Randstad Forklift Operator in Kent, Washington

Forklift Operator

job details:

  • location:Kent, WA

  • salary:$14 - $16 per hour

  • date posted:Tuesday, February 5, 2019

  • experience:Experienced

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:Transportation and Warehousing

  • reference:S_728811

  • questions:franklin.gholston@randstadusa.com253-856-0278

job description

Forklift Operator

As the #1 staffing agency employing over 5,300 recruiting experts, the company is a top provider of outsourcing, staffing, and workforce solutions within the areas of Manufacturing & Logistics.

A fork lift operator is tasked with distributing, transporting, and accounting for merchandise, material, and/or equipment in industrial settings. They work in a variety of industries, such as manufacturing, construction, food services, and general storage.


Operate powered industrial trucks to load and unload materials and deliveries and move them to and from storage areas, machines and loading docks, into railroad cars or trucks or storage facilities.

Working hours: 6:00 AM - 7:00 PM


Skills in operating the type of forklift used at your facility. (Looking for Sit Down Forklift, Stand Up Forklift and Reach Forklift.)

Math abilities at least at an eighth grade level, for calculating loads, bills of lading and freight quotes.

Aptitude for learning automated and computerized processes for inventory control.



No Degree Required




6 Months experience in the last 18 months operating powered forklifts

Knowledge of various material-handling equipment an asset

Strong understanding of OSHA regulations

Possess a high regard for safety in the workplace

Able to lift 50 pounds unassisted

We are on the search for some Forklift Operators here in the South Seattle area! Are you having trouble getting a Forklift Operating opportunity? Are you feeling like your experience isn't being utilized? Let us help you with your job search we have exactly what your looking for! Please contact Franklin Gholston (253)856-0278 or send me an email Franklin.Gholston@randstadusa.com. We'll talk to you soon!

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