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Warehouse Custodian

Job Id:  39507
Job Family:  Production

Belvidere, IL, US

Employment Type:  Permanent

General Accountability:

A Janitor is responsible for maintaining routine housekeeping practices to promote safety, cleanliness and organization (5S) within the warehouse.



  • Insure warehouse floors are swept and free of debris using a push broom and Powered Floor Scrubber
  • Perform routine garbage checks in the warehouse, bathrooms & offices and discard in trash compactor
  • Insure cardboard from all departments in shipping & receiving areas are routinely collected and transported to cardboard compactor for recycling
  • Collect wood pallets, wood crates and wood scrap and transport to housekeeping area and load in a trailer for recycling
  • Operate a Walky Ryder/Forklift to transport trash hoppers, pallets & other material as needed
  • Be able to lift up to 50 lbs as part of the job function while using safe lifting requirements
  • Must perform within the Company Safety Program and Polices
  • Able to stand for extended periods of time, lifting multiple pounds regularly
  • Must be willing to be cross-trained in other areas in the warehouse as needed




  • Requires a high school education or equivalent



  • Forklift Certification preferred
  • Previous warehouse experience preferred
  • Previous experience with a Barcode Scanning system/hand-held preferred




  • Must be a self-starter, motivated and focused to work independently within the established perimeters assigned.
  • Ability to follow instructions and communicate effectively within the warehouse
  • Attention to detail and organization skills needed
  • Learn Lean Philosophy within the organization to focus on and participate in Continuous improvement & learning to improve processes, efficiencies and increased profitability.



  • Rewarehouse Department



  • This position is located in Belvidere, IL
  • 0% travel

Nearest Major Market: Rockford

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