Machine Operator/Forklift

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

You landing a new Machine Operator /forklift job in Louisville, KY would be pretty good. But you landing a new Machine Operator/forklift job with us would be simply awesome! And it could happen—because we’re looking for temp to hire forklift associates to join the amazing team at a highly ranked plastics company.


Here’s a preview of what you’ll be working on:

  • You’ll be moving materials in and out of the warehouse.
  • You don’t need to be a bodybuilder, but you will need to be able to lift 50 lbs. for this job.
  • Perform duties such as manual lifting, packaging, taping,
    labeling operations, and sorting.
  • Machine operations such as starting machine, observe operations, add coolant to machine reservoir, move machine controls & guides to adjust machine.
  • Inspect and measure machine accessories as cutting tools or brushes & inspect work pieces to verify conformance to specifications.
  • Must be able to work in a non-temperature controlled environment.


Interested? Here’s what it takes to apply:

  • Above all, you’ve got to be reliable & have reliable transportation. If you’re ready to go at the start of each shift, you’re A-OK in our book.
  • High School Diploma or Equivalency.
  • You should have at least two years of previous experience on a forklift in a warehouse setting. It’ll come in handy!
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English
  • Must meet the physical demands to stand, sit, stoop, kneel, crouch & twist for at least 12-hour shifts.
  • Candidates must be able to pass drug screen & background process.


The shifts available are as followed:


2nd Shift – Monday-Friday 3:30 pm-12 am with possible overtime

3rd Shift – Monday-Friday 12 am-8:30 am with possible overtime


Pay rate: $13 an/hr.


In case you were wondering, here’s a little bit about us. Every day, we help over 70,000 people find opportunities at some of the world’s best companies. It’s an awesome feeling to help others find good jobs, get benefits (even on temporary jobs) and better their situations. It’s why we love what we do.


So now that you know about the job and about us, the ball’s in your court. Apply online now, pick up the phone or come in to the branch. We can’t wait to hear from you!


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