Forklift Nights

Mankato, Minnesota
Warehousing & Distribution (Transportation and Material Moving Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
6:00 PM - 6:30 AM
US$ 16.75 per hour
Ref. Number
Leah Macgregor, Spherion
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Job Description

You're a forklift driver from waaaaaay back. Material handling is your thing, and your great at it! Then we want to speak with you about this long-term, temp-to-hire forklift position. Our office is looking for a forklift operator who is responsible for accurately and efficiently receiving, storing and distributing materials, tools, equipment and products within establishments by performing the following duties

The NIGHT shift will be working 6:00PM-6:30AM. This shift will be working on a rotating basis and therefore will not be on the same days every week and will required you to work every other weekend.


Adhere to all safety policies and procedures
Safely operate fork truck to pick up, transport and stack pallets
Maintain a safe, clean and organized warehouse workplace
Perform safety checks as needed

Demonstrate a thorough understanding of electronic inventory tracking system (InnaTrack)
Understand and comprehend materials release logs and job pick sheets
Deliver correct product to production floor
Perform quality checks as needed


Execute and maintain effective warehouse layout and organization
Monitor inventory and recommend action for non-usable, slow moving and excess stock
Operate pallet jack and electric pallet wrapper
Label finished goods with accuracy
Verify accurate inventory counts of raw materials and finished goods

Working hours: 6:00 PM - 6:30 AM

Maintain a high level of personal responsibility and ownership
Maintain a strong commitment to teamwork and concern for others
Reliable and able to work within a team in fast paced environment
Train, assist and lead employees (new and current) for development in required operational skills
Must be able to effectively use the English language, in verbal and written form
Must be able to effectively communicate and interpret work instructions and safety rules using English
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common internal reports and supporting documents
The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and repetitive use of arms, hands, back and legs to unload and load product

High School

0-1 years

Education and/or Experience:
High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
6 months of Forklift Operating Experience required


Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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