13 days old

Fork Lift Operator

Kelly Services
Athens, GA 30612
**Job Description**

Kelly Services is currently looking for a Forklift Operator to work on site for a prestigious Fortune 500 healthcare company located in Athens, Georgia. This is a two year contract assignment in an air-conditioned, climate controlled manufacturing plant that is responsible for making refrigeration units, Generator Sets, APUs, and other systems.

This role will consist of a mix of Forklift Operation, Materials Handling, Shipping, and Receiving. The ideal candidate must be flexible and willing to complete the work that needs to be completed based on business need.

Responsibilities Include:

- Shipping & Receiving

- Moving inventory to storage

- Pick Inventory from storage

- Replenishing parts on production line

- Tracking Inventory

- Working with scanners and computers to track, receive, and ship parts

- Picking parts for use in production

Shift Information:

Day Shift: Mon - Fri 5:00am - 3:30pm

Overtime may be required based on production needs. This could including staying past the scheduled end time and can also include working an occasional Saturday.


- Day Shift pays $12 / hr. After 6 months on assignment the pay will increase up to $12.50 per hour.

This is a temporary position that can last up to two years. During this time, there will be permanent opportunities. Placement in permanent opportunities will be based on the need for permanent positions and overall performance. Any temporary employee can apply for a temporary role, regardless of how long they have been on assignment.



- Be willing to learn to operate a Sit Down Fork Lift and a Tugger and to become Fork Lift Certified

- Basic Computer Skills (Needed for Shipping and Receiving)

- Able to stay on task with minimal supervision

- Detail oriented with high sense of urgency and positive attitude

- Comfortable working at heights

- Strong interpersonal skills, able to work and communicate with others

- Willing to work with a team concept

- Open to accept change and additional responsibilities and training associated with change

- Able to pass a written forklift test and a forklift field test

- Must be able to bend, stoop, stand, and squat

- Must have steel toed boots/shoes before starting assignment

- Able to perform routine lifting up to 35 pounds

- High School Diploma or GED


As a Kelly employee, you-ll have access to world-class perks, including:

- Kelly-sponsored Affordable Care Act health care coverage available to eligible employees

- Group insurance options*

- Service bonus plan

- Holiday pay plan

- Weekly electronic pay options

- Online training campus that provides more than 3,000 free courses to help improve and develop skills

- Exclusive online employee community

- Employee assistance program available at no cost

- Corporate discounts

- Transportation Spending Accounts

- Offered and administered by Leslie & Associates. These plans are not sponsored by Kelly Services.

If you are interested in advancing your career with this opportunity, apply now for immediate consideration.

Please direct any questions to Be sure to include the job title in the subject line.

You may also visit the Athens, GA Kelly Services Branch Office Monday - Thursday between 10:00am and 2:00pm without an appointment to apply. Please bring a resume with you if you have one. Also, if possible, please bring proof of education (Original or Certified Copy of Diploma or Official Transcript (Sealed)) when you come. This is not required to start the process, but providing this will help make the Education Verification part of the screening process proceed quicker.

Athens, GA Kelly Services office is located in the Athens West Shopping Center at the following address:

3190 Atlanta Hwy Ste 23

Athens, GA 30606

(706) 369-7221

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping
you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the nearly 500,000 people we employ
each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a
leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable
a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety
of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females,
individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.
Posted: 2019-11-08 Expires: 2019-12-09

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