Forklift Operator

Ogden, Utah
Warehousing & Distribution (Transportation and Material Moving Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM (Various Shifts Available)
US$ 15.00 - US$ 20.75 per hour
Ref. Number
Aten,Ashley, Spherion
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Job Description

Spherion is looking for hard working Forklift Drivers to work at one of our clients located in West Ogden. Pay starts at $15.00 and is a temp to hire position.
The individual in this position will work as a Fork Lift Operator in the Salt Warehouse. Perform all tasks in a safe and efficient manner. Is responsible to inspect, maintain and clean assigned equipment and related work area. Fork Lift Operators will learn to perform material handling assignments, transport product and materials to assigned storage areas, and to load trucks and boxcars.
Rigorous adherence to Management of Change is essential.

Forklift Operator Working hours: 7 AM to 7 PM then Rotates to 7 PM to 7 AM every two weeks.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
- Receives information from opposite shift as it pertains to their work assignments and production. Communication with the off shift is imperative to make a smooth transition of work in progress. Visually ensures that machinery used in this area is functioning normally and within established guidelines.

Working hours: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM (Various Shifts Available)

Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to carry out each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required and should be considered the minimum standard. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- A high school diploma or equivalency is required. Must have an OSHA-approved certification to operate a forklift. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. Must pay attention to detail and perform tasks with a high level of quality.
- Proficient in the operation of a forklift in a safe compliant manner. Must complete the OSHA Forklift Certification Class with a passing grade.
- Operator will be required to work different shifts. Rotates every 2-4 weeks from Day shift to swing shift.
- Operator will be expected to rework pallets that are damaged on a daily basis on current shift.
-Interpersonal Skills - Ability to work effectively on an individual basis and in a team environment.
-Written Communication - Such communications are concise, clear, legible, complete/accurate and timely.
-Reacts well under pressure; Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position; Follows through on commitments.
Quality - Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Applies feedback to improve performance; Monitors own work to ensure quality.

-Basic math competency up to and including entry level algebra. Have the ability to collect and accurately assemble data in a logical manner.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is also required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds

High School

0-1 years

Please apply via button below, or please call 801-825-1100 to schedule an interview.

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