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Forklift Operator

Company:
Choice1Temps.com
Location:
Webster, Massachusetts, United States
Salary:
$13.00 p/h DOE
Posted:
March 25, 2019

Description:

Choice1Temps is hiring forklift operators!

M-F 2nd Shift 3:30pm - done

Summary:

Operate powered industrial trucks to load and unload materials and deliveries and move them to and from storage areas, machines and loading docks, into railroad cars or trucks or storage facilities.

Responsibilities:

Obtains copy of production schedule or shipping order and transports material or equipment to and from designated areas in the facility

Loading and unloading goods from vehicles such as trucks or aircraft

Moving goods packed on pallets or in crates around the storage facility

Stacking goods in the correct storage bays, following inventory control instructions

Checking loads are secure

Stacking empty pallets

Requirements:

High School diploma or equivalent

Good math, language and reading skills; basic computer skills may be required

High degree of attention required to prevent injury to others; promote a safe work environment

Follow instructions for operating equipment and keeping records

Execute assignments in an accurate, timely and safe manner

Clean driving record and a valid state motor vehicle operator’s license

Forklift certification per OSHA standards

Physical demands and abilities:

Regularly sitting on a powered industrial truck

Frequently lift up to 50 pounds and adjust body position to bend, stoop, stand, walk, turn, pivot, and stand for long periods of time

Having a good sense of balance

Having good eye-hand-foot coordination

Ability to assess weights and judge distances and heights

Ability to work in varying temperatures, depending upon season