Operating ability on forklifts (boom type or fork type).
Be able to read and ascertain which cases go on which trucks
Know proper use of glass pack slings and how to use them. Also, be able to verify integrity of the slings to assure safety is not compromised.
Understand how to load/unload trucks – VGP/VMC, LTL carriers, container trailers & customers. BE able to properly brace and secure loads.
Understand load balance for weight distribution.
Be familiar with storage areas for finished good cases and how to best store glass for loading.
Able to read shipping tags/tickets/documents and communicate on these matters with truckers, packer’s and shipping clerk.