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Forklift Operator

Eastman, GA, US


  • A world of opportunities available at home and abroad
  • A world of opportunities right on your doorstep 
  • We offer you the development opportunities that you need to flourish throughout your career
  • Great performance is rewarded



  • Be part of our vision to contribute to a better world
  • Work on challenging projects
  • Get involved in producing innovative and useful everyday products



  • Enjoy excellent benefits
  • Join a dynamic and supportive culture
  • Strike a good balance between work and home
  • Your safety and wellbeing is a priority to us
  • We are collaborators and team players

Your Mission 

  • Ability to efficiently assist in the operation of lift trucks. 
  • Performs housekeeping duties in work area, including sweeping, mopping, picking up, forklift truck clean, and disposing of trash.
  • Ability to collaborate and communicate with all levels of employees and management.
  • Safely move material to and from storage, machines and finished goods areas.
  • Operate forklift to transport materials to and from storage areas, workstations, and within other areas of assignment.
  • Load, transport, unload and stack materials in accordance with established procedures.
  • Communicate non-compliance and/or quality problems to supervisor.
  • Ability to read and understand material labels and work orders.
  • Knowledge of and ability to comply with safety rules and requirements.
  • Knowledge of and ability to comply with forklift training.

Your Profile

  • Manufacturing experience strongly preferred. 
  • High School diploma or equivalent required
  • Work schedules are normally 8 or 12 hours.
  • May be scheduled for rotating days off.
  • Must be able to work any scheduled times, including overnight and weekend shifts.
  • Must be able to work overtime as needed, including extra hours on short notice.
  • Standing for extended periods.
  • Awkward and/or repetitive movements.
  • Climbing ladders and/or stairways.
  • Must be able to lift up to 35 lbs. repeatedly and up to 50 lbs. frequently for up to 12 hours. 
  • Reading computer screen or other electronic devices.
  • Use of various hand and electrical tools and equipment.
  • Work in areas of fluctuating temperature.
  • Required to wear personal protective equipment (including but not limited to steel toe shoes, earplugs, safety glasses, and hairnet)
  • Ability to use hand truck, drum dolly, and electric pallet jack as needed
  • Regularly works near moving mechanical parts.

We Offer  

  • Benefits first of the month following date of permanent hire - full medical, dental, vision, life insurance
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan
  • An interesting job within the packaging & paper industry
  • To be part of a successful multicultural company
  • An empowering environment
  • Training opportunities (e.g. The Mondi Academy)


Get in touch:

We strive to create a culture that inspires our people to reach their full potential. Going the extra mile – for colleagues and customers – our people are what drives our passion for performance, and are the key ingredient of Mondi’s success. Be part of our future. Should you need further information, please contact Katie Barrett, Human Resource Coordinator.

Only CVs uploaded onto our online career platform (e.g. will be taken into consideration. With your application, you will be redirected to our recruiting platform. After creating an account, you will receive an activation link. If you do not find the email in your inbox, please check your spam folder or add the address to your “safe list” or address book.

Benefits: Canteen-Cafeteria; Company retirement; Events for employees; Health benefits; Parking 

Nearest Major Market: Macon

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