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Forklift and Tugger Operator

Shorter, AL 36075

Employment Type: Contract To Perm Job Number: TR16054651 Pay Rate: $16.00 / hour

Job Description

Forklift and Tugger Operator
Automation Personnel Services is looking for a careful stand-up and sit-down Forklift Operator and a Tugger Driver in the Shorter, AL area to move packages and material around our facilities. You will be operating a Forklift/Tugger with the utmost care to ensure efficiency and safety. You must be a responsible individual with great experience in driving industrial vehicles. The goal will be to ensure that materials and products will always be in the right place to achieve maximum efficiency. 
Pay Rate  
$16.00 per hr. (1st shift)
$16.50 per hr. (2nd shift)  
Schedule and Hours 
1st shift (6:00am-6:00pm)
2nd shift (6:00pm-6:00am)
Monday – Saturday (Must be able to work 12-hr shifts) 
Forklift Operator/Tugger Operator Duties and Responsibilities  
  • Unload materials and merchandise from incoming vehicles and stack them to assigned places.
  • Locate and move stock of products to pallets or crates for storage or shipment.
  • Identify damages and report shortages or quality deficiencies.
  • Transport raw materials to production workstations
  • Inspect machinery to determine the need for repairs and guarantee safety by performing regular maintenance.
  • Keep updated records of inventory and activity logs.
  • Comply with company policies and legal guidelines.
  • Help maintain a safe and orderly environment for the facility.
  • Must be able to operate a stand-up or sit-down Forklift operator. 
  • Must be able to operate a Tugger Operator. 
Forklift Operator/Tugger Operator Qualifications and Requirements  
  • Experience with operating a Forklift and/or a Tugger Operator.
  • Attention to detail and familiarity with industrial equipment.
  • High school diploma
  • Must be able to lift to 50lbs. (Lifting Assessment to be given in office)
  • Drug screen and background check required.
Job Type:
• Weekly Pay 
• 401(k) retirement plan 
• Medical, dental, and vision insurance 
• Vacation Pay 
• Holiday Pay 
Interested in this job? 
Click Apply Now, email your resume to apsMontgomery@apstemps.com, or call us at 334.274.1004 to learn more. You can also apply in person at our office located at: 
Automation Personnel Services Montgomery Branch 
6983 Halcyon Park Drive 
Montgomery, AL 36117 
Bonus Opportunity! 
We are also offering a $50.00 referral bonus. Both employee and referral must stay on assignment for 30 days to receive the payout. 
About Automation Personnel Services 
Automation Personnel Services is an award-winning staffing agency with more than 30 years of experience in manufacturing and light-industrial staffing. Automation Personnel Services is the winner of the ClearlyRated® Best of Staffing Talent Award in 2019-2022, and the ClearlyRated® Best of Staffing Client Award for seven straight years, 2016-2022. Automation Personnel Services is also the recipient of the Safety Standard of Excellence Award by the American Staffing Association. 
Our goal is to find you the right job! 
Equal Opportunity Employer 

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