Forklift Operator - Temp to Hire

Auburndale, Florida
Warehousing & Distribution (Transportation and Material Moving Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
Various Shifts Available
US$ 13.00 - US$ 13.50 per hour
Ref. Number
Keilty, Alicia, Spherion
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Job Description

Spherion Staffing is partnered with a Fortune 100 Food and Beverage Manufacturer located in the Auburndale, Florida area. We are currently hiring experienced Forklift Operators for various temp-to-hire shifts.

Forklift Operator moves products to and from trucks, racks, and other locations as assigned. Follows established procedures and guidelines to handle, record and dispatch goods in a store or warehouse; receives incoming goods, checks for damage and for discrepancies between goods and invoices; picks order, packs and dispatches outgoing goods according to written or verbal requests or orders; enters data into a database or other computerized system to maintain up-to-date stock and inventory records. Individual contributor representing the most common entry point for this career stream; works under direct supervision.

-Drive forklifts safely and efficiently with single double attachment that handle two pallets at once, weighing up to 2400 lbs. each, and loading/unloading racks 10 deep with lift heights up to 27 feet.
-Using portable computer terminal and laser scanning device, accurately record product movements by item number, lot code, location, and/or truck number.
-Accurately complete manual recording (written record) of product movement as an alternative to PC based records during system outages and for ?off-line? transactions.
-Accurately complete pre-operation forklift inspection.
-Demonstrate support of Company Safety Initiatives and Policies.
-Maintain a clean work area and comply with GMP standards.

Working hours: Various Shifts Available

-Ability to read, write, speak and understand instructions given in English.
-Ability to work eight-hour shifts, 12 hour shifts or other work schedules as determined by business need, including overtime as required.
-Able to move materials weighing up to 50 lbs. 10 feet or more.

High School

1-4 years

- High School Diploma/GED
- Recent 2 years of Forklift experience in a fast paced warehouse
- Must have valid drivers license

**Employer conducts pre-employment background check, drug screening, and motor vehicle record check.**

Interviews held every Tuesday from 10:00am - 12:00pm and Thursday from 1:00pm - 3:00pm!

Spherion Staffing
1925 E Edgewood Dr
Suite 102
Lakeland, FL 33803


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, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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