Randstad Pallet Jack Operator in Des Moines, Iowa

Pallet Jack Operator

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job details:

  • location:Des Moines, IA

  • salary:$10 - $14 per hour

  • date posted:Tuesday, August 1, 2017

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • reference:S_554187

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

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  • Take orders from supervisors for order picking activities

  • Assist in loading and unloading items from delivery trucks

  • Prepare pallets for handling items appropriately

  • Perform pre-checks on electric pallet jacks to ensure that they are in proper working order

  • Perform minor troubleshooting activities when needed

  • Ensure that electric pallet jacks are maintained on a periodic basis

  • Pick orders from storage areas and verify the accuracy of order from order sheets

  • Count quantity of items asked for by the customer and ensure that any damaged items are isolated and reported to the supervisor immediately

  • Operate electric pallet jack to lift and transport items to the labeling and quality control section

  • Make sure that all items are boxed and labeled properly

  • Transport items to the delivery pallets in a safe and urgent manner

  • Make sure that any unusual incidents or accidents are reported to the supervisor immediately

  • Ensure that any empty containers are removed from designated locations following a pick task

  • Perform a variety of warehousing tasks such as replenishing pick locations

  • Perform labeling, sorting and storing of picked products

  • Assemble containers and boxes and ensure appropriate maintenance of supplies and equipment

Working hours: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm or 3pm-11pm


To obtain employment as an electric pallet jack operator, you should possess a high school diploma or a GED at the very least. You need to be pallet jack or forklift certified. Some experience in warehouse setting will be a plus.

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