Warehouse Associate / Forklift Operators - Plainfield, IN.
Plainfield , Indiana
March 20, 2017
Pay Rate/Salary: $12.00-12.50 / Hour
Are you looking for a permanent Forklift Operator position with a great company? Do you have experience operating a Reach or Stand Up Forklift? Just trying to 'get your foot in the door'? Don't settle for just you foot! Let Staffmark swing that door wide open so you can drive a Forklift right towards a new career! Our Plainfield warehouse has immediate openings for Warehouse Associates / Forklift Operator.

As a Warehouse Associate / Forklift Operator you are responsible for the preparation of goods in order for them to be shipped securely and in compliance with all guidelines set by customers.

What you should know about working as a Warehouse Associate / Forklift Operator:

  • The customer is always right. Handle customer questions and complaints, communicate with customers, handle service problems politely and efficiently, always available for customers, follow procedure to solve customer problems, understand company products and services, maintain pleasant and professional image.

  • Dependability - Meet commitments, work independently, accept accountability, handle change, set personal standards, stay focused under pressure, and meet attendance/punctuality requirements.

  • Do you know what you are doing? Understand duties and responsibilities, have necessary job knowledge, have necessary technical skills, understand company mission/value, keep job knowledge current, be in command of critical issues.

  • Productivity - Manage a fair workload, volunteer for additional work, prioritize tasks, develop good work procedures, manage time well, and handle information flow.

  • Quality is key. Be attentive to detail and accuracy, committed to excellence. Present work in a professional format, with figures checked and correct grammar and spelling. Look for improvements continuously, and go the extra mile to present a complete and polished finished product. Monitor quality levels, find root cause of quality problems, own/act on quality problems.

  • Lift with your legs not your back. Promote mutual respect, keep workplace clean and safe, and support safety programs.

  • Teamwork makes the dream work. Meet all team deadlines and responsibilities, listen to others and value opinions, help team leader to meet goals, welcome newcomers and promote a team atmosphere

  • Here is what you will be doing as a Warehouse Associate / Forklift Operator:

  • Operates Reach &/or Stand Up Forklift Truck with no less then 6 months experience

  • Applies shipping labels, packing lists and any other labels/documentation that is required.

  • Transports product safely within the warehouse to its designated area.

  • Anchors pallets to their proper staging area prior to loading.

  • Examines outgoing shipments to ensure shipments meet specifications.

  • Examines bills of lading and packing lists to ensure accuracy.

  • Loads shipments onto trailers per the information on bills of lading

  • Inspects forklift for any needed maintenance.

  • Evaluates information to determine compliance and to insure that shipping is meeting quality objectives.

  • Understand and follow company rules and regulations.

  • Perform all other duties as assigned and required.

  • What's in it for you?

    *IT'S COLD OUTSIDE but IT DOESN'T HAVE TO BE COLD WERE YOU WORK....this is a medical supply facility so it's very clean and a climate controlled work environment

    *Temp to hire

    *Hourly salaries for Warehouse Associate/Forklift Operators start at $12.00 to $12.50/hour

    1st Shift 6:00am to 2:30pm Monday - Friday

    2nd Shift 2:00am to 10:30pm Monday - Friday

    Never worked with Staffmark before? It's easy! Go to www.mystaffmark.com and click Apply Now to complete our online application. Once complete, give us a call at 317-837-2270.

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    RequirementsYou are hired! If you can answer yes to the following:
    �Good communication skills; must be able to read and understand English
    �1 1=2�..Ability to do basic math; add, subtract, multiply, and divide.
    �Do you know what a Crown is? 6 months experience in operating a forklift in a warehouse environment is required.
    �Don�t forget to use those legs! Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
    �Are you flexible? It's a great way to earn extra $$! Sometimes work includes mandatory overtime including weekends, early arrival, and late end times

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