Forklift Driver

  • Location
    Memphis, Tennessee
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Category
    Warehouse - Warehouse

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill a Forklift Operator position in Memphis, TN.  This is a temporary opportunity. Apply Now if you meet the qualifications listed below!


Responsibilities for this position include:

  • Transportation and proper storage of raw material and packaging to ensure adequate supply of product to support manufacturing and packaging.
  • Primary responsibility for receipt, storage, transfer, pick and destruction of all raw material and packaging materials to support manufacturing and production.
  • Responsible for shipment of all materials (finished goods and intermediate) to GSK sites (Domestic and International).
  • Responsible for receipt and delivery of all non-productive materials.
  • Responsible for processing of all miscellaneous non-routine outbound shipments.
  • Utilizing an electric forklift, efficiently unload and load of trailers containing raw material, packaging components, finished goods and intermediates.
  • Maintain high level of inventory accuracy for raw material, packaging materials, intermediates and finished goods and perform cycle counts.
  • Self-motivated with sense of urgency, comfortable working alone at times.
  • Adhere to cGMP (current general manufacturing practices), SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures), CSPs (Cleaning and Sanitizing Procedures).
  • Ensure accurate documentation for all transactions involving raw materials, packaging, finished goods and intermediates.
  • Perform all required data entry transactions with high level of quality and speed. Maintain the security of each facility (Harbor, CME (Center of Manufacturing Excellence) and Warf).
  • Perform and understand critical safety procedures and in addition to providing feedback on ways to improve safety, quality and waste targets.
  • Deliver raw material and packaging materials while adhering to cGMP (current general manufacturing practices), SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures), CSPs (Cleaning and Sanitizing Procedures).



  • GED or High School Diploma
  • Preferred Level of Education: Secondary Education a plus
  • Job-Related Experience: 3-5 years as a certified forklift driver Forklift Certified and
  • Ability to obtain GSK Forklift Certification
  • Work in a team environment Attention to Detail
  • Self-motivated Computer friendly in order to perform on-line training
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Outlook a plus Legible handwriting Drive continuous improvement, providing feedback on ways to improve safety, quality, waste and production targets.
  • Good penmanship and oral communication skills
  • Must be flexible with schedule and adjust to changing production needs, including weekend work and overtime.
  • Experience with Lean or Six Sigma tools (preferred)


Pay rate is $15.98 per hour.

Adecco provides one of the most comprehensive benefits packages in the industry to contract workers.



Click on Apply Now to be considered for this Forklift Operator position in Memphis, TN or you can visit our website to search for other opportunities that are currently available. Walk-ins for this position are welcome at 2809 Kirby Parkway Ste. 112.


Please email resumes to Chantell for immediate consideration.



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