Forklift Operator-Material Handler

Forklift Operators – Monday-Thursday Day or Night Shift Schedules

Van Buren, IN

Got a job … but want a career?  “Come grow with us!”

·         Your primary duties would be operating a sit-down forklift and making inventory system entries … This is NOT an Order Selector position.


Weaver Popcorn Manufacturing is a recognized global leader

in the production of Microwave and Ready-to-Eat Popcorn.


Starting rate:  $18.00 base hourly rate for Day Shift; $21.00 Nights.  Your advancement through a structure of skills would raise your base hourly rate, first, to $22.00/hour, and then to $25.50/hour (not including shift premium).

Day Shift: 4:30 AM – 4:45 PM, Monday through Thursday.


Night Shift: 4:30 PM – 4:45 AM, Monday through Thursday.



Think of it this way … Your four, 12-shifts provide built-in overtime of 8 hours each week!

The Associates at Weaver Popcorn Manufacturing share a Mission - To offer the world's highest quality, best-tasting popcorn.  It’s our daily dedication to excellence that has driven us to create some of the most delicious popcorn in the world.

Your duties will include the following:

-          Receiving materials daily.

-          Unloading and loading trucks to bring materials into the plant and send finished product to customers daily.

-          Entering inventory transactions in the supply & logistics system for materials brought into the plant and finished products sent to the warehouse

-          Cleaning and organizing the warehouse through sweeping, emptying trash, and moving materials daily.

-          Assisting with inventory issues by looking up items in computer and counting physical inventory weekly.


·         One (1) or more of related experience.  Food manufacturing experience, preferred.

·         High School degree or GED/HSE.


You’ll like our paid time off: 120 hours during your first year of employment!

Your benefits begin the 1st of the month following your hire date and include Medical, Dental, and Vision group health care coverage, life insurance, long- and short-term disability income continuation, and education reimbursement … along with a 100% match of your 401(k) deferrals … up to 10% of your earnings!



Physically - To Live

Socio-Emotionally - To Love Mentally - To Learn

Spiritually - To Leave a Legacy


Weaver Popcorn Manufacturing, Inc. (“Weaver”) is an equal opportunity employer.  Applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, or any other legally protected status, unless such status constitutes a bona fide occupational qualification.  Weaver will comply with its legal obligation to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and for religious beliefs.

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This available job is a Nights/Days shift position located in Van Buren, IN.