Randstad Forklift Operator in Des Moines, Iowa

Forklift Operator

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job details:

  • location:Des Moines, IA

  • salary:$12 - $17 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, August 3, 2017

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • reference:S_554792

  • questions:annie.ades@randstadusa.com515-318-6893

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  • Loading 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: Monday-Friday 3pm-11pm


--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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