2nd shift Sit Down Forklift Operator

Columbus, OH

Post Date: 10/16/2017 Industry: Manufacturing Pay Rate: $14.75

RSS Staffing is seeking experienced sit down forklift operators for a food storage warehouse in Columbus. This facility distributes items such as energy bars, coffee products, and other similar products. These are temp-to-hire positions that offer opportunity for a long-term position!

Position Overview:

Sit-down forklift operators are responsible for tasks such as: transporting product between departments, loading/unloading, scanning product, and shipping and receiving. This is not a sedentary position; forklift operators will be on and off the lift continuously throughout the shift. This is a climate controlled warehouse environment kept at a temperature of approximately 50 degrees (F).


Position Responsibilities:

  • Operates sit-down forklift
  • Read order picking list to pull merchandise from the racks then relocate the order to holding area for shipping
  • Moves, sorts and places received merchandise on designated racks
  • Organizes and transfers merchandise from original location to designated racks and departments
  • Maintain and safely operate all assigned equipment, including but not limited to pallet jacks, forklifts, and all other equipment
  • Wear required protective equipment
  • Maintain a tidy work area
  • Prepares boxes for shipment
  • Perform additional duties or assignments that may be required such as: (1) Assist shipping and receiving, unloading trucks, checking in merchandise and matching purchase orders to sales orders and (2) general warehouse cleanup.


Benefits to the Employee:


  • Competitive pay
  • Temp to hire opportunity; long-term career potential
  • Overtime
  • Weekly pay
  • Immediate medical benefits including medical, vision, dental, term life, and short-term disability
  • 24/7/365 telemedicine plan available
  •  4- 10 hour day work schedule



Position Requirements:


  • At least 1 year of sit-down forklift experience; must have held recent position
  • RF scanner experience required
  • HS Diploma or GED
  • Reliable transportation
  • Outstanding attendance
  • Must be available for overtime and weekends

Sally Beane

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