employment. This job advertisement describes the general nature and level of this position only. Essential functions and responsibilities may change as business needs require. This position may be with any affiliate of C&S Wholesale Grocers.
Hiring immediately, to apply text “CS” to 32543 OR visit careers.cswg.com
General Equivalency Diploma - General Studies, High School Diploma - General Studies
2nd Shift (United States of America)
C&S Wholesale Services, Inc.
About Our Company
C&S Wholesale Services is one of many companies within the C&S Family of Companies, the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. At C&S, We Select the Best® & those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.
Working Safely is a Condition for Employment with C&S Wholesale Services, Inc. C&S Wholesale Services, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.
Company: C&S Wholesale Services, Inc.
Job Area: Warehouse Perishable
Job Family: Operations
Job Type: Regular
Job Code: JC1102