Forklift Operator in Chatsworth, CA at Jobs | Lyneer Staffing

Date Posted: 8/20/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our client, who is located near Canoga Ave in Chatsworth, is looking for an experienced Forklift Driver to operate their industrial equipment, loading and unloading heavy materials and deliveries. They are seeking a candidate who is extremely efficient when on the job, able to manipulate the load between docks, storage facilities, and trucks. You will also be helping to check equipment, examine products, and organize pallets according to their standards. A successful candidate will anticipate how weight and distance will impact their decisions and be comfortable working in a variety of climates and environments.

Your Day

  • Use production schedule and shipping orders to prioritize tasks
  • Load and unload goods using a forklift vehicle
  • Stack goods in the designated storage bays
  • Follow inventory control directions
  • Organize pallets after goods have been unloaded
  • Use hopper machines to transport materials
  • Examine products and ensure they meet quality standards
  • Inspect and maintain equipment, alerting supervisor of necessary repairs
  • Remove waste material from machinery
  • Work with supervisor to implement more efficient processes
  • Use machine attachments according to their specifications
  • Assess weight, distance, and height by sight

Job Requirements

About You

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum of one year of experience as a forklift driver
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • General understanding of product compliance regulations
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds or more
  • Ability to maintain a safe environment at all times
  • Forklift certification

Compensation for this role is dependent on your experience and the shift hours for this role are listed below:

  • 6:00 AM to 3:00 PM Sunday thru Thursday
  • 6:00 AM to 3:00 PM Tuesday thru Saturday
  • 6:00 AM to 3:00 OM Monday through Friday

Please feel free to also give us a call at (818) 360-2627 to speak with one of our recruiters, just mention you saw this opportunity on Career Builder!