High Capacity Forklift Operator



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Tukwila, WA - (USA) 406 Baker Blvd Suite 130 WA Tukwila , WA 98188 Phone : -



Job Description

the Warehouse High Capacity Forklift Operator's primary focus will be to load and unload tractor-trailer trucks, flat beds and van semi-trucks using a High Capacity forklift(8K,10K & 12k capacity) with 7' long forks, Reach Truck, Order Picker or pallet jack, pick orders at expected production levels while meeting quality standards accurately using RF Scan Gun while operating a forklift.

Essential functions include, but are not limited to:

*Receive, check in and put away stock such as steel conduit, PVC conduit, Steel channel, cable and steel components "Safely, quickly and accurately

*Notify Distribution Lead of any variances in paperwork

*Pull Orders utilizing 8K,10K,12K lbs. High Capacity Sit Down Forklift

*Load 10' to 20' bundles safely while maneuvering through warehouse

*Load and configure Flatbeds with multiple stops ensuring weight is distributed evenly

*Load and Unload PVC or Steel conduit Safely in Rainy weather conditions.

*Perform Cycle Count as required

*Pull Orders utilizing 8K,10K,12K lbs. High Capacity Sit Down Forklift

*Operate different types of equipment dependent on job to be executed.

*Ensure tasks are performed according to standard operating procedures and regulations

*Warehouse organization

*Identify Safety Hazards in the workplace

*Attend the daily GEMBA meeting with management and other distribution employees

*Assist in meeting performance to meet Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost and Innovation goals


*Previous experience driving a High Capacity forklift with, preferably in a distribution center or Pipe/Lumber yard using Forklift with 6' to 7' forks.

*High School diploma or equivalent

*Good attendance and punctuality

*Detail oriented