Forklift Driver/Pallet Jack Operator in Louisville, KY at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 4/16/2024

Job Snapshot

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    20.0 Per Hour

Job Description

Forklift Driver/Pallet Jack Operator

Use forklift/counter balance and pallet jack to move products on and off trucks while following all regulatory and company safety standards, policies, and procedures. Verify inventory and visually inspect shipments for quality.



• Read and follow computerized work orders to determine quantities and types of products to be shipped

• Determine the location of requested items in the warehouse

• Change over pallets for picking, visually inspect items for damages or flaws

• Document and report damages to supervisors or leads

• Pack, seal, and label materials/pallets for shipping using Radio Frequency (RF) scanning equipment to document and verify counts of picked items

• Alert appropriate leader of any issues with the product or materials and await directions to rectify the problem

• Help clean and organize the warehouse at the end of the shift 




• Work with other machinery and material handling equipment





Must have 2 years reach truck experience plus:

• Must be able to identify products through reading, interpreting, and scanning pallet identification numbers

• Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail

• Ability to work in temperatures as low as -20 Fahrenheit/-25 Celsius in cold storage sites or up to 100 Fahrenheit/37 Celsius in dry storage sites while wearing company provided personal protective equipment and freezer gear

• Must be able to lift a minimum of 40 lbs.; weight may be more dependent upon facility 

• Ability to work a flexible work schedule and shift, including weekends if needed 

• Must be comfortable with various noise levels, at times, can be loud

Background/Drug Test


1st shift 7am-3:30pm

Louisville, KY

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All employees of Elite Staffing must be 18 years or older and authorized to work in the United States.

Elite Staffing, Inc. is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Our policy of equal employment opportunity is to recruit, hire, train and promote persons without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, handicap or any other protected status.CB3