The Sit-down Forklift Operator is responsible for operating power industrial trucks for the purpose of moving, locating, relocating, stacking, and counting merchandise. The operator is accountable for the safe and efficient operation of the vehicle and may also be required to perform Order Filler and Checker duties in addition to his or her own. They are responsible for the accurate storing, shipping, and receiving of product to meet company standards of safety, security, and productivity. As part of the Elite team, Associates are expected to meet company objectives in the areas of performance, safety, and quality. Associates are expected to comply with all corporate and site-specific policies.
Forklift Operator ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESReceiving/Put-Away:
·Unload inbound shipments safely and move product to storage locations. Input data accurately into WMS.
·Efficiently stack and store the product in the appropriate area.
·Maintain an organized work area.
·Pull and prepare for shipment, ensuring that the exact number and type of product is loaded and shipped.
·Perform picking duties in an efficient manner that meets customer service standards.
·Prepare freight for operations accurately and in a timely manner as required.
Forklift Operator Safety, Housekeeping, and Compliance:
·Maintain a clean, neat, orderly work area, and assist in the security of the warehouse
·Will comply with all Standard Operating Procedures, corporate and site-specific policies, safety rules, and OSHA Standards.
·Participates in safety meetings.
Forklift Operator MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
·Must have a High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
·6 months of experience working in a logistics/distribution/relevant environment.
·Must be able to operate Sitdown FORKLIFT with recent experience & OSHA Certified.
·Must pass Background, Drug Test & E-Verify.
·Must be able to lift up 45-65 Lbs
·Must be forklift certified (Sit-down)
·Spanish & English (reading, writing, verbal) Bilingual a Plus
Forklift Operator Benefits
Sick Pay, health insurance, Vision & 401K
Job Type: Full-time