Forklift Operator (US) - 1166 - Jackson MO MWRC (Jackson, MO)

Jackson, Missouri, United States DHL Supply Chain 3094290 24/05/2019
  • Day shift starts at $12.50/hour, additional $.75 premium for night shift. 
  • Part Time opportunities available—you pick your shift (AM or PM) and days of the week you’d like to commit to working
  • 6 to 12 hour shifts, non-rotating (always days or always nights, no swing shift)
  • No experience necessary!  We will train you!  Dedicated training program with trainers on all shifts
  • Tobacco free facility and grounds
  • $3000 graduated retention bonus for staying 13 months

We offer:

An Excellent Compensation Package (For Part Time positions, benefits as below—MANY additional benefits for Full-Time positions)

  • Company Paid -  $40,000 Life Insurance Policy
  • Company Paid -  26 week Short Term Disability Insurance Policy
  • Company Matching 401K - No better way to save for your retirement
  • Quarterly attendance bonuses and Referral program bonuses also available

Company Paid -  Work Life Program administered by OptumHealth. This service includes free, confidential, short term

Virtual Job Tryout:

After completing your application, DHL Supply Chain asks that you also complete a Virtual Job Tryout (VJT). The VJT provides a realistic job preview to each applicant allowing you to learn about DHL and DHL about you. 

?You will be sent a separate email after completing your application, the Subject Line: DHL Supply Chain Virtual Job Tryout. This email will provide further information and a link to begin the VJT. Please complete the VJT as quickly as possible to further advance your application.

Role Purpose:

What will you do in this role? Our Forklift Operators are responsible for moving stock from one area to another within our warehouse environment. You'll load and unload shipments of various sizes, and you may use certain types of equipment such as stand-up, sit-down, or clamp forklifts and electric pallet jacks. Our environment is team oriented, fast paced and safety focused. We move products that people need and want. At DHL, YOU will be an essential part of everyday life.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Load, unload, move, stock, and stage products and materials using various types of forklifts or other power equipment 80% of specified shift.
  • Pull and prepare product for shipment ensuring the exact number and types of product is loaded.
  • Keep appropriate records and reports for inventory accuracy.
  • Comply with all OSHA and MSDS standards.
  • Verify load accuracy; check the load count, stability, and product damage, report variances as necessary.
  • Change equipment battery or LP tank and monitor power source as necessary.
  • Maintain the facility's equipment and materials in a neat, clean, and orderly fashion.
  • Assist in physical inventories.
  • Complete daily inspection of equipment.

Required Education and Experience:

  • Forklift operator certificate or satisfactory completion of a forklift-training program within the first 30 days of employment
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent, preferred
  • Six months warehouse experience, preferred
  • Six months forklift operation experience

Our Organization is an equal opportunity employer.

Facts and Figures

  • Business Unit

    Supply Chain