Forklift Operator

Forklift Operator

Schedule: Monday-Friday 10:45PM to 7:00AM and may include weekends. Reports to: Logistics Manager PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: Loading and unloading products from trailers using sit down, double forklift and other material handling equipment.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Loading and unloading products from trailers using sit down, double forklift and other material handling equipment.
  • Operations includes lifting, moving and positioning heavy loads of materials between shelves, stacking or onto another type of transport.
  • Provide and deliver raw materials to production lines as needed.
  • Assist with pallet tags and store products in designated areas within the warehouse.
  • Clean up packaging waste and dispose in appropriate refuse containers.
  • Participate in annual forklift certification training.

 

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS

  • Basic reading, writing, and arithmetic skills required. This is normally acquired through a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Possess a valid and current state issued driver’s license.
  • 1 year of forklift experience on double wide, high reach or stand-up models preferred.
  • Manual dexterity required for operating machinery.
  • Proficiency in English language required.