Forklift Material Handler $25.78/hr


Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

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Up to USD25.78/hr

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Branch Information

Minneapolis, MN - Metro - (USA) 3600 Minnesota Drive Suite 850 MN Edina , MN 55435



Job Description


Wednesday 10am to 8pm

Thursday 10am to 8pm

Friday 7am to 5pm

Saturday 7am to 5pm

Starting Pay Rate: $25.78 per hour

Status: temp-to-hire

Job Summary

Working in a household waste/recycling center, performing a wide variety of activities necessary to ensure quality operations while providing friendly, respectful, and efficient customer service to both internal and external customers.


*Consistently follow work instructions and operating procedures

*Perform all tasks associated with sorting waste streams, including but not limited to:

*Greet and provide excellent service to customers and site visitors in a professional manner

*Identify hazardous and non-hazardous waste materials and package them for shipment in bulk containers.

*Identify reusable materials for recycling or repurposing.

*Occasionally load and unload customer/vendors trailers using forklift

*Occasionally dump cardboard bin's in a efficient and safe manner

*Periodically assist with scrap metal and operate Volvo or skid steer

*Occasionally shuttle full lead acid battery tubs over to RMPC

*Work in a safe manner, wearing appropriate PPE equipment as required

*Maintain effective communication with Manager/Lead Person

*Communicate any problems associated with safety, performance, or operations as soon as possible to the Manager/Lead Person

*Maintain proper housekeeping of work area - including but not limited to:

*Thoroughly clean work area throughout the shift as needed

*Dispose of waste in accordance with standard operating procedures

Education, Experience, and Skills

*Capable of operating a forklift in a safe and efficient manner

*Capable of loading and unloading trailers of supplies, electronics, and hazardous waste

*Good understanding of (or ability to learn) recycling & household hazardous waste streams

*First-rate interpersonal and customer facing skills, and ability to communicate information and work directives in a clear, concise, and respectful manner

*Dependability is essential - attendance and performance record will be reviewed

*Basic math and reading proficiency

*Good grooming and personal hygiene are essential

*Capacity to work independently and within a team-oriented, collaborative environment

*Ability to life up to 50 lbs