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Forklift Operator - 2nd Shift


Contract Pharmacal Corp. (CPC) develops, manufactures and packages premium pharmaceuticals, over-the-counter drugs and dietary supplements. Owned and operated by the same family that founded the company in 1971, CPC today employs over 900 of the most highly skilled, experienced professionals in the industry and to date has commercialized over 4,000 products. For more company information, please visit


The Forklift Operator is responsible for operating a forklift to move, locate, relocate, stack and count raw materials and finished goods. The Operator is accountable for the safe and efficient operation of the vehicle. This is a union position. Medical and all benefits are provided to union members by CPC through Local #22.

Other responsibilities include but are not limited to:

-Operate machinery in order to properly move, wrap and distribute  goods throughout facility
-Ensure inbound and outbound shipments are accurate and free of  damage. Report any quality issues to management.
-Stack skids or pallets in designated areas
-Pull and prepare product for shipment
-Move product from staging and/or storage areas
-Properly document work performed in log books
-Assist compression/encapsulation with inventory counting
-Use company database to locate and transfer product to correct      location as needed
-Operate and maintain forklifts, electric jacks and pump jacks in a safe  and efficient manner
-Report any equipment issues to management
-Maintain a valid forklift operator license
-Other responsibilities as assigned by Senior Management


  • Requirements:
  • -AVAILABLE SHIFT: Monday - Friday, 4:30pm - 1:00am
  • -High School or GED diploma a plus.
  • -Must hold a valid forklift operator license or be certified by CPC.
  • -Minimum 2 years’ experience as a forklift operator preferred.
  • -Ability to follow instructions, pay attention to details and work independently.
  • -Ability to communicate effectively.
  • -Ability to lift up to 40 lbs a distance of 500 feet.
  • -Ability to identify, locate, and disburse product which requires reading, counting, and performing simple math calculations.
  • -Physical effort may be required which includes prolonged standing, lifting, moving, or carrying heavy materials.
  • -The operation of certain machinery requires eye, hand, and foot coordination.

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Contract Pharmacal Corp.


Hauppauge, NY