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Created July 29, 2022
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Forklift Operator

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Temporary, Fulltime
1+ years
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Not Specified

Job Specifics

Our very large and reputable logistics company is looking for warehouse associates to become part of an excellent team! Must be able to support afternoons or night shifts

Major Responsibilities:

  • Accurately stage and sort products for loading
  • Loads and unloads trailers
  • Opens and closes dock doors
  • Stacks cardboard boxes and pallets
  • Move materials within the warehouse
  • Package or kit finished product for shipping (shrink wrapping, boxing, labeling)
  • Electronically scan products using a warehouse management system (rf scanner)
  • Ensure damaged products are identified and removed when received
  • Complete daily logs, maintain inventory records and use the computer to enter records
  • Assemble product containers and crates, using hand tools and precut lumber
  • Pack containers and parcels for mailing and re-pack damaged containers
  • Reads production schedule, customer order, work order, shipping order, or requisition to determine items to be moved, gathered, or distributed
  • Sorts and stores perishable goods in refrigerated rooms
  • Fills requisitions, work orders, or requests for materials, tools, or other stock items and distributes items to production workers or assembly line
  • Assembles customer orders from stock and places orders on pallets or shelves, or conveys orders to packing station or shipping department
  • Weighs or counts items for distribution within plant to ensure conformance to company standards
  • Operate forklifts, pallet jacks and a variety of warehouse mechanical equipment (where applicable)
  • Operate forklifts or pallet jacks to transport stored items from warehouse to plant or to pick up items from several locations for shipment (where applicable)
  • Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor

Looking for Candidates With: 
  • At least 6 months to 1 year of warehousing or material-handling (using hand/power tools and hand truck) equipment experience required
  • Ability to work independently, customer service, dealing with others, multi-tasking skills, organizational skills, flexibile, excellent with numbers and time management skills required
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area
  • Complies with all safety requirements
  • Basic computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook required (where applicable by location)
  • Flexible to work overtime preferred
  • Ability to work in non-climate controlled conditions required
  • Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job

Shift timings and pay rates differ depending on what shift you are scheduled for. Starting at 23 an hour. Temp to Perm.
Afternoon shift timing: Monday to Thursday 5:45pm to 2:15am and Friday 4:45pm to 1:15am

Looking for candidates with at least 6 months experience operating a forklift counterbalance. The company is willing to do an in house certification if they do not hold a valid certification.