3rd Shift Forklift Operator

at NSK Americas in Dyersburg, Tennessee, United States

Job Description

NSK Steering Systems America (NSSA) is a worldwide leader in steering system technology, proudly supplying the North America automotive industry. At our Dyersburg, TN facility we are currently seeking enthusiastic, accountable candidates for 3rd Shift Forklift Driver/Operator. This position starts at $15.40 ($16.10 with shift premium) per hour and after 90-Days there is an automatic increase to $16.00 per hour ($16.70 with shift premium). The 3rd shift core schedule is M-F 10:00pm to 6:00am.

Essential duties:

Proper operation of forklifts as it relates to keeping incoming and outgoing materials handled and delivered in an efficient and safe manner.

Load and unload stock to and from trucks, delivering material to warehousing or stocking areas.

Performing routine safety and maintenance checks on forklifts.

May also be required to break down and rebuild pallets consisting of manually moving stock from one pallet to another.

General cleaning and maintenance tasks are performed as needed.

High School Diploma or Equivalent.

At least 1 year of forklift experience is required however, must obtain certification (forklift license) through NSK if hired.

PPE Required: Safety glasses, steel toed shoes, gloves, safety vest, & hardhat for lift drivers.

Environment: Work is performed in a well lit, high paced, temperature controlled factory or office setting.

Sensory requirements:

Vision – straight line and peripheral vision are required to perform work tasks with precision, view monitors and screens, and for safety when working in tight areas and around forklift traffic. Hearing – individuals must be able to hear to communicate with co-workers, to hear alarms and notifications, and to be aware for safety around forklift traffic. Sensation – individuals must have appropriate touch sensation to perform precision work, handle small and large items, utilize tooling, and to differentiate between hot and cold items for safety.

NSK Benefits:

+ + Bonus Plan

+ Generous paid vacation

+ Paid holidays (10 per year)

+ Three Medical plans to choose from plus Dental & Vision Insurance

+ Life, Optional Life, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, AD&D & Critical Care Insurance

+ Company Provided Consumerism Card (Teledoc)

+ Climate Controlled Production Floor

+ Uniforms & Laundry Service Provided

+ Safety Shoe Program

+ Wellness Program

+ Employee Assistance Program

+ Health Savings Account/Flexible Spending Account

+ Matching 401(k) – no vesting period

NSK is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, national origin, color, religion, age, genetics, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.

ID: 2021-4545

External Company Name: NSK Americas

External Company URL:

Street: 2962 Fort Hudson Rd.

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Job Posting: JC197308837

Posted On: Nov 12, 2021

Updated On: Dec 04, 2021