Forklift Drivers

Edison, New Jersey
Warehousing & Distribution
Job Type
Temp to Perm
US$ 14.00 per hour, $14 per hour + none
Ref. Number
Kuzmich,Patty, Spherion
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Job Description

"Seeking Sit down Forklift Operators" for 2nd shift (2-10:30 PM) in our Edison, NJ facility. This role is responsible for the movement of incoming and outgoing products through the facility. We are looking for candidates with a strong commitment to safety standards and knowledge of forklift operations.

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:
Operating a forklift with proficiency (sit down)
Keeping accurate records of transactions being performed on inbound and outbound material
Identifying contaminants (wood, plastic) in baled materials, sorting as necessary.
Ensuring a safe work environment throughout the facility by removing debris from warehouse areas
Assisting team members throughout the facility as needed

Working hours: 2:00 - 10:30 PM

What You Will Need:
Basic Qualifications:
High school diploma or GED
One (1) year of experience or more operating a sit-down forklift to load and unload trailers in a manufacturing or warehouse environment
Willing and able to work any shift, holidays, weekends, and overtime as needed
Willing and able to perform tasks such as lifting, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing and/or pulling for up to 8 hours a day
Willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations including wearing safety equipment.
Willing and able to work in hot, humid, cold, and noisy industrial environment
Willing and able to lift/ pull up to 50 lbs. (i.e. lifting and moving wooden pallets)
Willing and able to wear the necessary Personal Protection equipment (PPE) (i.e. hard hats, safety glasses, face shield, chemical suit, respirator, ear plugs, hearing protection, steel-toe boots or safety shoes and other PPE required by specific jobs)

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