Kelly Services Material Handler/Forklift Driver in Traverse City, Michigan

Job DescriptionOperate forklift or other equipment to load or move materials. Supply production area with needed materials from inventory. Load or unload material onto or from trailers, pallets, trays or shelves. Process required paperwork.ESSENTIAL DUTIES: Duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned as business demands.Read work orders via on board computer, follow oral instructions to ascertain materials and product to be movedExamine materials received, verify part numbers, check for discrepancies such as damaged or incomplete shipments and implement ISO procedures as neededLoad and unload materials onto or from trucks, trailers, pallets, racks, etc. by pushing, pulling, lifting, or stacking, either by hand or with equipment provided Convey materials or products from storage or work sites to designated areasScan/Attach identifying tags or labels to materials, bales or other containersLift heavy objects by hand or with equipment to assist machine operatorsMove levers, pedals etc. to drive hi lo and control movement of lifting apparatus.Operate lift trucks in safe and efficient mannerRelate with all customers and co-workers in a professional mannerOther duties may be assigned to meet business needsKNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:Strong communication skills including written, verbal and computer generatedAbility to work independentlyStrong knowledge of receiving, warehouse and material handling methods and operationsPHYSICAL DEMANDS:Ability to regularly lift or move 50 lbs and occasionally lift and move up to 100 lbs.Ability to use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls: reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; and talk or hearSpecific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, color vision, and the ability to adjust focusEDUCATION: Graduation from high school or GED equivalent preferred one (1) year relevant experience, or any equivalent combination of education and experience that demonstrates the ability to do the job.QUALIFICATIONS: Strong knowledge of receiving, warehouse, and material handling operations, methods, and practices. Computer skills required.RequirementsForklift Experience Why Kelly®?At Kelly Services®, we work with the best. Our clients include 97 of the Fortune 100™ companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to access the best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connect with Kelly.


Kelly Services®

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Category: Manufacturing/ Production/ Operations