Experienced Forklift Operators

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Location
Leesburg, Florida
Industry
Warehousing & Distribution (Transportation and Material Moving Occupations)
Job Type
Temporary
Working Hours
Various Shifts Available
Salary
US$ 12.00 - US$ 14.00 per hour
Ref. Number
S_70301
Contact
Cristina Mata, Spherion
Phone
352-728-8787
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Job Description

Forklift Operators will be operating in a cold storage warehouse.
Various shifts available.

Forklift Operators are responsible for loading, unloading, sorting, staging and transporting of products into and out of a distribution center/warehouse.
Individuals in this position must work cooperatively with other associates and productively with little supervision.
Following company safety policies and procedures is of great importance to this position.
Upon completion of training and certification a Forklift Operator may drive gasoline, liquefied gas, or electric powered industrial truck equipped with lifting devices such as forklift, clamp and slip sheet attachments, to push, pull, lift, stack, tier, or move products, equipment, or materials/pallets by performing the following duties.
Some associates will operate stand-up forklift up to 50% of the time and will also perform case pick order pulling up to 50% of the time.

Responsibilities:
Major Tasks, Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities:

Follows company safety policies and procedures and encourages other associates to do the same? Safely operates forklift and/or other machinery in order to complete tasks such as loading, unloading, sorting, staging, and transporting products
Works cooperatively and productively with supervisors and other associates in order to complete tasks
Arranges cartons on pallets keeping in mind size, weight, height, etc.
Loads trucks keeping in mind cubic weight, size and characteristics (i.e., easily crushed,) in mind
Works productively (i.e., receiving products, picking products, etc.) with little supervision
Provides and inspires outstanding service to customers (i.e., stores, etc.) by maintaining attention to detail and completing assigned work in a timely manner
Maintains condition of Distribution Center and/or warehouse work area (I.e., free of trash, product in correct location, etc)
Additional duties as assigned by distribution center or warehouse management

Working hours: Various Shifts Available

Skills:
Forklift Operators must have at least 1-year warehouse experience and for lift position.
Experienced in using RF scanners.
Rack systems experienced required.

Education:
High School

Experience:
1-4 years

Qualifications:
A high school diploma or equivalent is preferred
Must be eighteen years of age or older
require 1-year experience on a stand-up forklift
Must be able to pass a drug test
Must be able to pass a background investigation


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