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Job Reference # : 70-96618-16EG
Position Summary for Forklift Operator
We have an immediate need for your warehouse skills. Distribution center located in east El Paso is needing a Forklift Operator for the their OEM Department. This position is responsible for pulling, processing and shipping finished goods for international customer orders.
Responsibilities for Forklift Operator
•Computes duties, tariffs, weight and volume of merchandise that is imported or exported to foreign countries.
•Weighs and labels packages and determines and ensures proper shipment method.
•Prints picking and packing slips for the shipment of customer orders.
•Prepares standard, sample and special orders for shipment for the Marketing and Sales Department.
•Drives forklifts and order pickers as required.
•Ships orders in system and approves for invoicing.
•Create commercial invoices, bills of lading, and shipping statements.
Qualifications for Forklift Operator
•Experience in identifying international shipments paperwork
•Work related experience equivalent to one year previous warehouse experience in shipping products.
•Demonstrated computer skills, preferably word processing, database and other applicable software programs
•Must be able to work under strict time constraints and meet deadlines in a timely manner.
•High School Diploma
•Lift a maximum of 50 lbs.
•Standing or walking for most of the working shift
•Perform physical duties, including but not limited to pushing, pulling, lifting, twisting, and walking
•Basic math and literacy skills
•Bilingual. Read and write in English
•Must be able to operate a forklift safely. Position holder should have experience with warehouse functions and equipment.
•Experience with radio frequency terminals is a plus.
•Commitment to safety and continuous improvements projects
This is for First Shift
Must have experience operating a stand up forklift.
The hours will be 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. Must be able to work overtime as needed.
Salary will be $10.50/HR
Compensation & Benefits for Forklift Operator
As a Burnett/Choice temporary or contract employee, you can benefit from Weekly Pay, Direct Pay Deposit, Global Card Paycard, Medical Indemnity Plan, Free Online Training, and Credit Union Membership (Houston, El Paso, Dallas, San Antonio). Plus, the ability to earn Service Bonuses, Holiday Pay, Referral Bonuses, and company ownership in our Employee Stock Ownership Plan.
Position Type for Forklift Operator
If you have questions concerning this position, please contact Ernie Garcia.
Thank you for choosing Burnett Specialists. Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V
As the largest employee-owned staffing and placement firm in Texas, Burnett Specialists / Choice Specialists is your top resource for your employment needs. Placing top talent with best-in-class employers all across Texas for more than three decades, Burnett Specialists / Choice Specialists continues to help Texas careers and companies grow. We are always on the lookout for motivated, energetic individuals to add to our growing team as our organization continues to expand.
Named as an Award of Excellence Winner for nine straight years by the Better Business Bureau, Burnett Specialists / Choice Specialists is consistently recognized for our organizational achievements and for our commitment to the communities we serve.
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