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Forklift Operator, Full-Time: 1am Start Time

Sutton Transport
Milwaukee, WI
  • Expired: June 22, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.
Company Description

Sutton Transport is a leading Midwest trucking company and proud to be family owned for 41 years. While we specialize in next-day LTL delivery of palleted freight, we also offer national volume LTL services. We are dedicated to getting freight to its destination in a safe and timely manner. Our newer model equipment and use of the latest technology has made us the employer of choice in the LTL industry. The staff and drivers are dedicated in providing top-notch service.

At Sutton Transport you will find the formula for success. We have a solid history. We began serving customers on November 19, 1979 when Frank and Deb Sutton started the company as a cartage agent for what was then Burlington Northern Air Freight. Upon deregulation of the trucking industry in 1980, the Suttons obtained their own operating authority and began hauling freight and they never looked back. Today, Sutton Transport is recognized as a major LTL company in the Midwest and Nationwide.

We believe once you start a career here, you will never ever want to leave. Its fast, fun and above all, rewarding. Come find out for yourself! We know Sutton Transport might just be the place for you to have a fresh start.

Job Description

The Forklift Operator's main responsibility is to load and unload trailers on the Dock. 95% of the time spent is on a sit-down forklift. This is a Cross Dock environment and you will be working with a team of other operators.

Full Time: Forklift Operator:
  • Forklift operation
  • Load and unload trailers
  • Build loads to ready multiple trailers for departure.
  • Ensure accurate freight inventory
  • Some manual material handling as needed

Work Schedule, 1am start time:
  • Full time
  • 1:00 am start - 9:30 am. End may vary due to freight volumes.
  • Tuesday thru Saturday work week

  • Starting Pay: $20/hour
  • Consistent wage increases, at least yearly

Sutton Transport Offers:
  • Job stability
  • Full benefit package: medical, dental, vision, 401K with company match
  • Paid weekly

  • 1-year experience operating a sit-down forklift
  • Cross dock experience preferred
  • Over 18 years old with High School Diploma

Additional Information

Sutton Transport, Inc is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to attracting and retaining the best-qualified people available, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, or status as a veteran of the Armed Forces, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law.

Sutton Transport


6801 South 13th Street

Milwaukee, WI
53221 USA


Transportation and Storage

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