Forklift Driver

Industry

Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

Advert ID

USA_516540

Location

Kansas City

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

USD15.00-15.75/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Kansas City, MO - North - (USA) 103 West 26th Avenue Ground Floor MO North Kansas City , MO 64116

ContactNumber

816-221-0795

Job Description

Forklift Operator

Description:

Full-Time - 11am-7:30pm - 2nd Shift/$15 per hour

Full-Time - 2am-10:30 am M/4 am-12:30pm Tu-F/3rd Shift/$15.75 per hour

Must have MHE experience.



Summary:

Primary Responsibilities

* Operate material handling equipment to move product within the warehouse

* Check-in inbound product and tag product accordingly

* Perform various receiving functions, such as unloading trucks and putting away product in the correct overstock location

* Maintain pick locations by cutting product open and placing product in primary picking locations

* Breaks down pallets of returned product, match item quantity and description to returned packing slip and note any differences

* Organize orders to be picked in an efficient manner

* Select full case and break pack orders by pulling, stacking and labeling merchandise and bringing it to the staging area

* Inspect all power equipment and complete the safety inspection sheet before operation

* Follow all of the safety procedures

* Stack empty pallets; clean and sweep work area and remove trash regularly

* Perform all tasks to ensure a safe work environment

* Work as a team member by interacting and communicating with fellow associates in a cooperative, constructive manner

* Ability to work at heights up to 30 feet or more as needed



Qualifications:

* Minimum three (3) months related experience in a warehouse environment; or any equivalent combination of acceptable training, education, and experience

* Ability to work Monday - Friday (or Saturday varies by location), some weekends and holidays will be required based on business needs; flexible schedules are available

* Full-Time associates must have the ability to work additional hours beyond scheduled shift; additional overtime hours will be required based on business needs

* Ability to become certified in the operation of warehouse equipment

* Prior experience operating warehouse equipment, such as forklift, pallet jack and cherry picker helpful

* Ability to work at heights up to 30 feet or more as needed



Preferred:

* High school diploma or general education degree (GED)



Physical Demands



Work requires moderate physical effort and use of motor skills requiring manual dexterity. While performing duties of this job, employee will regularly sit, stand, walk, stoop, kneel and crouch. Employee may lift, lower, carry product up to a maximum of 66 pounds by hand. Require physical effort associated with using the personal computer and RF scanners to enter information. Must be able to read and hear verbal instructions or through a headset.



Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

* Work in a warehouse environment, which includes working throughout seasonal temperature variations

* While performing duties of the job, the employee may operate warehouse equipment

* Use of proper safety procedures will eliminate any potential hazards; noise level in the work environment is usually moderate



Full Time



Possible temp-to-hire