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Forklift Operator

Kelly Services

Chattanooga, TN
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Job Title Forklift Operator

Jobid US5611LG_24132504

Location: Chattanooga, TN, 37404, USA

Description **Job Description**

Kelly Services is taking applications for individuals that have Forklift experience. Please call 423.892.8964 for immediate consideration or send resumes to

Job Duties

1. Safely operate industrial material handling equipment in a manufacturing, warehouse and/or distribution center location.

2. Safely unload/load and transfer pallets within a manufacturing and or warehouse.

3. Transport materials between loading, processing and storage areas.

4. Move levers and controls that operate lifting devices, such as forklifts and hoists, to load, unload, transport and stack material.

5. Manually or mechanically load and unload materials from pallets, skids and boxes and secure materials or products for transport to designated areas.

6. Maintain system transactions and paperwork that validate the processing and disposition of material though the company's warehouse management system.

7. Complete records, logs, manifests, time sheets and other pertinent documentation to support the job-s function.

8. Maintain a safe work environment and good housekeeping by following established safety procedures.

9. Maintain required quality and production levels. Refer issues and problems to the lead or manager for the area as necessary


- Must have good written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.

- Operator's license as required

- Proven experience safely operating industrial material handling equipment including forklifts, cherry picker, tuggers, man-ups, hand trucks, pallet jacks, material movement carts, lifts,

ladders, etc.

- Attention to detail, team player and problem solving skills.

- Knowledge of production processes, quality control and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.

- Ability to read and write English; ability to read and understand written work instructions. Good memorization skills.

- Accuracy of work is critical as this role is often the last touch point before products are shipped directly to the customer.

- Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.


- High School Diploma or GED required.

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

At KellyServices ® , we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune100 ™ companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to accessthe best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connectwith Kelly.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 peoplearound the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network oftalent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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