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Lift Truck Operator (Crew C) Ontario, OR

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.


Operates electric, gas powered industrial truck equipped with lifting devices such as Lift Truck, boom, scoop, or elevating platform, to push, pull, lift, stack, tier, or move finished products, equipment , or dry supply materials by performing the following duties.

Key Responsibilities


• Moves levers and presses pedals to drive truck and control movement of lifting apparatus to deliver, stack and unstack pallets of dry goods and supplies, finished or toted product recording item and count of stock delivered or received.

• Positions forks, lifting platform, or other lifting device under, over, or around loaded pallets, skids, boxes, products, or materials and transports load to designated area.

• Perform physical finished product inventory as required.

• Record/track held product and other product that is shuttled to and from Americold.

• Weighs materials or products and records weight on tags, labels, or production schedules as required.

• Supply operations employees will work in process materials as required.

• Changes or assist in the changing of batteries.

• May operate other motorized vehicles (shuttle truck) to and from cold storage with bulk and restricted products as directed.

• Occasionally stack finished cases and remove damaged cases as required.

Typical Education

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Relevant Experience

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

1+ years related experience and/or training

Other Information

Ability to safely operate a forklift, loading and unloading trucks, and high stacking totes.


• Follow instructions as directed.

• Notify appropriate personnel on equipment breakdown.

• Actively participate in the training and development of others as necessary or directed.

• Keep work area clean and orderly.

• Know the general plant layout.

• Know and observe safety, security, quality, sanitation and personal hygiene requirements.


Job Requisition ID: 10274

Travel Required: None

Location(s): FG Plant - Ontario 

Country: United States

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

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