Kelly Services Temp-to-Hire Forklift Operators/Material Handlers Needed! in Portland, Oregon

Job Description

Since 1946, Kelly Services® has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace. Today, we are proud to offer a temporary opportunity to work as an Order Picker Operator for a distribution center in northeast Portland, Oregon.

* Experience operating an Order Picker is required *

Position Summary: Operate warehouse machinery to safely move product load around the facility. Candidates must have a high school diploma or GED and at least two years of experience in a warehouse/production setting, and experience operating an order picker (forklift experience a plus). Must have technical skills necessary to transport production materials and goods.

Responsibilities:

  • Experience operating an order picker required.

  • Pick orders manually and/or using warehouse machinery

  • Inspect product load for accuracy and safely move it around the warehouse or facility to ensure timely and complete delivery

  • Move controls to drive vehicles and transport materials between loading, processing, and storage areas

  • Move levers and controls that operate lifting devices, such as forklifts and hoists, to load, unload, transport, and stack material

  • Manually or mechanically load and unload materials from pallets, skids, and boxes, and secure materials or products for transport to designated areas

Education/Experience:

  • High school diploma or GED required

  • At least 2 years' manufacturing experience required; forklift experience a plus

Required Skills:

  • Basic knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods

  • Verbal communication skills, attention to detail, problem solving skills, ability to work as a team member

  • Ability to exercise moderate independent judgment with guidance from supervisor

We have multiple positions available. Apply now for immediate consideration!

Kelly Services is a Fortune 500® company headquartered in Troy, Michigan. We provide employment to more than 750,000 employees annually, with skills including office services, accounting, engineering, information technology, law, science, marketing, light industrial, education, and health care. Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer.

Why Kelly ® ?

At Kelly Services ® , we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune 100 ™ companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to access the best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connect with Kelly.

AboutKelly Services ®

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2016 was $5.3 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm