Randstad Clamp Forklift Operator in Sumner, Washington

Clamp Forklift Operator

job details:

  • location:Sumner, WA

  • salary:$13.75 - $14 per hour

  • date posted:Tuesday, March 13, 2018

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:Transportation and Warehousing

  • reference:S_623508

  • questions:kayla.silvester@randstadusa.com253-620-5251

job description

Randstad Staffing is currently recruiting for a Clamp Forklift Operator position at a distribution facility in Sumner, WA. We are seeking hard-working candidates who are reliable, motivated and able to learn in a fast-paced environment. This is a Temp-to-Hire position.

This position is a Day shift, 10 AM to 8:30 PM Monday through Friday. Pay is $13.75 - $14/hr., depending upon experience. Our client wants to interview candidates; applications without a resume will not be taken into consideration.

Typical job duties will include:

  • Safely operate clamp Forklift

  • Manually load and unload freight in an efficient and safe manner

  • Provide physical labor to move product to storage areas with proper material handling equipment and efficiently stack and store the merchandise in the appropriate area.

  • Assemble various types of merchandise to be shipped

  • Sort, recoup, pack, mark, and label materials

  • Check or count freight for accuracy and/or damage and infestation

  • Perform duties needed for assembling displays and other specialty value-added services per the customers' requirements

  • Participate in physical inventories

  • Performs general grounds/building maintenance

  • Perform other duties as assigned

Interested candidates will meet the following qualifications:

  • 6 Months Forklift Operator experience within the last 18 months

  • Previous experience operating stand up clamp lifts

  • Previous RF Scanner experience

  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Ability to lift over your head

  • The ability to submit to background and drug screening

  • Focus on safety when operating machinery

  • Basic ability to read, speak, write and comprehend the English language to perform essential job duties.

  • Work history of manual labor, warehouse work or merchandising experience, warehouse environment a plus

  • Reliable transportation (location is not near a bus line)

If you believe you are a good fit for this position and would like to be considered, please apply with a recent copy of your resume or simply stop and apply in person at our office located at 1909 South 72nd Street, Suite A-11, Tacoma, WA 98408.

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