Forklift Operator in Memphis, TN at Diverse Staffing

Date Posted: 4/29/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Diverse Staffing is now accepting Forklift Operator applicants for immediate hire. This is a temp to hire position. In this job, you will work for our client at a facility in Memphis, TN. This position pays $13.75/hr. The schedule is Sunday through Thursday or Tuesday through Saturday. You will report to work from 11:00 PM to 7:00 AM.  
Our client for this position is a leader in distribution and is offering an opportunity to move from temporary to full-time status for the right candidates! 

A Forklift Operator for our team on this assignment will need to possess outstanding organizational skills and strong attention to detail. Strong math skills are also required. Must follow all forklift safety regulations and transport materials safely throughout the property. Operate a forklift truck to move, convey or hoist shipments from shipping/receiving platform to storage or work area. Unpack/examine incoming shipments, reject damaged items, record shortages/overages and correspond with supervisor to rectify damages/shortages. Compares identifying information and counts, weighs or measures items of incoming shipments to verify information against bills of lading, invoices, orders or other records.                                       

The following is an example of some of the tasks you may be asked to perform daily working in this position:

  • Loading and unloading goods 
  • Moving goods packed on pallets or in crates around the storage facility
  • Stacking goods in the correct storage bays, following inventory control instructions
  • Checking loads are secure
  • Stacking empty pallets
  • Performing daily equipment checks such as recharging the truck’s battery 
  • Examining products to verify conformance to quality standards

At Diverse Staffing, our focus is on helping people achieve their career goals through the right career opportunities. We truly value our staff. Diverse employees enjoy safe work environments, fair supervision, reliable pay, and even benefits like medical coverage if you need it! 

It’s time to join a winning team. Apply today! 

For immediate consideration, apply online and contact us for an interview at:

Memphis Recruiting Center 
Address: 6685 Quince Road, Suite 124
Memphis, TN  38119
Phone 901-308-7803

Job Order ID: 166303          

Job Requirements

  • Good math, language and reading skills; basic computer skills may be required
  • High degree of attention required to prevent injury to others; promote a safe work environment
  • Follow instructions for operating equipment and keeping records
  • May be required to use RF scanner gun
  • Clean driving record and a valid state motor vehicle operator’s license may be required
  • Forklift certification per OSHA standards

Diverse Staffing is an Equal Opportunity Employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. Diverse Staffing is committed to providing jobs for veterans transitioning to civilian life.