Truck Loader - Day Shisft in Hanover, PA at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 8/13/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time


PA Hanover

Job Type:

Production Operations

Job Posting Title:

Truck Loader - Day Shisft

Job Description:


6 AM to 6 PM

Work: Every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and every other Wednesday.

Job Summary:

Maintains production by loading product on and off trucks in the warehouse.  Assures accurate customer delivery by accurately following customer orders and documenting properly. Maintains hygiene and housekeeping by following good manufacturing procedures. Assigned to sanitation crew as needed.

Reporting Relationship:

This position reports to the Warehouse Team Lead. This position receives general supervision and works according to standards.

 Essential Tasks:

Receives Load Sheets* and Pick List for each order. Completes the Trailer Inspection Report prior to loading the trailer; sweeps and inspects sample bags if contents are questionable. Pulls product from the listed locations and loads trailer using Sales Order #. Use SAP VMU to perform Cross-Docking and movement of any pallets throughout the plant. Use Pick Sheets, Shipment Worksheets, and other documents to perform loading, unloading, and put-away of pallets for customer orders. When loading trailer, one of the “1 x 4” labels must be taken from the pallet and placed on the load sheet.  If there are no labels on the pallet, you must write the Item #, Code Date, Quantity, Work Order # and Sales Order # in a blank space on the load sheet and initial it. When the trailer is completed, the Loader will air bag and, tie guard or both, depending on the customer requirements, the trailer then give the load sheets to the supervisor so that the transfer of product to the new location can be accomplished and seal assigned. Forklift Operators are expected to observe all safety rules while operating forklifts.

*The load sheets must be prepared to include the carrier code with the trailer number. This will enable the program to enter the bar code. The bar code will help to expedite the transfer process.

Additional Tasks: 

Contributes to team effort by performing other assigned duties as needed. Maintains cooperative relationship with coworkers and management by communicating necessary information, responding to requests, building rapport; and participating in problem solving methods.

Job Qualifications

Essential knowledge, skills, abilities and experience:

  • Ability to keep up with fast-paced conveyor line.
  • Ability to drive forklift and to pass in-company forklift driver training program.
  • High degree of attention to drive safely required to prevent injury to others.
  • Mental alertness to identify quality issues.
  • Ability to understand and follow standard procedures.
  • Ability to identify words and numbers.
  • Ability to work as a team player.
  • Ability to notify machine operators or supervisor of production problems.
  • Ability to identify different types of pallets.

    Physical demands and Work Conditions:

  • Ability to work required shift, meet attendance requirements, and work overtime when required.
  • Ability to sit frequently on a powered industrial truck and twist and turn to drive in reverse.
  • Ability to move or lift 40 lb. wooden pallet.
  • Ability to continually lift and stack product boxes in truck.
  • Ability to distinguish colors for color-coded product tape.
  • Ability to use safety equipment to change forklift batteries.

Disability Assistance
TreeHouse Foods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including those with disabilities.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to In your email please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.

EEO Considerations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.


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