Shred-it Shredding Specialist in Louisville, Kentucky
*Do you enjoy hands on work?
Do you enjoy working in a fast paced environment?
Do you want to work for a reputable, environmentally conscious company?
Are you willing to work hard to play hard?
If you answered yes to these questions – you are just the professional we are looking for!*
You want to join a growing, aggressive and dynamic company that rewards success and challenges you to grow. Most importantly, you want to join a team that is full of people like you – “A” players with a drive to succeed!
Our Shredding Specialists are entitled to the following incentives:
A competitive salary
Competitive benefits package:
o Medical, dental and vision coverage
o Company Paid Life Insurance
o Company Paid Short-term and long-term disability
o A fun environment to grow within and be challenged to be the best you can be!
The Shredding Specialist is responsible for receiving, segregating and loading waste paper into a paper shredder as well as various traditional warehouse support duties. The Shredding Specialist is a member of the local operations team who coordinates the parking of all trucks in preparation for the next day. The Shredding Specialist must be a team player and contribute to a safe and harmonious work environment.
At Shred-it, our corporate vision, mission and values are not just words on a plaque; they are the goals and values that we live by each and every day. Each Shred-it Partner is responsible for upholding and exemplifying these values at all times.
o Unload shredded paper, media, and product from Shred-it’s trucks at the assigned branch
o Operate and maintain baling machinery at the branch
o Ensure all paper bales are staged or loaded for shipment as required
o Perform shredding operations in support of Shred-it’s off-site shredding program
o Operates forklifts and performs preventative maintenance on forklifts as required
o Maintains a clean and safe working area according to Shred-It and NAID standards
o Performs weekly, monthly and yearly preventative maintenance on all equipment
o Maintain a responsible approach to all security and safety matters related to the operation of Shred-it
o Other duties as assigned
/ Personal Characteristics/
o Ability to communicate effectively with customers in a professional manner
o Ability to maintain the highest level of customer service in all aspects of the job
o Comfortable in a fast paced dynamic environment
o Understands the importance of detail and accuracy
o Ability to work well in a team environment and is always willing to assist others
o High school diploma or equivalent
o One to two (1-2) years of experience in a manufacturing or warehouse environment preferred
o Six (6) months as a certified forklift driver is preferred
o Basic Knowledge of forklift truck driving and maintenance
o Excellent physical ability; Must be able to lift a minimum of 75 pounds repeatedly over the course of the day
o Ability to withstand the physically demands of lifting, pulling and managing heavy equipment and objects
- Background Check/Drug Test*
o Successful completion of comprehensive background check at time of application and throughout employment
o Successful completion of drug testing in accordance with company policies and applicable law
- Shred-it is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that values diversity and inclusiveness in the workplace. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.*