Forklift Operator

North Salt Lake, Utah
Warehousing & Distribution
Job Type
Temp to Perm
US$ 14.00 - US$ 16.00 per hour, $14 - 16 per hour + none
Ref. Number
Aten,Ashley, Spherion
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Job Description

This position is a forklift operator for a local corrugated boxing company. Below are typical duties that are required:
-Operation and care of forklift in a safe manner. Must be qualified to properly operate the forklift.
-Complete and document a forklift inspection form before start of shift and when operating a new forklift and turn in maintenance work orders to supervision for needed repairs.
-Locate stock before the start of the run.
-Deliver appropriate stock to appropriate machines safely and on time.
-Remove finished goods from machines.
-Maintain neat, orderly, and safe stacks of stock in storage areas.
-Complete necessary paperwork in an accurate and timely manner.
-Maintain accurate location of stock in storage area by paperwork and computer.
-Maximize the utilization of equipment by operating the machinery at available capacity and speed.
-Adheres to daily production schedule. Makes recommendations for optimizing the schedule to meet cost, quality, delivery and service goals.
-Assist other forklift operators as necessary and is backup to Shipping Lead Person.
-Complete necessary reports in an accurate and timely manner, including but not limited to:
-Production Data, Machine Operational Status, Safety Data, Quality Data.
-Comply with all company policies and procedures, including safety and maintaining good housekeeping.
-Additional duties may be assigned by management.

Working hours: 5:00 am to 3:00 pm or 6:00 am to 2:00 pm

-Ability to show up on time 6:00am -2:00pm Monday-Friday, and 5:00 am - 3:00 pm or Saturday when needed for overtime.
-Ability to navigate in tight conditions and with many people moving around.
-Able to lift 30+lbs repeatedly.
-Able to stand for 8+ hours a day
-Able to read a tape measure.
-High School diploma or GED
-Able to read, write, and communicate fluently in English.
-Over time is mandatory when required.
-4yrs + continuous accident free forklift experience
-Current forklift certification
-no cell phones allowed on production floor - no exceptions.

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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