Job Title: Forklift Operator

Reporting To: Warehouse Supervisor




The Forklift Operator is responsible for the accurate receiving, storing, and shipping of products to meet company standards of safety, productivity, and quality. This includes the operation of basic forklifts in the handling of products. Must be available to work scheduled hours to meet customer needs.


Essential duties and 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 and boats
  • 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
  • Performing daily equipment checks such as recharging the truck’s battery and lubricating equipment
  • Removing machine attachments and waste material from machines
  • Examining products to verify conformance to quality standards

Qualification requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Good math, language and reading skills; basic computer skills may be required
  • Follow instructions for operating equipment and keeping records
  • Execute assignments in an accurate, timely and safe manner
  • Maintain a clean & safe environment
  • Clean driving record

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


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Must have Experience driving a forklift.

Details

Job Info

Location: New Providence
Job Type: Full-Time Regular
Salary: $0.00 - $0.00
Specialty: Wholesale
Benefits:
Vacation: Employment Act Requirements

Requirements

Degree: High School Diploma
Years Experience: 2 - 4
Posted 1 Week ago