Kelly Services Forklift Operator/Material Handler in Santa Teresa, New Mexico

Kelly Services is currently searching for several Forklift Operators/Material Handlers in Santa Teresa, NM. You will be working for a top Automotive company paying $9.50/hour. This direct hire opportunity offers full benefits, including Medical, Dental & Vision, 401k, annual performance reviews, paid holidays as well as vacation and personal days.

Position Information

  • JOB TITLE: Forklift Operator/Material Handler

  • LOCATION: Santa Teresa, NM

  • LENGTH OF ASSIGNMENT: Long Term Contract (Indefinite)

  • PAY RATE: $9.50/hour

  • SHIFT HOURS: 8:00am – 4:30pm

3:00pm – 11:30pm

  • WORK SCHEDULE: Monday – Friday (Occasional Saturdays)

Job Responsibilities

  • Utilizing a variety of material handling equipment including forklift trucks, pallet jacks or hand trucks, shrink wrap equipment, and other equipment to load and unload trailers

  • Moving material to storage/staging area and ensuring proper placement in appropriate location

  • Breaking down material to meet distribution requirements

  • Audit material as required (individual loads or shipments, periodic cycle counting, etc.)

  • Maintaining work area clean and assist others in keeping work areas clean

  • Performing forklift checklist and maintains fuel tank/battery readiness for forklifts

  • Performing checklist for trailers

  • Complying with Internal Control and Current Quality Norms

  • Complying with company, client, and governmental policies and regulations

  • Complying with company safety procedures/rules and OSHA rules

  • Maintaining computerized material records


  • High School diploma or equivalent required

  • Minimum 1 year of experience using a forklift and pallet jack

  • Bilingual preferred (English/Spanish)

  • Ability to work overtime as needed

  • Ability to lift up to 25 pounds, 50 pounds with assistance

Please contact Robyn Stockhorst at 636-432-1190 or send resume to for immediate consideration.

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