1st shift Forklift Operator

Chicopee, MA 01020

Employment Type: Full Time Industry: Light Industrial Job Number: 89811 Pay Rate: $18 - $23 Specialty: Branch: Springfield, MA Pay Type:

Job Description

Job Title: Forklift Operator

Location: Chicopee, MA

Job Description: We are seeking a skilled and reliable Forklift Operator to join our team at a leading building supply distributor. As a Forklift Operator, you will be responsible for operating forklifts to move, locate, relocate, stack, and count merchandise. You will work both outdoors in the lumber yard and indoors in the warehouse, requiring the ability to work in various weather conditions, including hot, cold, and rainy environments.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Operate forklifts to load and unload materials and deliveries, and move them to and from storage areas, machines, and loading docks.
  • Perform routine maintenance on forklifts and other equipment.
  • Adhere to safety policies and procedures to ensure a safe work environment.
  • Assist in maintaining inventory accuracy by conducting regular counts and checks.
  • Collaborate with team members to ensure efficient and accurate order fulfillment.
  • Keep the work area clean and organized.

 

Shifts Available:

  • First Shift: Monday - Friday, 6:00 AM - 2:00 or 3:00 PM

Compensation:

  • Pay ranges from $18 to $23 per hour, based on experience.

If you are a motivated individual with a commitment to safety and efficiency, we encourage you to apply for this opportunity.

Job Requirements

Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a forklift operator.
  • Valid forklift certification.
  • Ability to work in various weather conditions (hot, cold, rain, etc.).
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Reliable and punctual with a strong work ethic.

Additional Information

At HW Staffing Solutions we recognize the value of our employee associates as equally as our clients. We are passionate about people and improving the lives of every associate, we do this by connecting you with great companies and great opportunities. We celebrate our awesome diversity, believe that everyone has a unique talent, and appreciate the passion and perspectives that each of us bring to the table. Discover a new way to work together with a company that is focused on offering the best opportunities, benefits and career advancement in Accounting & Finance, Office & Administrative, Light Industrial, Professional & Technical, Call Center, Food Processing and Hospitality. HW Staffing Solutions is an Equal Employment Opportunity company.

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Andrew Plourd
Business Development Manager

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