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Forklift Driver

Steel Service Center
Dolton, IL
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $18 to $20 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life insurance, medical, vision,
Job Description

Forklift Driver

Steel service center with plant on south side of Chicago seeks outstanding and experienced forklift drivers. Candidates with at least two years of sit down forklift experience preferred. Ideal candidate will have experience handling steel coils and skids of metal sheets.

Position Summary

Under the direction of the supervisor, the forklift driver will operate the fork truck to move material within the plant and load and unload trucks.


  • Ensure that fork truck is in good working order with daily pre-shift inspections; Report all equipment malfunctions to manager and/or maintenance immediately.
  • Maintaining safe work environment by watching out for foot traffic; following standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations
  • Accurately and promptly complete paperwork including logs and new location sheets
  • Prompt, daily attendance
  • Sweeping and cleaning up work area as needed
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Two years forklift operating experience preferred. OSHA forklift certification is a plus.
  • Regularly lift up to 50 pounds, including pallets and fuel tanks for forklift
  • Basic math, tape measure and micrometer skills required
  • Must be able to physically operate forklift equipment (climb up and down into cab, twist torso for 360 degree visibility, use arms to operate controls, etc.).
  • Successfully pass a pre-placement physical, pre-placement drug screening and employment verification
  • Excellent work attendance record, ability to report to work as scheduled and flexibility to work overtime as assigned.

Benefits package includes:

  • Hourly wage commensurate with experience
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • Medical insurance with generous employer contribution
  • 401(k) with Company Match
  • Vision and dental reimbursement program, short-term disability and life insurance
Company Description
Coil slitting and cut-to-length steel service center on South Side of Chicago.

Steel Service Center

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Coil slitting and cut-to-length steel service center on South Side of Chicago.


Dolton, IL


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