Forklift Operator/Loading Dock

Industry

Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID

USA_523930

Location

Bridgeport

Job Type

Temporary

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

USD17.29-18.29/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Bridgeport, CT - (USA) 1000 Lafayette Boulevard 11th Floor Suite 1167 CT Bridgeport , CT 06604 Phone : 203-363-7871

ContactNumber

203-363-7871

Job Description

Forklift Operator



One of the world's leading logistics and transportation companies is seeking Forklift Dockworkers. You'll play an important role in making sure freight gets where it needs to go. You'll work alongside a top caliber management team that understands the transportation industry and how to bring out your best. Become a part of this growing, dynamic team. Help move your career forward in 2021 by working with people of all experience levels and talents.



What you'll do on a typical day:

* Efficiently sort, handle, load and unload palletized and non-palletized freight

* Use appropriate motorized and manual equipment, including pallet jack, forklift and by hand

* Secure freight inside trailers using appropriate tools and supplies

* Work in a safe, efficient manner, adhering to company safety policies

* Use mobile handheld devices to scan and track shipments

* Work on a dock that is not climate-controlled for extended periods of time



It'd be great if you also have:

* Dock/warehouse experience in the transportation industry

* Forklift experience in a freight/less-than-truckload environment

* Experience loading and unloading trailers

* Desire to succeed with a strong attention to detail



This job requires the ability to:

* Lift freight and other objects of various shapes, sizes and weights (up to 50 lbs. frequently and greater than 70 lbs. occasionally)

* Sort, handle, load and unload palletized and non-palletized freight using appropriate motorized and manual equipment, including a pallet jack, forklift and by hand

* Safely walk and stand for extended periods of time on a loading dock that is not climate-controlled and may be slippery

* Reach (including above your head), bend, climb, push, pull, twist, squat and kneel



Backgrounds/drug test a must