Forklift Operators

Houston, TX 77026

Posted: 10/22/2019 Employment Type: Temp to Hire Industry: Warehouse Job Number: 46875 Pay Rate: 14.00-14.00

Forklift Operator
Temp to Hire
Pay $14.00/hr (Must be able to work up to 13 hours per day)

2nd Shift Sun - Thu 5:00 PM - 3:00 AM


  • Safely and properly move steel to and from storage or production areas, loading docks, delivery vehicles, by hand, forklift, overhead crane or other equipment.
  • Attach slings, hooks, or other devices to lift material and guide loads; to climb onto vehicles to tie down and release material being loaded. This is continuous daily activity.
  • Lift and carry up to 50 pounds for up to 25 feet to heights of 5 feet; exert 25-50 pounds of force frequently and/or 10 or 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects, reach, squat, stand, walk up to 5 miles per day, climb up stairs, ladders, and on equipment while wearing personal protective equipment as necessary.
  • Apply proper bundling techniques.
  • Configure load based on planned route including multiple stops.
  • Maximize load capacity on trailer without sacrificing safety.
  • Maintain and safely operate all assigned tools and equipment, including but not limited to tape measure, caliper, hammer, pallet trucks, banding machine, micrometer, beam hooks, plate lifting clamps, forklift, overhead crane, and personal protective equipment.
  • Determine safety issues pertaining to equipment and promptly report them.
  • Work indoors and outdoors in all kinds of weather conditions including precipitation, cold/heat, high wind, and turbulent conditions.
  • The Material Handler will be regularly exposed to typical weather of the local area.
  • Maintain special orientation and awareness to safely move around work environment with many moving


  • Metatarsal Boots
  • Hard Hat 


  • 2 years of current/recent overhead crane and forklift experience
  • Must have a valid Driver's License or an OSHA Forklift Certification
  • Must be able to work in different weather conditions
  • Ability to effectively plan and organize work activities independent of direct supervision; work alone and in a team environment.
  • Ability to develop a good working knowledge of product and inventory control techniques and procedures.
  • Demonstrate basic math skills (add, subtract, multiply, divide).


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