Forklift Operator in Kansas City, KS at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 3/7/2018

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Job Description

Forklift Operator

Elite Staffing Inc. is currently seeking a Small equipment Operator to work at the Material Recovery Facility (MRF). This person will operate a forklift to load and unload trailers on the dock and is temp to hire position in the future with a Great Company.

Essential Functions:
This is a full-time Forklift position, responsible for the following duties:

  • Constantly loading and unloading trailers using Forklift, and working on the dock
  • Same routine every day; operating the Forklift Operation
  • Also conducting any other projects to tasks that are assigned by the Supervisor
  • All employees MUST assist in the safe operation of the equipment and ensure the safety of all co-workers

Qualified candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • 1-3 years' experience operating heavy equipment, specifically a Forklift. Prior certification huge PLUS!
  • 2-3 years' experience working outside in all weather conditions
  • Background and drug test required


  • High school diploma or equivalent

Work Environment:

  • The work environment is permanently outside: heat and cold.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually very loud.

Physical Demands:

  • The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 50 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 75 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds.

Temp to Hire
Kansas City, KS 66111
6:00 am to 3:30 pm or 12.00 pm to 8:30 pm

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.