Forklift Operator

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Location
Salinas, California
Industry
Warehousing & Distribution (Transportation and Material Moving Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
3:00 PM - 11:00 AM (Various Shifts Available)
Salary
US$ 15.00 - US$ 16.00 per hour
Ref. Number
S_46482
Contact
Cervantes, Julia Vivian, Spherion
Phone
831-444-6000
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Job Description

Using a variety of equipment such as forklifts and pallet jacks, selects various products and quantities of finished goods within the finished good warehouse to meet customer orders.

Responsibilities:
*Certified for use of forklifts, sit down's and stand up's used in the finished goods operation.
*Uses a variety of methods to identify proper items including but not limited to voice recognition systems, scanners, and paper documents to record activity.
*Required to retrieve product from any point in the finished goods warehouse and either load directly onto trailers or pre-stage as needed.
*Works closely with dispatchers and drivers of our various transportation partners to ensure accuracy and on-time performance standards are met.
*Employees may infrequently be assigned to perform other tasks on a temporary basis." During the temporary assignment, the employee must still maintain compliance with all plant policies but will not be disciplined for productivity- throughput performance."
*Must be able to work 6 or more consecutive days including overtime, any shift, including late nights, weekends, and holidays.
*Responsible for actively supporting the other members of the employee's work team including assisting with cross-training, new-hire/buddy assignments, and process support during breaks, meal periods, and other staff coverage as needed.

Working hours: 3:00 PM - 11:00 AM (Various Shifts Available)

Skills:
*Basic PC literacy to level sufficient to access required information from screens and terminals.
*Must have a prior or current Forklift Certification . Written test required.
*Must be able to stand for the duration of the shift (8 hours or more), perform repetitive motions throughout the shift such as push/pull/lift, bend continuously through the shift, lift up to 35 pounds.
*Must be able to work 6 consecutive days, overtime and weekends if necessary
*Must be able to follow oral and written instruction.

Education:
High School

Experience:
1-4 years

Qualifications:
One to two years of forklift experience


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