Forklift Drivers - Bellingham

Industry

Agriculture Fishing and Forestry

Advert ID

USA_472139

Location

Bellingham

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

USD14.40-14.65/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Bellingham, WA - (USA) 216 West Champion Street WA Bellingham , WA 98225

Branch Phone Number

360-671-1977

Job Description

Hiring for Entry Level Forklift Operators. We have openings for a cold storage facility located on the Bellingham waterfront.



Forklift Training class starting this week!



Train and be certified on how to drive sit down and stand up forklifts. Great entry level forklift position with stable employment.



Training class starts on the day shift. Once training is complete, you will be put on the day, swing or graveyard shift - Must be flexible to work any shift.



Lots of overtime during the summer 12+ hour shifts and all overtime is paid after 8 hours in a work day, All Sundays are overtime, Pre-shift overtime if starting before 6 am!



Background and urine drug screen required



At this company, successful candidates will perform a variety of Forklift duties ; including driving electric forklifts, moving large pallets from one building to the next, palletizing. You will also be required to jump off the forklift and rotate into placing delicate fish weighing 7-12 pounds on a moving conveyor belt so the fish can go through the freezing tunnels. After the fish has went through the freezing tunnels you will place the frozen fish into the shipping boxes. Other duties will include packaging, making boxes, lifting packages and/or shoveling ice. This environment is not for everyone - it is very cold. Requires knee-high rubber boots, thin gloves, and multiple layers of clothing for maximum comfort.



If you're not afraid of hard work, this is a great company to jump on board with. If hired on it will be with the Union (not required).



Why work for Manpower Staffing?



Manpower offers $50.00 for every associate you refer to Manpower and successfully completes 80 hours of work

Manpower offers free college education through our MyPath program

Manpower offers free certification classes in Office, Industrial and Manufacturing (check www.manpowerjobs.com for more info on this).

Ready for work?



If you are interested in a new job opportunity please apply online at www.manpowerjobs.com then call Sandra at 360-671-1977 to set up your screening.



Manpower - Bellingham/Mountain West