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Forklift Operator

Location : Phoenix, AZ 85009
Job Type : Temp/Contract to Direct
Compensation : 15.00 USD/HOUR
Hours : Full Time
Travel : No
Relocation : No

Job Description :
 

SUMMARY


·         Operate powered industrial trucks to load and unload materials and deliveries and move them to and from storage areas, machines and loading docks, into trucks or storage facilities.


·         Assists the production activities to achieve a high level of quality and efficiency to support the system operations requirements.


 


ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES


·         Keeping the working environment organized and safe.


·         Responsible for maintaining the respective production area clean.


·         Assist the Production team and Supervisor in 5’s and Safety of the production floor and machines.


·         Obtains copy of production schedule or shipping order and transports material or equipment to and from designated areas in the facility.


·         Loading and unloading goods from vehicles such as trucks or aircraft


·         Moving goods packed on pallets or in crates around the storage facility


·         Stacking goods in the correct storage bays, following inventory control instructions


·         Checking loads are secure


·         Stacking empty pallets


·         Performing daily equipment checks such as recharging the truck’s battery and lubricating equipment


·         Removing machine attachments and waste material from machines


·         Examining products to verify conformance to quality standards


·         Dumping materials into machine hoppers


 


 


 


 


PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND ABILITIES


·         Regularly sitting on a powered industrial truck


·         Frequently lift up to 50 pounds and adjust body position to bend, stoop, stand, walk, turn, pivot, and stand for long periods of time


·         Having a good sense of balance


·         Having good eye-hand-foot coordination


·         Ability to assess weights and judge distances and heights


·         Ability  to work in varying temperatures, depending upon season


Required Qualifications :
 

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE


·         High School diploma or equivalent


·         Good math, language and reading skills; basic computer skills may be required


·         High degree of attention required to prevent injury to others; promote a safe work environment


·         Follow instructions for operating equipment and keeping records


·         Execute assignments in an accurate, timely and safe manner


·         Maintain a clean & safe environment


·         May be required to use  RF scanner gun.


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