Randstad Forklift Operator in Kent, Washington

Forklift Operator

job details:

  • location:Kent, WA

  • salary:$15 - $16 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, January 3, 2019

  • experience:Experienced

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:Transportation and Warehousing

  • reference:S_718582

  • questions:franklin.gholston@randstadusa.com253-856-0278

job description

Forklift Operator

As the #1 staffing agency employing over 5,300 recruiting experts, the company is a top provider of outsourcing, staffing, and workforce solutions within the areas of Manufacturing & Logistics.

Fork lift operators are tasked with distributing, transporting, and accounting for merchandise, material, and/or equipment in industrial settings. They work in a variety of industries, such as manufacturing, construction, food services, and general storage.


Operates machinery to slit continuous lengths of material

Examines contents and compare with records (i.e., manifests, invoices and/or orders) to verify accuracy of incoming or outgoing shipment

Prepares documents (work orders, bill of laden) for the shipping of materials

Uses knowledge of shipping procedures to determine best shipping method for material

Records all shipment data (weight, charges, space availability, etc.)

Works closely with team members to resolve issues with materials, i.e.; damages, shortages, non-conformance to specifications, etc.

Packs, seals, and labels material for shipping, by using devices such as hand tools, power tools and/or postage meter Qualifications to Meet Minimum

Working hours: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM


Skills in operating a Sit Down Forklift and Reach Forklift.

Eager for learning automated and computerized processes for inventory control.



No Degree Required




6 Months experience in the last 18 months operating powered forklifts

Some understanding of OSHA regulations

Possess a high regard for safety in the workplace

Able to lift 50 pounds unassisted

We are on the search for some Forklift Operators here in the South Seattle area! Are you feeling like your skills could be used to do great things? Let us help you with your job search we have exactly what your looking for! Please contact Franklin Gholston (253)856-0278 or send me an email Franklin.Gholston@randstadusa.com. We'll talk to you soon!

Randstad is a world leader in matching great people with great companies. Our experienced agents will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temporary-to-permanent or permanent opportunities, no one works harder for you than Randstad. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.