Forklift Operator

Lake Wales, Florida
Warehousing & Distribution (Transportation and Material Moving Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
Various Shifts Available
US$ 14.00 per hour
Ref. Number
Nowak, Stephanie, Spherion
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Job Description

The Forklift Operator position will operate powered industrial trucks to load and unload materials and deliveries and move them to and from storage areas, machines and loading docks, or into trucks.

Shifts: 6am to 6pm Mon-Thur one week; Mon-Wed the second week

6pm to 6am Mon-Thur one week; Mon-Wed the second week

6am to 6pm Fri-Sun one week; Thurs-Sun the second week

6pm to 6am Fri-Sun one week; Thurs-Sun the second week

-Weighing pallets loaded with products.
-Capping and wrapping loaded pallets.
-Distribute product throughout the warehouse to the appropriate assigned areas.
-Loading of all trucks for customer order deliveries.
-Unloading, inspecting, and inventory of bags and/or pallets returned from customers.
-Unloading and/or assisting with unloading of railcars.
-Filling super sacks and 4?cu bags with product as directed, as needed, to backup laborer.
-Dragging super sacks off of the bag station for forklift operator to pick up, as needed, to backup laborer.
-Stacking of 4?cu bags on pallets, as needed, to backup laborer.
-Sweeping up perlite and dirt from plant area and warehouse areas as needed.
-General clean-up of inside and outside of warehouse areas to ensure areas are kept clean and in a safe condition.

Working hours: Various Shifts Available

--Must be able to lift and stack objects up to 50 pounds occasionally and frequently exert 10 to 20 pounds of force to lift, carry, push, and pull or otherwise move objects
--Work involves stooping, kneeling, crouching, twisting/turning and reaching; bending at the waist.
--Indoor/outdoor work environment with exposure to weather extremes.
--Expect daily physical, general labor

High School

1-4 years

-High school diploma or General Education Diploma (GED).
-One year of related employment in a warehouse environment utilizing a forklift.

Call or text "Lake Wales" to 863-667-0800 TODAY to schedule an interview!!


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