Cincinnati, OH, US, 45069

Our company culture is built upon YKK’s philosophy called the CYCLE OF GOODNESS™.  We believe that providing value and being fair to our customers and our employees is what makes us a successful company in return.  Guided by our core values and fundamental behaviors, we strive to foster a caring company, committed employees and challenging work that benefits our employees, customers, and communities. We offer competitive compensation packages, training and advancement opportunities. YKK AP America provides employees with a comprehensive benefits package designed to provide the security they need to enjoy life at home and at work.  By providing a high level of benefit coverage at a reasonable cost to the employee, we hope to foster a long and productive employment relationship.


Position Summary

The purpose of this position is to assure proper functions and duties in inventory control, quality, and safety.


Essential Functions and Key Responsibilities

  • Interprets work orders & pick sheets following written instructions to determine materials or carts to be moved or staged.
  • Counts, weights, measures, or examines the packing contents of items for conformance to company specifications.
  • Moves materials within the warehouse space to and from trucks and inventory locations.
  • Performs daily maintenance and inspection of the forklift and equipment
  • Assist in loading and unloading of inbound and outbound shipments.
  • Loads materials onto carts and installs strapping, bracing, or padding to prevent damage in transit
  • Assists in Daily Inventory Counting and Validation
  • Assist in combing pallets to better utilize warehouse space.
  • Keeps always assigned work area clean in accordance with 5-S Protocols
  • Complete any other related duties required and/or assigned by supervisor or manager.
  • Will train to operate equipment used in performing these duties
  • Operates a stand-up side loader or standard industrial fork truck to move materials to designated areas. 
  • Employee must be able to stand for minimum of eight (8) hours


Qualifications and Skill Requirements

  • Quality - conscious, oriented to excellence
  • High School diploma/GED (minimum)
  • Good Computer Skills
  • Ability to recognize similarities and difference between profiles
  • Ability to add & subtract, multiply, divide.
  • Ability to carry out detailed written or oral instructions
  • Be vigilant about safety
  • Ability to be Licensed and Operate a Forklift
  • Ability to Operate Electronic Devices (Scanners)


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.


Employment with YKK AP America Inc. is conditioned upon successfully completing a negative drug test for the presence of illegal drugs. 

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati