Stand-up or Sit down Forklift Operator

Milwaukee, WI 53224

Post Date: 03/21/2018 Job ID: 35793962 Industry: Industrial Pay Rate: $15.25/hour

At Instaff, our success depends on you! That s why we set you up to succeed from day one. From our commitment to finding you the right-fit job, to our training and benefits programs, Instaff gives you the tools you need to build the future you want! We know that our clients success, as well as our own, depends on treating our employees with respect and care. We call it partnership with a purpose. Join the Instaff team today!

Job Title:

Forklift Operator

Job Type:

Temp to Hire




Milwaukee, WI 53224


3 rd shift 8:30pm 7:00am

Pay Range:


Job Duties of the Forklift Operator:

  • Safely operate electric stand-up forklifts and hand trucks in a warehouse setting

  • Inspect product load for accuracy and safely move product through facility ensuring timely and accurate delivery

  • Load and unload semi-trucks

  • Safely operate pallet wrap machine

  • Manually or mechanically load and unload materials from pallets, skids and boxes

  • Account for and secure materials or products for transport to designated areas

  • Control levers and other operating devices, such as forks and hoists, to load, transport and stack materials

  • Complete all requisitions with prompt, efficient and safe outcomes

Job Requirements of the Forklift Operator:

  • Previous warehouse experience preferred, but not required.

  • Ability to read and understand orders and count different products stored in different areas and layers

  • Be able to work a full-time but flexible schedule

  • Be able to lift and move up to 50 lbs. throughout the shift when necessary

  • Have a strong work ethic with reliability and dependability

  • Be able to pass a criminal background check and drug screen

  • Enjoy working with others and taking direction when needed

  • Maintain a friendly, customer service oriented approach to supervisors and co-workers

  • Must provide your own safety shoes

Benefits for the Forklift Operator::

  • Weekly pay

  • Direct Deposit or Pay Card (Visa)

  • Longevity and holiday pay

  • 401K plan

  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance available for employee and family

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