Heavy Operator/Forklift

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Located in Temple, TX

Salary: $15 DOE

This is a Direct Hire Opportunity with a

Temple area manufacturer -

with Competitive Salary & Compensation Benefits

Job Description:

  • Analyze mechanical and operational problems, recommend or plan corrective action.
  • Make preventative maintenance checks and inspections and report findings to supervisor
  • Report emergency or critical conditions to operational personnel
  • Responsible for requisitioning of maintenance and safety supplies, tools and materials required to complete assigned projects.
  • Housekeeping
  • Fabricate, weld, assemble, and install hoods, ducting and other metal appliances or related devices
  • Support and Perform Safe Work Practices
  • Locates sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation; listening for problems; using precision measuring and testing instruments
  • Removes defective parts by dismantling devices; using hoists, cranes, and hand and power tools; examining form and texture of parts
  • Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments by using hand tools, levels, plumb bobs, and straightedges
  • Maintains equipment, parts, and supplies inventories by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed equipment, parts, and supplies; placing and expediting orders; verifying receipt
  • Conserves maintenance resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job results
  • Provides mechanical maintenance information by answering questions and requests.
  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed

Required Knowledge/ Skills and Abilities

  • Experience of 5 years as a forklift operator
  • General maintenance
  • Ability to troubleshoot
  • General Computer knowledge
  • Attention to detail

Preferred Knowledge/ Skills and Abilities

  • Certified Forklift Operator
  • Certified Crane Operator


  • Nicole 254-771-5595



Express Office: Temple
200 West Calhoun Avenue
Temple, TX 76501