Harvest Forklift Driver
Kenwood, CA 95452
This job description is designed to outline the essential functions of the position, but is not intended to be all inclusive.
Under limited supervision, operates a powered forklift to move half ton grape bins throughout production area.
Off load full half ton grape bins from flatbed trucks, stack and stage for processing.
Unloads half ton grape bins into processing equipment and onto grape bin sanitation equipment.
Unload half ton bins off sanitation equipment, stack and stage.
Load flatbed trucks with stacked sanitized bins for future production.
Load half ton bins of grape pomace into trailers for proper transportation.
Conducts forklift checklist, performs minor servicing and maintenance of powered lifts such as fueling, washing, greasing and the like.
Basic reading, writing and numerical ability.
Adheres to all safety policies and procedures, including but not limited to timely and accurate reporting of all work related injuries and illnesses to the supervisor, promoting safety awareness to co-workers, advising the supervisor of any unsafe acts and conditions, wearing required personal protective equipment and following confined space protocol where necessary.
Additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.
- Perform basic math calculations to complete written work orders.
Forklift certification required, training - will recieve this on site
Ability to work as a team with all winery employees.
Ability to work flexible shifts including graveyard
-Steel toed shoes required
Hire Date: February 2013
Alma Mater: Chico State University
Favorite restaurant: Tomasso’s (in SF)
Words to Staff By: “Go with your gut.”
Words to Work By: “You’ve got to be kidding me!”
Interesting Accomplishment: “To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
Something Few Know About Me: I achieved my 15 minutes of fame one day by playing guitar in a rock band in Oregon.