Randstad Forklift Operator in Des Moines, Iowa

Forklift Operator


Des Moines, IA


US$ 13 - US$ 15 per hour

Date Posted:

Friday, October 14, 2016

Job Type:

Temp to Perm

Reference #:






Randstad USA Manufacturing & Logistics

DescriptionLoading and unloading product in an efficient, accurate, and safe manner

Moving product to storage areas with proper equipment and efficiently stack and store the product in the appropriate area

Maneuvering a forklift and/or pallet jack through limited space areas; verifying counts and products shipped/received

Picking orders for shipment

Processing domestic and international small parcel shipments on shipping systems, such as UPS and FedEx

Operating specific material handling equipment safely and efficiently as required

Checking or counting products for accuracy and/or damage and infestation

Operating Radio Frequency (RF) terminals to ensure accurate local inventories

Picking and entering correct data to properly create advance shipment notifications for customers as required

Will be required to manually case pick orders using a walkie rider on a frequent basis

Other duties as assigned

Working hours: Shifts Vary


One (1) year of experience involved in performing work in a warehouse that requires the use of various warehouse practices

Minimum of 1 years of forklift experience

Must be capable of repetitive lifting of up to 50 lbs; must be able to stand and walk for extended periods of time; ability to bend, stretch and reach

Ability to read, write, and speak English

Ability to count accurately, do simple math and write legibly

Familiarity with Radio Frequency (RF) equipment is preferred

Strong sense of urgency; flexibility in meeting deadlines

Strong attention to detail and quality

Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check

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