Forklift Operator

Waco, Texas
Warehousing & Distribution
Job Type
Temp to Perm
US$ 10.00 - US$ 14.00 per hour, $10 - 14 per hour + none
Ref. Number
Derek Brower, Spherion
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Job Description

Searching for an exciting light industrial opportunity that will keep your career progressing? Spherion-, a locally owned staffing company, is seeking skillful forklift drivers for top companies in the Waco area. Specializing in light industrial placements, our team will help you put your skills to work in a rewarding position that keeps you successfully moving forward. Right now, we have a wide selection of flexible, temp-to-hire and permanent opportunities with various shifts available!

Position Overview:
The forklift truck operator is responsible for moving product or materials in a production or warehouse environment. Job duties include transporting of raw materials, full goods and/or finished goods to designated area, loading and unloading of designated trailers and/or route trucks, and ensure compliance with regulatory and company policies and procedures.

Function Specific Activities:
Follows established procedures and guidelines to handle, record and dispatch goods in a warehouse; picks order, packs and dispatches outgoing goods according to written or verbal requests or orders; enters data into a database or other computerized system to maintain up-to-date stock and inventory records.

Working hours: 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Shift

- Must be willing to submit to a background check and drug screen
- Must have at least 6 months experience operating a forklift within the last year
- Previous experience within high-speed industrial environment a plus
- Previous experience with RFID, scanners, and other inventory tracking equipment a plus
- Must be able to remain alert throughout the entire shift
- Meticulous about complying with company safety policies
- able to stand/walk for extended periods of time
- able to work independently with minimal supervision
- Punctual, reliable and solid attendance record
- able to work flexible schedules

About Spherion Staffing Services
Spherion is a locally owned staffing company with 150 offices throughout the U.S. Since 1946, we have connected millions of job seekers to rewarding administrative, clerical, light industrial, customer service, non-clinical health care and professional opportunities. Specializing in flexible, temp-to-hire and permanent talent placements, Spherion is a trusted workforce partner to more than 3,000 companies nationwide.

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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