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Forklift Operator

Link Staffing Houston, TX

  • Expired: July 20, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Description Link Staffing has partnered with the premier resource for signature designer lighting. For over 30 years, our client has produced lighting with some of the most influential names in design using natural materials of exceptional quality and distinctive, hand-applied, living finishes. They are proud to offer the industry's widest range of incomparable lighting choices of extraordinary quality at a remarkable value.

Forklift Job Summary: Use forklift, order picker, and a pallet rider, to load, unload, move, stack, and stage products and materials Essential Functions and Responsibilities: • Using a forklift, order picker and a pallet rider, to load, unload, move, stack, and stage products and materials • Work with radiofrequency equipment for pricing, receiving, and put-away as required • Responsible for the accurate storing, picking, packing, and receiving of product • Maintain the facility’s equipment and materials in a neat, clean, and orderly fashion • Daily, perform inspections on the lift equipment • Operate all lift equipment safely and efficiently, following prescribed work methods • Understand and follow all policies and procedures set by the company • Strive to meet daily, weekly and monthly goals • Maintain a clean work environment • Other job duties when applicable Qualifications: • One year in a warehouse environment • Familiar with warehouse concepts, practices, and procedures is required • Meeting safety, security, accuracy, and productivity standards of the facility • Must be authorized to work in the United States • Must be eighteen years of age or older • Excellent communication skills • Good math, reading, and communication skills • Ability to operate a pallet jack, pallet rider, order picker, and a sit-down • Reach truck and lifting a minimum of 50 pounds regularly and 75 pounds infrequently • Requires squatting, kneeling, bending, and some overhead lifting. • Able to be flexible with a team attitude Work Environment and Physical Demands: The Forklift Operator role operates in a warehouse setting. This role frequently lifts up to 50 pounds and occasionally up to 75 pounds as a team lift, adjusts body positions, including bending, reaching, stooping, standing, walking, turning, pivoting, and standing for long periods.

The noise level is moderate to high. Visual acuity requirements include close and distance vision, peripheral, and depth perception. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is working in a non-climate controlled warehouse and will be exposed to temperature-related weather conditions.

This role will operate near mechanical equipment such as conveyor belts and powered industrial equipment such as forklifts and pallet riders Position Type/Work Schedule: This is a full-time position; typical days and hours of work are Monday through Friday or Sunday through Thursday. Occasional overtime may be required outside of typical days and hours of work, including Saturday and Sunday or Friday and Saturday. Travel requirements do not exist for this position.

There are no supervisory responsibilities associated with this role. Equal Employment Opportunity Qualified applicants are considered for employment, and employees are treated during employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, gender identity, or expression, genetic information, or any other legally protected status Company Description Job seekers in industries as diverse as construction, logistics and IT have trusted LINK as their career partner for decades — and for good reason. At LINK Staffing, we help job seekers like you find employment faster and more easily.

Our team of staffing experts take the guesswork out of job hunting and help you find the right opportunities with less effort. Our unique commitment to enhanced employee benefits, payroll flexibility, and career development make us the perfect partner in finding opportunities within growing companies nationwide.

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Houston, TX
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Transportation and Storage

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