Forklift Operator

Cloverdale, VA 24077

Posted: 09/05/2019 Job Category: Light Industrial Job Number: 352633
We are seeking hard working, dependable, experienced equipment operator -- $12.50/Hour
We also are looking for inexperienced candidates that would be willing to train to become a Certified Forklift Operator -- $10.00 during training, $12.50 after training is completed

Prefer previous experience operating a high-low picker truck, stand-up forklift, sit-down forklift, and/or reach truck as well as other industrial machinery. Prefer previous work experience in a warehouse or distribution environment. Previous Southern States work experience a plus.
Requirements
Able to learn and effectively operate high-low picker truck, stand-up forklift, sit-down forklift, and/or reach truck; hand truck, pallet jack, and other industrial equipment
Able to apply logic and understanding to carry out instructions provided in written, oral, or diagram form
Able to learn, understand and follow safety, quality control and operating procedures at all times
Basic math skills
Attention to detail
Able to speak, read, write the English language in a proficient manner
Able to complete paperwork in a legible, organized, and timely manner
Able to work in a fast paced team environment
Able to calmly and effectively work with time constraints and deadlines
Able to work extended hours to meet business demands


Essential Job Functions
Position is made up of three training levels, each requiring warehouse distribution skills of increasing complexity. Essential job functions for each training level are identified below. Additionally, essential job functions required of all training levels are provided.
High-Low Picker Truck - Effectively utilize a Radio Frequency (RF) Scanner to receive lines for order picking. Safely operate high-low picker truck through warehouse aisles to locate correct order items according to RF instructions. Navigate both wide and narrow aisles and utilize picker truck at heights up to 20 feet daily. Scan item location with RF and manually remove item from racks and place on pallet.
Stand-Up Forklift - Effectively utilize RF Scanner to receive lines for order picking. Safely operate a stand-up forklift through high traffic warehouse aisles (and outside, depending upon location) to locate correct order items according to RF instructions. Pick items and/or retrieve pallets in racks or bulk stacks at heights up to 15 feet daily.
Sit-Down Forklift - Effectively utilize RF Scanner to receive lines for order picking. Safely operate a sit-down forklift through high traffic warehouse aisles (and outside, depending upon location) to locate correct order items according to RF instructions. Pick items and/or retrieve pallets in racks or bulk stacks at heights up to 15 feet daily.
Reach Truck Forklift - Effectively utilize RF Scanner to receive lines for order picking. Safely operate reach truck forklift through high traffic warehouse aisles to locate correct order items according to RF instructions. Pick items and/or retrieve pallets in double deep racks at heights up to 20 feet or bulk stacks up to 15 feet high daily.
Load Consolidation - Consolidate items from multiple pallets onto one pallet to create a stable shipping pallet according to warehouse guidelines. Manually lift and stack items in a neat and organized manner. Inspect items for deterioration and damage, report to supervisor.


Chase Professionals is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, disability, sex, age, ethnic or national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or presentation, pregnancy, genetics, veteran status or any other status protected by state or federal law
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Send resumes to: roanoke@chaseprofessionals.Com
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