Fork Lift Operator in Franklin, IN at Diverse Staffing

Date Posted: 2/2/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Diverse Staffing is currently seeking experienced Sit-down Forklift Drivers for clients in Johnson County and surrounding areas. These are temporary positions with full-time schedules. Candidates who perform well will be considered for direct hire as positions become available. Staff for these positions will be assigned to client facilities in Franklin, IN. This position trains on 1st shift (6a-2:30p/$16.75 per hour) for a few weeks and then transitions to 2nd shift (4p-12:30a/$17.25 per hour).

Once you are hired full time you get:

  • $0.50 cent raise after 6 months, and another $0.25 cent raise after 1 year

  • $200 bonus after 30 days

  • $300 bonus after 90 days

  • $250 bonus after 1 year

A Sit-down Forklift Driver for our team will need experience operating a sit-down, propane fork lift. You should also have general warehouse experience an understand how to use an RF Scanner for all positions. Heavy lifting is often involved both on and off of the fork lift. Our clients have very fast paced environments and it is important that you understand the importance of working quickly, but safely to accomplish all goals.

The following in an example of some of the tasks you will perform daily working at this position:

· Move product to various locations within a manufacturing plant or warehouse using sit-down fork lift truck.

· Use various equipment you operate and/or at times manual labor to stack pallets, wrap goods, stack product or receive product from trucks

· Follow safety guidelines for operating all plant equipment

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:

Greenwood Recruiting Center

640 S. U.S. 31
Suite 1
Greenwood, IN 46142
Phone: (317) 881-5627

Job Requirements

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Ability to pass Forklift Prove-IT test
  • Must have 1 year or more experience driving a fork lift truck. (Propane, sit-down preferred)
  • Comfortable working in a heavy lifting environment.
  • Good attendance record
  • Good eye-hand coordination
  • Ability to operate a RF scanner
  • Reliable transportation to arrive at work on time
  • Basic reading, writing, and math skills
  • Walk, stand, and/or sit for an entire shift
  • Grasp grip, reach, pull, push, bend, squat, kneel or balance
  • Ability to work well with others in a team environment

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 IND1