Forklift Operator


Forklift Operator

Snelling is looking for a reliable Forklift Operators for a large plant located on the South side in Calumet City, IL. The Forklift Operator will be responsible for moving freight with a forklift within a plant and warehouse environment.

Pay: $15


A: 6am-6pm Sunday-Thursday (12 hour day for 5 days)

B: 6pm-6am Tuesday-Saturday (12 hour day for 5 days)

C: 6am-6pm Friday and Saturday & 6pm-6am-Sunday and Monday (12 hour day for 4 days)

Forklift Operator Responsibilities:

  • Operate forklifts in loading and offloading trucks.
  • Examine contents and compares with records, such as manifests, invoices, bills of lading and other records to verify accuracy of incoming or outgoing shipment.
  • Prepare material for shipping ensuring freight is properly packed, labeled and staged in designated areas with relevant documentation. Record shipment data, such as weight, space availability, damages, or discrepancies.
  • Reports damages, shortages, or non-conformance of material and/or documents to specifications.
  • Route material to designated areas in the warehouse using work devices, such as hand jack, hi-lo, packaging equipment. Maintain cleanliness and orderliness of warehouse and cargo.

Forklift Operator Requirements:

  • 1 year of warehouse experience is required
  • Prior experience in a warehouse environment and driving a forklift is preferred.
  • Inspires the trust of others; Works with integrity and ethically; Upholds organizational values.

Forklift Operator Benefits:

• Benefits-In-A-Card Insurance

• 401K options

• Weekly Electronic Pay


Interested candidates for the Forklift Operator opening should apply directly for immediate consideration or call our office directly at 847-640-6618.


Arlington Heights, Illinois 60005




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