Forklift Operator

Lyneer Staffing Solutions

Des Plaines, IL, USA

Full time

$17.5-18 (hourly)

May 6

Our client, a multimodal transportation services and third-party logistics company is looking for a Forklift Operator near Des Plaines, IL to join their team. The forklift operator is responsible for ensuring that freight is loaded/unloaded from trailers or ocean containers and moved within the warehouse in a safe and efficient manner.

Your Day:

  • Load and unload deliveries using forklift 
  • Monitor & ensure that vehicles are loaded and secured properly and accurately 
  • Using RF scanner to move and ship freight 
  • Pull and stage orders using stand up forklift 
  • Examine contents and compares with records, such as manifests, invoices, bills of lading and other records to verify accuracy of incoming or outgoing shipment. 
  • Prepare material for shipping ensuring freight is properly packed, labeled and staged in designated areas with relevant documentation. 
  • Record shipment data, such as weight, space availability, damages, or discrepancies. 
  • Reports damages, shortages, or non-conformance of material and/or documents to specifications.
  • Route material to designated areas in the warehouse using work devices, such as hand jack, hi-lo, packaging equipment

About You:

  • Ability to lift up to at least 70 pounds
  • Previous warehouse / freight forwarder experience a plus
  • Submit to and pass a background check


  • Monday - Friday
  • 12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • 2:30 PM - 11:00 PM
  • $17.50 to $18.00 /hour

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