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Forklift Operator And Material Handler

Company: Aerotek
Location: Wichita
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

Description:Seek and find candidates that have worked in a manufacturing facility assembling would be preferred only because they are working with their hands and putting pallets together it's very repetitive about 40 crates assembled per day and they are good size. WHY WORK FOR USWHAT YOU WILL DOYou will need to have a good understanding of warehouse processes and the flow of goods in and out of a facility. On a daily basis it will be the principal duty of the Operator to carefully unload, inspect, stack/place, store, and eventually ship customers products diligently and with a high degree of safety and care in mind. Operators will need to be good at counting, keeping track and documenting all activity pertaining to loading, unloading and storing customer goods. Operators should expect to operate a stand-up or sit-down forklift 85-90% of their day accompanied by some physical demand to stack and unstack product when necessary.Heavily utilize RF hand scanners to receive, store, locate and ship customer productsUnload and receive inbound shipments utilizing appropriate equipment such as forklifts or hand trucksHandle a variety of different product types from small to large dimensions to oversized and unbalanced loadsCount physical inventory and weigh product manifest against RF systemPick and stage product for outbound orders with the correct quantity and itemLoad semi-trailers with outbound productDaily physical product inspections to correct any overage/shortage/damage, shipment seals or infestationsOperate a sit-down or stand up forklift 85-90% of the dayAssist in other warehouse work such as warehousing, kitting, fulfillment, special projects and cleaningWork as a team to complete the daily workHave a high attention to detail to include focusing on the little thingsPrepare and label freight to meet customer shipping specificationsConduct job and self with a high degree of professionalism and safety adhering to company policies and OSHA guidelinesAt times manage stressful situations caused by high customer demands and able to facilitate success in conflictPerform other assignments as necessary to meet the business needsCan count accurately and do simple math (add, subtract, multiply and divide)QUALIFICATIONSTwo year's forklift experience in warehousing or comparable industryExperience with RF scannersMust be able to effectively communicate in English both verbally and writtenAble to pass all forklift safety testing requirementsMust be able to successfully pass a pre-employment warehousing test, drug test and a screeningSkills:facility maintenance, general carpentry, Forklift, general labor, Changing Lights, scissor lift operationTop Skills Details:facility maintenance, general carpentry, ForkliftAdditional Skills & Qualifications:-Warehouse is preferred not required-Manufacturing is strongly preferred, really need someone that understands how business works and getting product out door in time to meet customers needs.Experience Level:Entry Level About Aerotek: We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

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