Forklift Operator/Assembler

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Located in Sumner, WA

Salary: $16/hr

***We now offer a SIGNING BONUS***

A local Sumner company is searching for a Forklift Operator / Assembler who will have core responsibilities on the Logistics team in a fast-paced and critical position for incoming and outgoing deliveries for our customers.

 

As the Forklift Operator you will:

  • Help support the unloading, checking-in, and distribution of freight,
  • Load semi-truck trailers
  • Manage shipping pallet organization
  • Ensure the highest quality pallets are used for shipments.

 

You will be operating a forklift with the utmost care to ensure efficiency and safety. Your job could involve driving around warehouses, storage spaces and other facilities. If you are a responsible individual with great experience in driving industrial vehicles, we want you. The goal will be to ensure that material and products will always be at the right place to achieve maximum efficiency.

 

You will have room for fast growth and can evolve into assisting in other areas, including work with the internal Shipping and Receiving department. You should have familiarity with shipping/loading related processes using the most advanced forklifts and pallet jack equipment.

 

Forklift Operator / Assembler job highlights:

  • Pay starts at $16 per hour
  • Climate controlled warehouse

 

What we look for in a Forklift Operator:

  • Strong hand-eye coordination
  • Forklift and loading/unloading experience
  • Experience to reading bill of lading and other freight forms
  • Comfortable and confident reaching up to 25 ft to get product down 
  • Able to lift, shift, and push up to 75lbs
  • Be self-motivated and follow directions given verbally or written

 

Shift: 8:00am – 5:30pm Monday - Friday

 

Easy Ways To Apply (choose one):

  • Text JOBS to 253-475-6855
  • Resumes may be emailed to jobs.tacomawa@expresspros.com 
  • Complete an online application on our website https://apply.expresspros.com/account/login submit it to the Tacoma, Washington, location
  • Call our office at 253-475-6855
  • We are open for Walk-Ins! Come and see us at 5821 S Sprague Ct., #101 | Tacoma, WA 98409

About Express Employment Professionals:

We are passionate about helping others. Our dedicated team takes the time to get to know you and the career path you are seeking.  We can help you find the type of job that is a perfect fit for your needs and abilities, and you will never pay a fee for our services and support. Whether you are looking for a full-time position, part-time work, or a more flexible schedule, we can place you in a wide range of jobs that meet your employment goals, including Administrative, Commercial, and Professional positions.  Let us help you today!

Benefits Available to Eligible Express Associates:

  • Medical Plan
  • Dental Plan
  • Holiday Pay (6 Days Observed)
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Vision/Eyewear Plan
  • Life Insurance
  • Prescription Drug Reimbursement
  • Scholarship Program
  • Short-Term Disability

Express is an Equal Opportunity and E-Verify Employer.

If you, or anyone you know, fits these qualifications please visit our website at www.expresspros.com and start your application today! 

Express Office: Tacoma
5821 South Sprague Court
Suite 101
Tacoma, WA 98409
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