A forklift driver job traditionally exists in construction sites, factories, storage yards, and warehouses. Individuals who work Forklift Jobs in Minneapolis-St. Paul and Metro Areas are responsible for operating and handling industrial trucks to load and unload deliveries and materials and transfer them to and from storage areas, machines, and loading docks, into trucks or storage facilities.
The ideal candidate for a Forklift job will have a valid certification and will be able to drive and operate a forklift in a variety of conditions and environments. A forklift operator will also be responsible for moving large quantities of inventory and keeping track of their placement.
COMMON FORKLIFT DRIVER JOB SKILLS
While a forklift drivers’ day-to-day duties and responsibilities are determined by where they work, there are many similar responsibilities associated with the role, these include:
· Obtains a copy of production schedules or shipping orders and transports materials to and from designated areas in the facility
· Loading and unloading products from vehicles such as trucks
· Moving products packed on pallets around a warehouse
· Stacking products in the correct area that follow inventory control instructions
· Checking loads are secured properly
· Stacking empty pallets
· Performing daily equipment checks and maintenance
· Examining products to ensure they meet quality standards
FORKLIFT JOBS NEAR YOU
Award Staffing makes it easy to find Forklift Job Opportunities at all phases of your career. Our local recruiting teams specialize in placing job seekers in all sorts of Forklift Jobs in the Minneapolis – St. Paul and metro areas. We’ve built relationships with some top manufacturers and distribution companies in the Twin Cities metro area, and we know what skills and expertise they are seeking. Our team does the hard work needed to find you a Forklift Job which will be perfect for your abilities and knowledge.
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