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Lead Forklift Operator

Date: Jun 25, 2019

Location: Ogden, UT, US, 84401

Company: Contech Engineered Solutions LLC

Location: [[Ogden, UT]]



Contech is seeking a Lead Operator at our plant in Ogden, Utah. This is a full time opportunity, with comprehensive health insurance, paid time off during the first year of employment, and 401(k).


Position Summary:


Works closely with foreman and workers to make certain helcor production schedules are met and quality products are produced; trains new hires; and acts as a liaison between helcor operators and managers to maintain lines of communication.   Ensures equipment is kept to Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) specifications.

Primary Responsibilities:


  1. Work closely with foreman to make certain everyone is aware of production schedules.
  2. Keep communication open with employees and managers.
  3. Trains new employees on various jobs.
  4. Discuss daily production with Foreman, Production Planner, or Plant Manager.
  5. Enforce safety and work rules.
  6. Ensure quality specifications are being met on ALL product produced
  7. Ensure that work areas are kept clean daily
  8. Ensure Lean principles are being utilized; 5S, TPM, & Quick Changeover are used to eliminate downtime.
  9. Ensure corrective action takes place on all non-conformances in accordance with Pre/Post Shift Audits as well as Monthly Leadership Audits.



  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Capable of learning to read shop drawings.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • One to two years’ experience in a supervisory role.


Local Candidates Only Please. No Relocation Assistance is Available.

Contech is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and participates in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, transgender status, national origin, protected veteran status, or status as an individual with a disability. Click here to view information regarding your Equal Employment Opportunity rights and protections: EEO is the Law & EEO is the Law Supplement.  Contech is a drug-free workplace and conducts pre-employment testing as a condition of employment.  <brIf you are unable to apply online due to a disability, contact the Contech Recruiting team at (513) 645-7000.</br

Nearest Major Market: Salt Lake City
Nearest Secondary Market: Ogden

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