Forklift Operator

Forklift drivers wanted for long-term employment to assist shipping and receiving department. Looking for hard-working motivated, team player individuals to fill full-time day shift and night shift positions.

Job Description/Duties include but not limited to:

  • Forklift Experience using 18,000lb+ sit down vertical forklift – A MUST HAVE! (2 yr minimum)
  • High degree of attention required to prevent injuries to self and others
  • Good peripheral vision and good vision in general
  • Operating diesel powered forklift to loan and unload large structural steel materials
  • Must be able to read a tape measurer
  • Perform daily inspections on your equipment, and grease your machine when it needs it. Report any issues to supervisor immediately
  • Ability to lift 80lbs. Able to bend, stoop, crouch, twist, lean, reach, kneel, pick up and lift raw materials of various weights and of various lengths
  • Unloading materials from suppliers safely and efficiently
  • Cross check/verifying that all Received material are correct
  • Move materials to and from storage areas
  • Separate and stack all material by job in correct storage locations
  • Pull material to be processed, keep all operators loaded with material to avoid down time.
  • Stack fabricated steel into a load built off of specific piece marks provided on a load list securely
  • Loading material safely by yourself, sometimes a double picking of loads moving as one. (2 forklifts)
  • Working directly off of load list to get the correct material in the right load to avoid any miss-ships/shipping errors
  • Clean driving record
  • Ability to work in extreme weather conditions
  • Safety Oriented
  • Customer Service/Team Player attitude
  • Construction Industry Experience
  • Bilingual Spanish / English – A PLUS

This position also assists the shop as needed loading material onto equipment. Room for growth!

Paid sick time and vacation time, paid holidays, 100% paid health benefit, 401k program, paycheck advance program.

We are a drug-free and alcohol-free workplace.

Equal Employment Opportunity Company