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 Forklift Operator - Phoenix, Arizona, United States

Job information
Posted by: Gannett 
Hiring entity type: Other 
Work authorization: Existing work authorization required for United States
Position type: Direct Hire, Full-Time 
Compensation: ******
Benefits: See below
Relocation: Not specified 
Position functions: Engineering - Manufacturing
Travel: Unspecified 
Accept candidates: from anywhere 
Languages: English - Fluent
Minimum education: See below 
Minimum years experience: See below 
Resumes accepted in: English
Cover letter: No cover letter requested
Job code: 3RiwUS1k1rLqWZ4v1GwipltuVjjsVQ / Latpro-3797852 
Date posted: Jun-09-2021
State, Zip: Arizona, 85001


Req #16462

Tuesday, June 8, 2021

Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is a subscription-led and digitally focused media and marketing solutions company committed to empowering communities to thrive. With an unmatched reach at the national and local level, Gannett touches the lives of millions with our Pulitzer-Prize winning content, consumer experiences and benefits, and advertiser products and services.

Our current portfolio of media assets includes USA TODAY, local media organizations in 46 states in the U.S., and Newsquest, a wholly owned subsidiary operating in the United Kingdom with more than 120 local news media brands. Gannett also owns the digital marketing services companies ReachLocal, Inc., UpCurve, Inc., and WordStream, Inc., which are marketed under the LOCALiQ brand, and runs the largest media-owned events business in the U.S., USA TODAY NETWORK Ventures.

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Forklift Operator
Gannett Publishing Services
Phoenix, AZ

Job Responsibilities:
Under the direction of Newsprint management & supervisorsthe Forklift Operator is assigned to perform production support related tasks that may include, but are not limited to: Forklift truck set-up, inspection & maintenance; loading, unloading, newsprint paper rolls, supplies and other materials; assisting with recycling; pallet organization; shipping & receiving newsprint dock oversight; distribution dock support; and general housekeeping.

Set up print rolls for the Press Department.

Ability to utilize a clamp truck or willingness to learn.
Off load rolls of paper from semi-trailers.
Keep accurate records for rolls of paper that are unloaded.
Off load product from delivery to the correct storage location.

Input material into computer system

Comply with safety policies and practices

Perform shipping/receiving functions as directed

Perform daily cleanup of storage areas

Clean production areas as directed

Perform the duties associated with trash and recycling handling


This position requires a high school education or equivalent, although production experience of any kind may be helpful along with computer familiarity. Candidates should have the ability to adapt to change, prioritize work, handle multiple tasks, remain flexible and interact with people while demonstrating patience.

You must be able to lift/carry up to 100 pounds with assistance. Must be able to push/pull up to 2000 pounds with assistance. A Forklift operator spends most working hours on his/her feet. In addition to long periods of standing, a Forklift operator is required to climb stairs.

This position is full-time shift work, which will include scheduled nights, weekends, and holidays.

Gannett Co., a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation, or veteran status.

Other details
  • Job Family Operations
  • Job Function Marketing Solutions
  • Pay Type Hourly

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