Operator & Driver

Kalumbila, Zambia, Full Time March 9, 2022

At First Quantum, we free the talent of our people by taking a very different approach which is underpinned by a very different, very definite culture – the “First Quantum Way”.
Working with us is not like working anywhere else, which is why we recruit people who will take a bolder, smarter approach to spot opportunities, solve problems and deliver results.
Our culture is all about encouraging you to think independently and to challenge convention to deliver the best result. That’s how we continue to achieve extraordinary things in extraordinary locations.
Job description:
Overall Job Purpose
Managing industrial trucks to load and unload materials and deliveries and move them to and from storage areas, machines and loading docks, into storage facilities
Specific Job Responsibility
Physically receive goods at warehouse.
Check goods for quality/damage and advise supervisor/transporter and supplier if any problems.
Check for quantity according to supplier’s delivery document, the quality of the packaging and the goods.
Put away the goods on the location in appropriate manner and always consider the safety aspects, and as directed by the superior.
Offload and unload goods from the trucks using the correct method.
Perform “Take 5” when handling chemicals and read the MSDS.
Inspect the equipment before use, and complete the Pre-start Check List.
Job Specific Competencies

Unload and upload material
Identify damages
Report shortages
Report quality deficiencies
Transport materials to production workstations
Inspect machinery
Determine the need for repairs
Produce activity logs
Comply with company policies and guidelines

Key Job Attributes
Identify and report faulty equipment, damages, and safety concerns to Supervisor immediately.
Load and unload products from trailers using forklift trucks and other material handling equipment.
Store the products in proper places in warehouse.
Transport products to and from warehouse and distribution centres.
Deliver products to various units in safely and timely manner.
Sort, pack, wrap, tie and label products as per company procedures.
Weigh products and record weight and other data in product labels.
Move and load hazardous wastes under direction of supervisor.
Clean work area and equipment regularly by removing empty pallets, wood and plastic.
Follow company standards and legal regulations to ensure safe and positive work atmosphere.
Maintain forklift equipment by troubleshooting breakdowns, performing preventive maintenance, recommending repairs and performing routine pre and post inspections.
Study production schedule to determine material requirements, movements and deliveries
Record information regarding movements of supplies, materials and products.
Any other tasks as may be delegated upon by the supervisor.
Experience required to perform in this job
2-3 year of experience as forklift operator or similar role
Attention to detail
Good knowledge of industrial equipment
Very good physical condition
Excellent coordination
Valid certification to operate forklifts
Good time-management skills
Great interpersonal and communication skills

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