Forklift Operator

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Location
Alexander, Arkansas
Industry
Warehousing & Distribution (Transportation and Material Moving Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Salary
US$ 13.00 per hour
Ref. Number
S_29355
Contact
Sophia, Spherion
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Job Description

Purpose: To support the company by facilitating the efficient movement of materials in and out of the facility!

Responsibilities:
- Loads, unloads, and moves materials within or near plant, yard, or work site.
- Reads work order or follows oral instructions to ascertain materials or containers to be moved.
- Loads and unloads materials onto or from pallets, trays, racks, and shelves by hand.
- Loads materials into vehicles and installs strapping, bracing, or padding to prevent shifting or damage in transit, using handtools.
- Conveys materials to or from storage or work sites to designated area, using handtruck, electric dolly, wheelbarrow, or other device.
- Counts, weighs, and records number of units of materials moved or handled on daily production sheet.
- Attaches identifying tags or labels to materials or marks information on cases or other containers.
- Stacks or assembles materials into bundles and bands bundles together.
- Cleans work area, machines, and equipment, using broom, rags, and cleaning compounds.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:
- Proficient with all types of material handling equipment.
- Strong computer skills.

Education:
High School

Experience:
1-4 years

Qualifications:
HS Diploma or GED.
Previous formal forklift training and certification.
2+ years of recent experience operating forklifts and other material handling equipment.

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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