Forklift Operator

Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania
Warehousing & Distribution (Transportation and Material Moving Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
Various Shifts Available
US$ 14.50 per hour
Ref. Number
Reyes Padilla, Carolina, Spherion
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Job Description

Are you looking for a local forklift position with great benefits and a set schedule? We are seeking full time night shift Forklift Operators for our client in Wilkes-Barre, PA.

Responsibilities vary depending on the area of the warehouse where you work. Responsibilities could include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Drive a forklift to lift and move heavy goods
- Perform tasks associated with moving goods from one place to another
- Load and unload trucks
- Supply production areas with product
- Remove finished goods to a warehouse storage area
- Lift 35-50lbs regularly, bending, standing for 8+ hours a day
- Repeated motions
- Use power tools/hand tools
- Packing, labeling, boxing
- Use of RF scanners
- Counting pieces
Working hours: 5:30 PM - 4:00 AM

Working hours: Various Shifts Available

- Safe and verifiable stand up forklift operation/certification
- Keen attention to detail
- Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
- Work as part of a team and independently
- Must be able to lift up to 35-50lbs repeatedly
- Comfortable standing for an entire shift (8+ hours)
- Willing to work overtime when required
- Ability to read, speak and understand English

High School

1-4 years

- Willing to submit to a background check and drug screen
- HS Diploma/GED
- Ability to read, write, and communicate in English
- Reliable transportation to Wilkes-Barre, PA
- 6 months safe and verifiable forklift experience in the last 18 months
- Sit down and stand up forklift experience necessary
Overtime may be offered during peak production times.

Call the Office to have more information about this Great Opportunity or Apply Online.

Phone 570.283.0433

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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, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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