Warehouse/Forklift operator


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Located in Syracuse, NY

Salary: $17.00

The primary function of this position is to perform general shipping and receiving tasks, such as loading, unloading, checking and storing merchandise.



  • 100% compliant with safety rules and regulations
  • Pre-pick sales orders
  • Occasionally load truck shipments during business hours
  • Unload incoming receiving and double check pre-receiving document against vendor’s manifest/packing slip and report discrepancies.
  • Warehouse maintenance (house cleaning, snow removal and salt application)
  • Periodic spot-check inventory and assist with cycle counts
  • Accurately put away merchandise into correct bin location and re-stock shelves
  • Customer product returns are unloaded from the trailers, are processed and returned to the proper bin locations.
  • Repair soft-side curtains on trailers with short straps
  • Pre and post inspections on forklift
  • Make sure forklift is fueled
  • Lawn care (seasonal)
  • Organize sample room (manufacturers sample boards, etc.)
  • Replace shrink wrap in shrink wrap machine
  • Recycle (cut) 8’ Rollex protective corners into banding corners
  • Replace plastic banding with metal banding on product from the manufacturer
  • Assist in fire extinguisher and exit/emergency sign monthly checks
  • Material handling experience helpful, will load and unload inventory on a regular basis
  • Punctual, and regular attendance according to the set work schedule is required



  • Heavy lifting: exerting up to 50 lbs. of force regularly
  • Frequent bending, standing, lifting, and ongoing physical activity
  • Dusty environment



  • Previous Warehouse and/or Forklift experience
  • Ability to lift 50lbs
  • Computer and inventory control experience
  • Basic math skills
  • Building Materials and/or Distribution experience preferred



  • Ability to pass drug test and background verifications

Express Office: Syracuse
3004 Erie Boulevard East
Syracuse, NY 13224
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