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Forklift Operator - (ELG)

Job Description


Accurate Personnel is hiring immediately for highly skilled forklift professionals in Elgin, IL to join our client. The position of Forklift Operator will be responsible for palletizing, loading/unloading, stabilizing, and managing freight within the warehouse. The ideal candidate will have the ability to operate a forklift and will have previous experience working in a warehouse setting. Apply today to earn competitive rates and enjoy excellent benefits!

Forklift Operator Pay, Schedule, and Location

  • Earn great pay, starting at up to $19.50/hour, paid weekly

  • Direct Hire Placement and Sign-On Bonuses are Available!

  • Bonus is $4,000 paid out in 4 installments: $500 on first paycheck, $500 after completing 30 days of work, $1,000 after completing 90 days of work and $2,000 after completing 6 months of work

  • 1st shift schedule available

  • Monday through Friday, 7 am to 4 pm

  • Opportunities located in Elgin, IL

Forklift Operator Duties and Responsibilities

  • Operate and manage industrial trucks to load and unload materials

  • Manage inventory throughout the warehouse safely and efficiently

  • Move pallets into designated areas near machines and on loading docks

  • Load orders onto railroad cars, trucks, and into storage facilities

  • Report faulty equipment, damage to racks, and other safety hazards to the lead/supervisor/manager

Forklift Operator Requirements and Qualifications

  • Experience as a Material Handler is preferred but not required

  • Must be able to operate a stand up / sit down / reach truck or cherry picker forklift

  • Previous warehouse worker experience is a plus

  • Maintain a clean, neat, and organized work area at all times

  • Steel-toed shoes are required


(Salary range based on experience)



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