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Material Handler- 1st Shift

Company: PPG Industries, Inc.
Location: Lebanon
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Immediately Hiring!

Base Pay: $19.50/hr

1st shift (5:30am-2:00pm, 7am-3:30pm, 9am-5:30pm)

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In the role of Forklift Driver/ Material Handler, you will be a critical part of the production team, moving materials within the plant using a forklift, pallet jack, etc.

Key Responsibilities

* Reads work order or follows oral instructions to ascertain materials to be moved.
* Moves materials to and from customers and production line as well as to other areas on production floor via forklift, pallet jack, etc.
* Counts, weighs, and records number of units of materials moved or handled on daily production sheet.
* Inspects incoming and outgoing loads and reports any quality issues to supervisor.
* Attaches identifying tags or labels to materials or marks information on containers.
* Stores materials according to process instruction/customer requirements.
* Data Entry for MITS (MRP/ERP) system.
* Ensure fork lift is inspected before each shift, and report any faults.
* Makes simple adjustments or repairs such as lubricating fork lift, recharging batteries, filling fuel tank, or replacing liquefied gas tank.
* Assists in loading and unloading parts on the production line when not driving fork lift.
* Promotes and utilizes 5- S Standards for the line to improve efficiency, cleanliness, and safety.


* Minimum of 6 months of experience operating a forklift

Position Criteria

* Able to work flexible hours/weekends/overtime
* Must be able to pass PPG's forklift certification

About us:

Here at PPG we make it happen, and we seek candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our values, with the commitment and drive to strive today to do better than yesterday - everyday.


Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company.. To learn more, visit and follow @ PPG on Twitter.

The PPG Way

Every single day at PPG:

We partner with customers to create mutual value.

We are insightful, dedicated and proactive. We have intimate knowledge of the market and our customers. We focus on practical solutions that make a difference.

We are "One PPG" to the world.

We are better and stronger together. We leverage our scale to reach new markets and introduce innovative technologies as we differentiate and disrupt our markets.

We trust our people every day, in every way.

We enable and empower our people to make the right decisions. We are inclusive, transparent and respectful. Our feedback is clear and actionable.

We make it happen.

We have a passion for winning. We achieve. We deliver with discipline and integrity. We bring our best energy to our work. We decide and act intelligently and quickly.

We run it like we own it.

We respect one another by being responsible and accountable. We always act in the best interest of our company, customers, shareholders and our communities.

We do better today than yesterday - everyday.

We continuously learn. We develop our people to grow our businesses.

PPG Way: (Click here to learn more about the PPG Way)

We are One PPG:

PPG provides equal opportunity to all candidates and employees. We offer an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. If you need assistance to complete your application due to a disability, please email

PPG values your feedback on our recruiting process. We encourage you to visit and provide feedback on the process, so that we can do better today than yesterday.

Benefits will be discussed with you by your recruiter during the hiring process.

Pay Transparency poster: English_formattedESQA508c.pdf

EEO is the Law:

EEO is the Law Supplement:


Keywords: PPG Industries, Inc., Murfreesboro , Material Handler- 1st Shift, Other , Lebanon, Tennessee

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