Forklift Operator

Nashville, TN 37202

Employment Type: Temporary Industry: Other Job Number: 00008LDK Pay Rate: 14.00
Automation Personnel Services currently has a position for a Forklift Operator for a growing company in Nashville, TN.

Job Summary:

Forklift Operator - Job Duties:

Picking orders, quality control, wrapping pallets, packing, loading and assembling orders for shipment.
Receives and transports product to appropriate locations.
Reports damages and discrepancies to supervisor.
Responsible for ensuring accurate receipt/shipment and appropriate handling of merchandise.
Completes shipping and receiving reports.
Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices and procedures within the redistribution field.
Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
Responsible for accuracy of all in-bound shipments. Checks supplier s counts and reports discrepancies to carrier and supervisor
Maintains other shipping records such as returned merchandise, damage, discrepancies, etc.
Responsible for care in handling merchandise
Establish an appropriate rapport with customers, vendors and delivery drivers
Responsible for performing operations and safety check, (including battery, brakes & lift controls), on all powered industrial trucks
Recommend equipment needs and repairs
Verify inventory levels with system cycle counts against physical counts
Transport merchandise from daily inbound receipts to appropriate locations
Replenish warehouse pick locations to capacity
Load outbound carriers
Observe and comply with all workplace safety procedures and measures, including immediately documenting any unsafe acts, conditions, or accidents
Maintain organization and cleanliness of warehouse
At day s end, return electric equipment to charging station, and prepares equipment for daily (overnight) charge

Forklift Operator - Job Requirements:

Ideal candidate must have forklift and warehouse experience in a scan gun, fast paced environment.
Repetitively loading and unloading trucks.
Significant inventory control and Sku management exposure
Strong interpersonal skills
High degree of attention required to prevent injury to self or others
Eclipse Warehouse Management System background a plus
Ability to proficiently operate a variety of powered industrial trucks, and able to complete in-house forklift & safety program
Must be dependable, reliable, and mature enough to handle equipment safely and sensibly

Pay Rate: $13.00 to $14.00 an hour Depending on Experience

Shift Times: 8: 00 AM - 4: 30 PM, Monday - Friday

To start the application process, please visit our website at: or you may come to our office located at:

2510 Murfreesboro Road, Suite 4
Nashville, TN 37217

If you choose to complete your application online, please call or text us immediately at (615) 361-8806 to set up your personal interview.

Drug Screen Required
Must be 18 years or older
Valid documentation required to complete the Federal I-9 process

Equal Opportunity Employer
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