Joynus Staffing

Forklift Operator
Warehouse & Logistics
Gainesville Contract To Hire Mar 16, 2020 $12/hr - Negotiable

Joynus is looking for a Forklift Operator who has experience in driving sit-down/stand-up forklifts. This position is very important to support the Shipping department to complete customer orders.
The Warehouse and Forklift Operator works as part of a team. Maintain a safe and clean area by keeping all pallets and products organized in the warehouse and staging areas.

Job Descriptions:

  • Receive and stage manufactured goods from outside factory.
  • Inspect and verify product identification and quantities received from various departments.
  • Operate and perform inspection on equipment used in the warehouse and Finishing department.
  • Process necessary paperwork and documents for inventory transactions within the warehouse.
  • Perform cycle counts and identify discrepancies in an effort to maintain accurate inventory levels.
  • Frequently rotate bulk products based on current offerings.
  • Stack Heavy units safely and in the designated warehouse areas.
  • sometime wrap finished pallets.
  • Take out trash for the department.
  • Return all packing materials to their correct areas; alert the Shift Lead if new material is needed.
  • Other miscellaneous duties as determined by management in order to maintain a safe and efficient facility.
  • More responsibilities may be assigned upon hire.

Job Requirements:

  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time.
  • Must occasionally lift heavy boxes (< 70 lbs.).
  • Must be able to safely operate lift trucks and manual pallet jacks.
  • Must have good logical and troubleshooting skills.
  • Must be able to safely work in a fast pace work environment.
  • Must be able to read documents written in English.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours based on internal customer needs.
  • Experience in working in a warehouse/manufacturing environment is required.
  • Ability to work in a repetitive task environment.
  • Ability to read Plan paper, orders, and organize stock at the beginning of each line.

Job Duties:

  • Load and unload trucks
  • Move and stack materials
  • Keep production lines supplied with empty containers and packaging materials as needed
  • Spot tractor trailers
  • Rotate floor stock
  • General housekeeping duties in the warehouse or production area and duties as assigned
  • Follow current good warehousing practice
  • Use common warehouse management software
  • Receive/process shipments
  • Perform proper forklift inspections and follow forklift operating guidelines and procedures
Shifts Available: 1st Shift, 7AM-4PM (Mon-Fr)