Material Handler / Forklift Driver (1st Shift - $20.10/hr)

Date: Mar 21, 2024

Location: Groveport, OH, US, 43125

Company: A. O. Smith Corporation

Company Overview

Established in 1960, Hague Quality Water is the longest standing water treatment manufacturer in the United States.  With headquarters and manufacturing located in Groveport, Ohio, Hague Quality Water manufactures water softener and filtration equipment.  Our products are sold in the U.S. at Lowe’s stores nationwide and through our authorized dealer network as well as to over 50 countries worldwide through our network of independent distributors.  We are experiencing strong growth as part of the North American Water Treatment Division of A. O. Smith, a division that continues to see double digit growth into 2024.

Primary Function

Due to continued demand of Hague Quality Water productions, we moved our shipping and receiving operations into a brand-new warehouse facility (2353 Global Dr, Lockbourne, Ohio) approximately 10 minutes from our Manufacturing Facility in Groveport.  The Material Handler / Forklift Driver that will move product through the Distribution Center in order to meet customer demands.

We Offer

Regularly Scheduled Hours: 1st Shift, Monday - Friday, 7 am to 3:30 pm, overtime on Saturdays as required


Hourly Rate of Pay: $20.10/hr


Sign On Bonus: $1500 ($500 at 3 months, $500 at 6 months, $500 at 12 months.  Must not be on a corrective action for attendance to qualify for bonus payments.


Benefits:  Medical, Dental, and vision start on Day 1!  Our comprehensive benefits package also includes company-sponsored life insurance; 401k with company match; short- and long-term disability programs; tuition assistance; professional development assistance; paid vacation days in your first year of employment; ten paid holidays in a calendar year; and employee discounts.


We are a drug-free facility and require all employees to pass a drug screen and background check.


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • More than 1 year of forklift, tow motor, clamp truck, or similar experience required
  • Ability to work overtime during the week as needed
  • Must be able to learn Warehouse Management System (bar code scanning); previous SAP experience a plus
  • Maintain a high level of inventory accuracy.
  • Must read, understand, and comply with specific work instructions, safety protocols, and quality standards
  • Must wear required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) such as steel-toe shoes/boots, ear and eye protection

Nearest Major Market: Columbus

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