Forklift Operator in Tukwila at Allegiance Staffing

Date Posted: 9/22/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Allegiance Staffing has partnered with a national logistics company who is looking to add multiple team members to their the full time permanent team. These positions are on the day shift, Monday through Friday. Please review the duties and requirements below and apply TODAY!


Starting at $15.00 / HR



Duties:




  • Efficiently sort, handle, load and unload freight using a forklift and/or manual equipment, including pallet jack and side loader, by hand as needed.

  • Safely climb in and out of trailers.

  • Lift freight and other objects of various shapes, sizes and weights (up to 50 lbs. frequently and greater than 75 lbs. occasionally).

  • Secure freight inside trailers using appropriate tools and supplies (e.g. pallets, banding, straps, rope).

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

  • Safely walk, reach (including above your head), bend, climb, push, pull, twist, squat and kneel as necessary to perform the job duties.

  • Some light cleaning and maintenance

  • Adhere to company safety policies.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

  • Prompt, daily attendance at assigned work location.


Job Requirements

REQUIREMENTS:




  • Prior warehouse experience is a plus.

  • Driver’s license required.

  • Prior experience loading and unloading trailers preferred.

  • At least 18 years of age.

  • Highly motivated individual with attention to detail.

  • Ability to count and perform basic math, with or without a calculator.

  • Basic written and verbal communication skills (documentation, communication with peers, supervisors, etc.)

  • Ability to bend, twist, squat, pushing/pulling freight throughout shift.

  • Ability to follow instructions and complete required training.



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.