Stand Up Forklift Operator


Manufacturing and Production

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Wilkes Barre

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Branch Information

Talent Delivery and Solutions 100 Manpower Place WI Milwaukee , WI 53212

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Job Description

Manpower is hiring Stand Up Forklift Operators in Wilkes Barre, PA!

The Fork Lift Operator will be paid $14.50 per hour and will work either Sunday to Wednesday or Wednesday to Sunday on either 1st shift from 6:30am-5pm or 5:30pm to 4am and you must be available to work any shifts

This is a contract role with possible change for permanent hire.

Our Forklift Operators will:

Safely operate any assigned powered industrial trucks (PIT) such as forklifts, stand up order picker/ cherry picker as well as other powered equipment to move product around the distribution center. Accurately process orders in and out of the distribution center.

Utilize powered equipment, pick and put away product efficiently and accurately, as assigned by supervisor

Utilize computerized warehouse management systems (WMS) and radio frequency (RF) scanners to process all barcoded products

Identify and communicate exceptions to the leadership team

Follow all standard operating procedures (SOPs)

Accurately record production by task and complete any necessary paperwork

Ability to work overtime as needed

Flexibility to train and work in multiple areas

Work safely and maintain a clean work environment

Other duties as assigned

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is:

regularly required to talk or hear; sit, stand or walk; use fingers, hands, arms and feet to feel, handle, grip, grasp, lift, operate, push and pull for up to ten (10) hours/day

able to work safely at high levels, upwards of thirty-five (35) feet

able to work in a warehouse environment with varying temperatures

able to reliably attend work/scheduled hours

required to safely operate power industrial equipment as noted above

occasionally required to sit; bending, twisting, climb or balance; lift and carry items such as boxes weighing up to fifty (50) pounds; and stoop, kneel, crouch, and crawl

Not Ready To Apply? Get In Touch To Learn More: (Pick One)

Choose the option that is most convenient to you to get the conversation started.

1-Email me at

2-Call Kari at: 414-312-5203 ext. 1173

3-Send a text with KARI Forklift and your name to 414-249-6588

Rest assured our recruitment team reviews all applications that come through while paying close attention to details provided about skills and experience. From there we will reach out via phone/email/text to candidates. We look forward to talking with you!