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Forklift Operator

Category: Manufacturing
Location: Tyler, TX 75709
Pay: $16.00 Hourly
Posted: 2 days ago
Status: Open


Forklift Operator

Exciting opportunity for an experienced Forklift Operator for a busy manufacturing facility.  $16/hr with overtime available.

Company Profile

Global manufacturing facility with opportunity for growth.

What's in it for you?

Elwood Staffing associates are eligible for a comprehensive and competitive benefits package plus an exclusive savings program, including:

  • Medical/Vision/Dental/Rx plans
  • Holiday Pay
  • Teladoc (online care)
  • Referral Bonus Incentive
  • Weekly Pay
  • 401k
  • And More!

Forklift Operator Details:

  • Temp-to-Hire position
  • $16.00 /hour
  • Full Time work available
  • Weekend work required
  • Various shifts available (Monday through Saturday)
  • Hours:
    • 1st shift: 5:30 am to 4 pm
    • 2nd shift: 4pm-2:30am
    • overtime may be required 10-12 hours shifts
    • Your shift will rotate and work 2 months on 1st shift and 2 months on 2nd shift
  • Operate forklifts to load pallets to and from flatbeds.
  • Performs a safety check of the forklift to ensure it is safe to operate.
  • Check fluid levels for oil, water, and fuel before operating the lift
  • Ensures the packaging lines have empty pallets available and informs the supervisor of the pallet inventory
  • Removes palletized bags from the production lines and places them on the stretch-wrapper
  • Operates the stretch-wrapper and changes the stretch film as required
  • Place palletized bags in inventory and ensure they are located in the proper rows storing them neatly without damaging other inventory
  • Reads the BOLs and places the correct quantity and SKU on the carrier's trucks in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Performs physical inventory counts of finished goods as required

Forklift Operator Qualifications:

  • This is a strict NON-NICOTINE facility- Applicant will be subject to a Nicotine test
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 1-2 years experience as a forklift operator in a manufacturing facility
  • Ability to work in a dusty environment, hot/cold/rainy weather
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide
  • Ability to climb ladders and work on their feet for most of the day
  • Applicant may be subject to a background check
  • Pre-employment drug screen is required as a condition of employment

*A conviction record will not necessarily prevent you from being employed. You will be required to complete and submit a questionnaire. We will consider your age at the time of the offense, when the offense occurred, the seriousness and the nature of the offense, as well as any rehabilitation to determine your employability.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and celebrate diversity at all levels of our organization.

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How to Apply:

Visit, email, call, or text us today! Walk-ins are welcome! Feel free to apply online at!

Tyler, TX

322 ESE Loop 323

Tyler, TX 75701

(903) 508-5778


*See above for qualifications


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