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Lift Operator - Warehouse

Advance Services, Inc. Walford, IA

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Lift Operator - Warehouse

8:30am-5pm Mon-Fri

Are you in the Walford and/or surrounding area? Do you have Forklift experience in a fast pace high volume warehouse? Is safety your top priority? If so, Advance Services would like to meet with you. We are now taking applications for a great warehouse with the potential for growth within.

Job Summary:

Forklift Drivers are responsible for operating a forklift for the purpose of loading and unloading trucks and sometimes railcars; moving, locating, stacking, and counting merchandise to meet company standards for safety, security, productivity, and food safety.


  • Unload inbound shipments, verifying merchandise matches shipping documents.
  • Properly documenting put away locations and reporting any shipment discrepancies.
  • Picks orders and prepares for shipment, ensuring the exact number and type of product is ready for shipment.
  • Locates and re-locates merchandise allowing for the best space utilization and picking efficiencies.
  • Keeps accurate records of stock moves, receipts, and shipments for reporting to warehouse office personnel.
  • Inspects forklifts, daily, to identify any potential problems with the equipment and reporting these potential problems to Warehouse Lead or Warehouse Manager.
  • Perform minor maintenance to forklifts that can be accomplished with the tools available, and ability of employee.
  • Operates various types of attachments and equipment required to handle merchandise.
  • Performs or assists in building, grounds, and equipment cleaning. Understands the importance to participate in sanitation, pest control, and all other actions that promote food safety within the warehouse operation


  • Prior forklift experience is a must.
  • Must be able to do basic math computation of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
  • Basic PC Skills.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail is especially critical.
  • Some problem-solving ability is necessary as variables present themselves such as space utilization tasks.

Physical/Environmental Requirements:

  • Position requires constant “getting on and off” a forklift, stooping, walking and lifting a minimum of 50 and maximum of 60 pounds.
  • The warehouse environment can be dusty, dry, and humid, with temperature ranges between 40 - 90 degrees.

Why work for Advance Services, Inc.

  • We are your employment specialists
  • Never a fee
  • Weekly pay
  • Safety and attendance incentives
  • Health Benefits
  • PTO
  • Referral Incentives

Apply for this job by clicking the apply button, applying on our website and selecting a branch near you or calling our office at (319) 393-1200

Stop in and see our experienced friendly staff at 5428 Blairs Forest Way NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

Advance Services is an equal opportunity employer.

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Walford, IA


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