Forklift Operator in Upper Marlboro, MD at Jobs | Lyneer Staffing

Date Posted: 11/8/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Get to know our Client:

Our Client provides electrical products, lighting, and services to contractors, builders, and end-users throughout Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia. Our client is currently looking for a forklift operator to join their team.

In this role, 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