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Forklift Operator

Sunland Logistics Solutions Simpsonville, SC

  • Expired: August 18, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Title: Forklift OperatorDepartment: Facility WarehousesReports to: SupervisorFLSA Status: NonexemptShift: 1st & 2nd shiftJOB SUMMARY: Manual loading and unloading of freight with the use of a pallet jack, hand truck or forklift, general labor, and warehouse maintenance.Take full charge of the assigned dock area.Know the proper location and receiving process for all accounts.Models and acts in accordance with our guiding principles and core valuesDUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The Forklift Operator performs to the following tasks:Assist shipping and receiving, unloading trucks, by use of equipment such as hand truck or pallet jack, or by using forkliftChecking in merchandise, matching purchase orders to sales orders and distributing for processing by lot numbersReading customer orders, work orders, shipping orders, or requisitions to determine items to be moved, gathered, or distributed and/or shippedVerify and note the count and condition of cargo received, knowing when to... either refuse or accept with notation.Record documents to appropriate forms and/or log books.Verify that proper identification is attached.Sort cargo received by account or intended location, and store in proper location by part numberPerform forklift duties, and learn to cube basic loads.Assist in various warehouse maintenance tasks, including sweeping floors, storing equipment, etc.Perform required before-, during-, and after-operation "user maintenance" and provide required reportsMaintain and protect all property entrusted to you in excellent conditionPerform any other tasks assigned to support and improve the overall team operationsScan outbound shipments to ensure accuracy and quality controlEnsure and comply with all procedures established to ensure product is being properly controlledCommunicate all problems and concerns regarding shipment scanning to Team LeaderIdentify damaged items staged in outbound baysInspect outbound products for quality assuranceAccurately document results of outbound audits upon completionOther duties as assignedSUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: NoneKNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED: Ability to frequently lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.Ability to operate forklift, hand truck and pallet jack.Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide.Responds promptly and professionally to customer needs.Ability to read, write and speak English fluently.Read, comprehend and complete basic checklists, forms or other related documents.Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner.Balances team and individual responsibilities.Consistently at work and on time.Able to work day, afternoon, or evening shiftEDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); three months or more related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimalsCERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Possess or have ability to become forklift certified South Carolina Drivers License or equivalentLANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read and interpret documents, including protocols, standard operating procedures, customer orders, and pick tickets.REASONING ABILITY: Able to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.The employee frequently is required to stand; wal

Sunland Logistics Solutions


Simpsonville, SC


Transportation and Storage

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