Forklift Operator

Industry

Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

Advert ID

USA_516308

Location

Phoenix

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Up to USD14.00/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Phoenix, AZ - West - (USA) 221 East Indianola Avenue AZ Phoenix , AZ 85012

ContactNumber

480-824-7976

Job Description

Temp to Perm - Lift Truck Operator (LTO) (10640649)



Description/Comment:

Job Description:



The largest provider of temperature controlled distribution services in the US, is seeking a Lift Truck Operator to join the team.



Primary Responsibility: Unloads and loads customer product, scans product, and places it correctly in warehouse. Maintains a safe and clean work area.



Essential Functions:



- Load and unload freight using equipment in an efficient and safe manner.

- Move product to storage areas with proper equipment.

- Efficiently stack and store the merchandise in the appropriate area.

- Pick orders for shipment and assemble various types of merchandise to be shipped.

- Check or count freight for accuracy and/or damage and infestation.

- Assist in maintaining the security of the warehouse.

- Conduct operations in a manner, which promotes safety.

- Participate in physical inventories, as needed.

- Perform labeling, sorting, wrapping, packing, and repacking.

- Operate equipment safely and efficiently. Equipment to include (but not limited to) stand up forklifts, stand up straddle trucks, walk behinds, pallet jacks, double pallet jacks and radio frequency equipment.

- Report all safety malfunctions on equipment.

- Comply with OSHA standards.

- Must be able to meet production standards.

- Maintain a clean, neat, and orderly work environment.

- Follow attendance policy, show up for work on time and ready to work assigned shift.

- Must be able to meet production standards.

- Charge or charge forklift battery as needed.

- Perform other duties as assigned, may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

- Experience and Skills

- Knowledge Skills and Abilities Required:



- Requires ability to work independently

- Occasionally works overtime, evenings, or weekends in order to complete work or to attend meetings

- Requires the ability to pay close attention to details, meet deadlines, and work with difficult individuals

- Must be able to relate to other people beyond giving and receiving instructions: they must get along with co-workers without exhibiting behavioral extremes; perform work activities requiring reasoning, negotiating, instructing, persuading, or speaking with others; and respond appropriately to criticism from a supervisor.



Tools and Technology:



Computer

Warehouse management system and related components

Pallet Jack, high lift, sit down or stand up lift truck, Hi-lift, RC



Educational Requirements:



High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred, or

At least one year related work experience



Physical Requirements: While performing the essential functions of this job, the associate is frequently required to sit; hear or talk: use close vision; use hands to grasp, handle or feel objects; and type and manipulate controls. Associate is occasionally required to use distance vision, stand, kneel or crouch and lift up to 80 lbs. To apply: only qualified and local candidates with related experience will be considered. Pre-employment Drug & Alcohol Screening Required. EOE M/F/D/V



Start Time: 10:00 PM

Hours: 10pm-6am

Additional Job Details: Graveyard Shift (3rd shift) Weekends and Holidays

Skills Forklift experience



Additional Requirements Associates must have steel-toed boots/shoes