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Forklift Operator

BESTAFF
Brownsburg, IN
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $18 Hourly
  • Nights
Job Description
Second Shift Forklift Operator 3pm-11pm $17.50/hr

The Forklift Driver contributes to the success by safely moving product through the distribution center to service all internal and external customers.

JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Efficiently and safely move, load, unload, store, and stack product using proper equipment in designated areas.
  • Practices safe and secure material handling methods
  • Perform all required procedures and documentation in a safe and efficient manner to maintain the highest quality finished product to our customers
  • Accountable for meeting quality and productivity standards
  • Routinely work in cross functional roles to assist in meeting daily productivity goals
  • General housekeeping, maintenance and organization of work area
  • Record time worked, accurately and according to policy
  • Consistently follows all policies and standard operating procedures (SOPs)
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
  • Ability to safely operate various types of forklift equipment
  • Ability to work at varying heights, up to 25 feet
  • Ability to communicate verbally and work cooperatively with employees, customers, and vendors
  • Ability to adapt to change and work in a fast-paced warehouse environment.
  • Ability to stand and/or walk for extended periods of time
  • Ability to read, count and write to accurately complete all documentation
  • Able to work overtime and weekends as business dictates
  • Ability to regularly lift and/or move merchandise weighing up to 35 lbs; occasionally up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to grab, reach, push, pull, bend, stoop, kneel, twist, and crouch in order to retrieve and/or replenish merchandise
  • Ability to ascend and descend stairs in order to retrieve and/or move merchandise
  • Ability to learn and operate general warehouse equipment (RF, Pallet Jack)
  • Ability to perform duties in an environment that is not climate controlled and will be exposed to dust, odors and noise.
EXPERIENCE AND REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Prior distribution experience preferred
  • Experience with warehouse management systems and hand-held device preferred
  • 1-2 years standup forklift experience preferred
  • Strong attention to detail, accuracy, and problem-solving skills
  • Basic math calculations for selecting, counting, and checking work
  • Must be at least 18 years old
Core Competencies for Everyone:
  • Focus on the Customer: You inspire and delight your customers.
  • Be Genuine: Your communication style is respectful, effective and sincere.
  • Make the Right Call: You effectively blend knowledge, experience, wisdom & decisive action.
  • Take Ownership: You are committed, responsible and provide solutions.
  • Achieve Results: You meet and exceed goals and expectations.

BESTAFF

Address

Brownsburg, IN
USA

Industry

Transportation and Storage

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