Randstad Forklift Operator in Wichita, Kansas

Forklift Operator

job details:

  • location:Wichita, KS

  • salary:$13 - $13.40 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, November 30, 2018

  • experience:Entry Level

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:Manufacturing

  • reference:S_709487

  • questions:emily.montgomery@randstadusa.com316/239-2934

job description

Forklift Operator

Do you have 6 months of continual employment operating a Forklift within the last year and a half? Would you like the opportunity to be hired as a full time employee with Johnson Controls after 90 days of employment and have full Medical Benefits, Bonus Incentives, Paid Vacation, Paid Holidays, and a 401K?

Are you looking to start a long term career with a growing and stable company?

We offer competitive pay, employee benefits, paid training, employee discount program, over time hours, double time pay on Sundays, a safe work environment and are looking for awesome new team members like you!

If you enjoy working within a fast paced environment and a team oriented atmosphere where you have endless opportunity to learn, grow, and begin your long term career with a highly reputable company, please keep reading!

Randstad currently has multiple Forklift Driver / Material Handler positions available working on 1st, 2nd and 3rd shifts at Johnson Controls, with opportunity for overtime and double time pay. These positions are 90-day Eval to Hire opportunities meaning, based on your individual performance and attendance over your first 90 days, you have the potential to be given a full-time offer to work for Johnson Controls long term. This is an exciting and rewarding opportunity for anyone looking for stable employment and a long-term career opportunity with a very reputable company. Additionally, once hired as a full-time JCI employee, Forklift Drivers start at a Pay Grade 4 ($13.50 - $14.00 p/hr)!!

Responsibilities:

Responsible for ensuring that production operations run smoothly through operating a Sit Down Propane Forklift (Getting parts for the Lines; Moving palletized product; Moving / Transporting finished units to the Distribution Center; Scanning barcodes)

Working Hours: 1st Shift (6:00 AM - 2:00 PM) / 2nd Shift (2:00 PM - 10:00 PM) / 3rd Shift (10:00 PM - 6:00 AM)

Skills:

  • Ability to operate a Forklift in a Production / Warehouse environment for a minimum of 9 hours a day

  • Ability to work safely (honk for pedestrians, aware of surroundings, climate changes)

  • Ability to use an RF Scanner

  • Must be fully confident on how to operate a Forklift

  • Ability to move palletized product; Maneuver in tight spaces

Education:

No Degree Required

Experience:

Entry Level

Minimum Requirements Include:

  • A minimum of 6 months of continual employment operating a Forklift within the last year and a half is required

  • Willing and flexible to work on both the Assembly Line as well as Operating a Forklift; Most positions require time spent doing both daily

  • Can meet the physical demands of the position including pushing, pulling, bending, twisting, reaching, and lifting up to 50lbs repetitively

  • Willing to submit to both a background check as well as a drug test; Willing to consent to and successfully pass a Vision Exam and a Written Exam

  • Can commit to working Mandatory Overtime, including weekends (Saturday and/or Sunday)

If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to submit an application for consideration, please apply today at www.randstadusa.com. Once your application has been submitted, our team will review your qualifications and reach out to all qualified candidates within 24 hours. In the meantime, if you have questions or would like more information, please call us at 316-239-2934.

We look forward to speaking with you soon!

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