The Forklift Operator is responsible for performing heavy lifting and assisting with shipping and receiving. This includes loading and unloading orders. As a Forklift Operator you will work closely with our Cross Dock Operator, Shunt Drivers, and other Operational Staff to manage the movement of freight through our cross dock.
Specific Responsibilities Include:
Accountable to complete basic shipping and receiving functions.
Perform duties for Bison Transport for cross dock (LTL)
Updating TMW software system with the dock moves
Reloading pallet order going back to the Walmart distribution center.
Have a high awareness for safety and willingness for follow safety rules.
Logging daily activities and submitting log at the conclusion of each shift
Must be able to work independently in an unsupervised environment
Our ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:
Previous experience in a warehouse environment
Previous experience working in TMW system would be considered an asset
Must be physically fit with the ability to lift up to 75 lbs.
Basic computer skills with knowledge of Excel, Word and Outlook
Experience with warehouse inventory computer programs and scanners
Good problem-solving skills using math
Good verbal and written communication skills
Flexible and adaptable with the ability to work independently
Hold a valid forklift license (counterbalance, reach -standard steering)
A quick learner with the ability to multitask
Works well in a fast-paced environment
This position is a part-time opportunity, three (3) shifts a week between Monday-Friday, 4:00-9:00 pm and an 8 hour day on Sundays.
Thrive in a supportive team that provides coaching and training to help develop your skills and progress your career
Dispersed work environments that promote a healthy work-life balance
Meaningful and impactful work and projects with an essential service provider
Join our engaging Wellness Program & extracurricular sports teams
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Committed to environmental sustainability
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