Forklift Operator

  • Location
    Mead, Nebraska
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Salary
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing - Machine Operator

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill a Forklift Operator job in Mead, NE (roughly 45 minutes outside of Omaha, NE). This is a temporary to hire opportunity, usually temp assignment lasts around 3 months. As a Forklift Operator you will be responsible for moving product by forklift in and out of warehouse areas. You will also complete good final inspection of product before shipment. Apply Now if you meet the qualifications listed below!

Responsibilities for this Forklift Operator job include:

-5% - Perform daily forklift inspections on forklift
- 60% - Safely operate a forklift to move raw materials or finished products throughout the manufacturing floor
-10% - Maintain minimum productivity levels
-10% - Record preventative maintenance activities, quality inspection data, equipment downtime, production output and other key metrics, performing mathematical calculations as needed
-10% - Work as a team with other operators to ensure no line stoppages and improve operations
-5% - Support the recycling area, when needed, and help to keep it organized

- Education: high school diploma or GED required
- Prior experience operating a forklift/forklift certification
- Able to operate a floor sweeper
- Carry a professional attitude with co-workers
- Able to use measuring gauges such as tape measures
- Understanding of basic math, reading, and writing skills
- Ability to complete assigned tasks under stressful situations
- Strong communication and problem-solving skills

-Fabrication machines
-Floor sweeper
-Tape measure
-Computer, and radio.

This position conducts their work in a manufacturing environment with some exposure to the outdoors; there is exposure to loud machinery, fumes, odors, and dust in addition to the special hazard of mechanical. Business is cyclical and will require flexibility in shift hours and days of the week worked. Typically, will work m-f, 8 hours per day with ot as needed during high sales volumes.

For this position, it is required to be able to lift to 50 pounds frequently. There is a repetitive use of hands required with simple grasping continuously up to 20 pounds and pushing and pulling occasionally up to 50 pounds. In addition, this position requires the following abilities: sitting, standing, driving, bending, walking, lifting, and reaching above shoulders.

While working on the production floor, eye and hearing protection is required always. Other forms of PPE may be required as defined by management.

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 job in Mead, NE (roughly 45 minutes outside of Omaha, NE). Or you can visit our website to search for other opportunities that are currently available.

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