Requisition Number: 1203 7G 039
Job Title: Forklift Operator $14/hr.
City: Knoxville
State: TN
Salary Range: N/A

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Forklift Operator $14/hr.

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Description/Job Summary

Hiring Immediately! 

Warehouse worker, laborer, or forklift operator experience preferred.

No experience, we train!


JOB DESCRIPTION

Summary/Objective 
This position is responsible for building loads for deliveries. Must maintain a safe, clean and well organized lumber yard, load and unload lumber and/or building supplies, and operate a forklift. Other duties as assigned.

Essential Functions

  • Builds loads for deliveries
  • Load and unload lumber and building supplies
  • Forklift Operation
  • Keeps management aware of any delays or discrepancies

Additional Competencies

  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos; write simple correspondence; effectively present information to others one-on-one
  • Maintains lumber yard including keeping material well organized and safe
  • Respond to inquiries from other associates
  • Must be able to periodically lift up to 80 pounds


Work Environment
This position requires working in a highly precarious place and near moving mechanical parts. This position requires working outdoors and being exposed to wet, humid, extremely hot or extremely cold conditions. This position is exposed to vibrations, risk of electrical shock, airborne particles and toxic chemicals.

Physical Demands
Requires frequent standing, walking, hearing, use of hands and arms, grasping, handling, feeling, climbing, balancing, crawling, stooping kneeling, crouching, and lifts up to 80 pounds. Rarely this position will be sitting.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
This is a full-time position. Hours of work depends on hours of operations, willing to work 48+ hours per week. May require working irregular and/or extended hours.

Travel
Limited ravel may be expected for this position.

Required Education and Experience

High school diploma or general education degree (GED)



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84 Lumber Company is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.