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Forklift Operator - Reach and Sit Down

InStaff Mesquite Full-Time
$13.00/ hour
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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 - Reach & Sit Down / Inventory Control

Job Type:                               Temp-to-Hire

Order#:                                 35890101

Location:                                Mesquite, TX  75149

Days/Hours:                          1st, 2nd and 3rd shifts

Pay Range:                            $13.00 per hour

Job Description:

·         Controls and drives a forklift truck in order to move large crates or containers of goods and materials to specific areas within a warehouse.

·         May carry raw materials to the manufacturing facilities and deliver these finished products to assigned distribution areas.

·         May load up or unload items off the transportation vehicles.

·         Ensures the efficient transport of products to the proper location, based on set production schedules while handles documents of daily inventory of supplies and checks.

·          Maintains safe transfer of materials, and checks the equipments.

·         Ensure the safety of themselves and all those working around them by following all safety and driving rules.

·         Drive forklift devices between loading, processing, and storage areas.

·         Inventory Control

·         Responsible for correctly labeling all product packaging

·         Load or unload items onto or off of pallets, platforms, cars, or lifting devices.

·         Control forklifts to lower materials to desired areas.

·         Position materials so that workers can unload them.

·         Maintain vehicles and equipment by cleaning, lubricating, and refueling.


Job Requirements:

·         High school diploma or GED required

·         At least 2 years forklift experience

·         Certification in operating forklifts is an advantage

·         Able to follow both written and verbal instructions in English

·         Able to lift 70 pounds

·         Pass 90 day Hair Follicle drug test

·         Pass standard physical including Cardio and Pulmonary testing 



·         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

For details or to apply in person:

InStaff – Dallas

1342 Inwood Rd.

Dallas, TX  75247


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