NV Employer Forklift Operator- Material Handler II in Las Vegas, Nevada

Immediate Hire

Forklift Operator -Material Handler II

Wage:$15.00 per hour (Temp to hire)

The position will receive a .25 increase after 6 months (including time with the company) and .75 after one year.
Full benefits from the first day they transition to our payroll (after 90 days with the company).

Qualifications and Experience:

High School Diploma or equivalent required.
Three to five years of experience operating a forklift.
Ability to work in a fast paced and demanding environment.
Exceptional organizational and time management skills.
Ability to multitask, attention to detail, and to work with a sense of urgency
Must exhibit consistency.
Capable use of hands and power tools, including pneumatic tools.
Work around overhead cranes and mobile equipment.
Work on varied surfaces (concrete floors, gravel, dirt, railroad tracks)
Constant standing, walking.
Frequent bending, crouching, stooping, kneeling, squatting, overhead reaching
Push/pull up to 150 lbs
Carrying up to 85 lbs

Working Environment:

Non temperature controlled facility
Work in all weather conditions, including outside in 0 to 100 degree
High noise levels (above 85 decibels)
High levels of dust
Frequent computer work
Communication by email, telephone & radio
Travel on varied surfaces (concrete floors, gravel, stairs, platforms, equipment).
Frequent standing, walking.

Job Purpose: The Material Handler II operates a forklift and other equipment to transport material and package products throughout the facility. Reports directly to and works under the supervision of the Materials Manager.

Key Job Elements:

Perform all duties and responsibilities in compliance with safety policies
Conduct daily inspections of forklifts and equipment to ensure they are free of damage and faulty operation to prevent injury
Moving, loading/unloading heavy material and equipment throughout the shop by operating a forklift and other equipment
Use basic air tools, drill, tape measure, etc.
Accurately identify materials to ensure they are transported to the appropriate location
Organize material and package products to aid the department in production effectiveness and efficiency
Other duties as assigned