Forklift Operator

Mills River, North Carolina
Warehousing & Distribution (Transportation and Material Moving Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM (Various Shifts Available)
US$ 12.00 - US$ 14.00 per hour
Ref. Number
Gaffney-Keebler,Molly, Spherion
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Job Description

We are staffing for forklift operators in the Greater Asheville Area!

- Plans and orders materials as required by operations schedule
- Identifies damaged materials
- Places materials to and from a variety of areas
- Transports materials to designated areas utilizing appropriate tools/vehicles to accomplish task including but not limited to pallet jack, forklift, stand-up and/or pac mule
- Identifies and communicates shortage parts
- Assists operators as needed by lifting heavy objects
- Participates in quality improvement efforts
- Utilizes good housekeeping practices
- Assists in maintaining safety standards in all areas of responsibility
- Performs required administrative tasks; prepares all required reports and communication
- Preparation and participation in physical inventory

Working hours: 6:00 AM - 2:30 PM (Various Shifts Available)

- Ability to work with minimal supervision
- Commitment to a high standard of excellence
- Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm
- Excellent written and oral communication skills
- Organized, Able to problem-solve, and analytical skills
- Acute attention to detail
- Ability to understand and follow written and verbal instructions
- One to two years related experience or equivalent

High School

0-1 years

- 1 year forklift experience
- Be able to lift/carry/push boxes weighing up to 50 lbs.
- Ability to walk, stand, bend, push, pull, reach overhead and use hands in a repetitive motion
- Background check and drug screen required
- High school diploma or GED

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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