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Forklift Operator - starting at $21/hr

Company: SpartanNash
Location: Fargo
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

*Open interviews weekly, offers may be made on the spot!*
*Where: 3030 Main Ave Fargo, ND 58103*
*When: Tuesdays 1 pm - 4 pm*
*This is a night shift position starting at 1 am*
*Starting pay is $21/hr with nighly premium $22/hr 1am - 6am!*

This role is responsible to operate a forklift to move, load, unload, relocate and stack merchandise. Responsible for pulling and staging orders for deliver; unload inbound and load outbound shipments and move products to dispersing trailers. Responsible for safe and efficient operation of the vehicle and maintain facility's equipment in a neat, clean, and orderly manner.

*Here's what you'll do: *

* Coordinate product movement to designated slot location in a timely, accurate and efficient manner per Company standards and without damage to product or equipment.
* Move or otherwise handle cases, boxes, bags, and/or pallets of dry groceries, frozen foods, dairy products, produce, poultry, fish, beef, pork and/or tobacco products and related products as identified on order forms, in the quantities specified.
* Ensure products are placed and stacked correctly between selection and reserve location, and product is available for letdowns in the pick rotation or available for selection and shipment accordingly.
* Work with warehouse supervisor and review Warehouse Management System (WMS) to determine and troubleshoot product location issues and inaccuracies.
* Operate power industrial equipment such as a forklift, long-tongued electric pallet jack, high-extender high-lift and other moving equipment (i.e., walkers).
* Lift products weighing between 30-60 lbs. frequently and products weighing up to 75 lbs. occasionally, while ensuring and maintaining a safe work environment.
* Maintain a clean and safe work environment by properly disposing of pallet boards, wood chips, and other trash, etc. and ensuring any spills are cleaned up quickly and according to safety guidelines.
* Conduct inspections of powered industrial equipment as required, using a safety checklist, to ensure such equipment is in good working order.
* Report damage products and quality issues and notify supervisor of out-of-stock or low volume product(s).
* Participate in product selection, put-away and rotation of products and perform other duties as assigned.
* Additional responsibilities may be assigned as needed.

*Here's what you'll need: *

* One-year prior warehouse/distribution experience.
* Must be certified, or willing to obtain and maintain certification, on all required powered industrial equipment such as forklift, electric pallet jack, long-tongued electric pallet jack and high-extender high lift.
* Must be able to perform the essential job functions with or without a reasonable accommodation in the conditions specified for 8 - 10-hour shifts. Must be able to work weekends, holidays, day and evening hours, and overtime as assigned.
* Must understand and be able to communicate in English, including but not limited to, reading and interpreting order forms and selection labels. Basic reading, writing and arithmetic skills are required.
* Must be able to follow verbal (oral) and written instructions.
* Must be able to use computerized forklift (read screen/display), understand warehouse location diagram and use radio frequency (RF) unit to designate product locations.
* Ability to use computer barcode scanning equipment.
* Must be able to use computer to access the Warehouse Management System (WMS) program and troubleshoot product location.
* Ability to work independently in a fast-paced warehouse operation.
* Able to safely operate warehouse equipment such as forklift, pallet jacks and other material handling/industrial equipment.
* Must follow safe working practices in accordance with Company safety policies and practices.
* Ability to work in multi-temperature areas as assigned (e.g., freezer, coolers, dry conditions).
* Must report for work regularly and on time, as scheduled.
* Must be able to take direction from supervisor(s) and works well with others.
* Must work well under pressure, and is able to organize and prioritize work assignments, and meet established deadlines.
* Must perform assigned tasks accurately and completely.
* Must be flexible and able to handle changes in work requirements productively.


Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $21.00 per hour

* 401(k)
* Dental insurance
* Employee assistance program
* Health insurance
* Paid time off
* Vision insurance
* 10 hour shift
* Holidays
* Night shift
* Overtime
* Weekend availability

Work Location: One location%58047475%

Keywords: SpartanNash, Fargo , Forklift Operator - starting at $21/hr, Other , Fargo, North Dakota

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