Forklift Operator

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Location
Polk City, Florida
Industry
Warehousing & Distribution (Transportation and Material Moving Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM (Various Shifts Available)
Salary
US$ 11.00 - US$ 13.50 per hour
Ref. Number
S_31786
Contact
Keilty, Alicia, Spherion
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Job Description

As a General Warehouse Worker, you will facilitate moving product throughout the distribution center through use of equipment in areas such as Receiving, Stocking, Shipping, Non-Con, Order Processing and Replenishment. Your responsibilities will include operating equipment in a safe manner, while making sure that you are maintaining a safe and clean working area and ensuring that product meets company standards to sell to customers. The responsibilities listed below are encompassing of a General Warehouse Worker but may vary by departmental assignment.

Shift: Various shifts available (1st, 2nd, 3rd) Must be available to work weekends.

Responsibilities:
Essential Functions
-Unload and process receipt of merchandise from inbound trucks
-Stocks merchandise that has been received into specific designated locations
-Process all orders by locating specified product and moving product to the loading dock
-Packs smaller products into larger containers for shipment to stores
-Loads merchandise onto trucks for shipment to company locations
-Maintains a clean work area by removing empty pallets, sweeping and cleaning up boxes and other debris.
-Must be able to pass all applicable certification and driving requirements to become licensed for operating equipment in the RDC

Working hours: 3:00 PM - 12:00 AM (Various Shifts Available)

Skills:
-Ability to individually lift and maneuver 40 lbs frequently and repetitively (up to a maximum of 75 lbs; with or without reasonable accommodation)
-Ability to work a flexible schedule including overtime as needed
-Ability to comply with company safety standards
-Ability to stand/walk for extended amounts of time

Education:
High School

Experience:
1-4 years

Qualifications:
-High School Diploma/GED
-2 years recent forklift experience is required - stand up forklift and clamp truck experience is a plus

**Employer conducts drug screening and national background check**



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