Forklift Operator in Harrisonville, MO at The Ōnin Group

Date Posted: 7/29/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Onin Staffing is looking for 1st and 2nd shift forklift operators for our Harrisonville/Lee's Summit location! This teammate will be operating a forklift in a dry-mix environment and is needing to have great experience and attendance to be successful!

Shifts: 7:00am-3:30pm and 3:00pm-11:30pm

Pay: $13.25-$14.00 per hour

Job Duties:

Read job specifications to determine operator adjustments and material requirements Positions forks, lifting platform, or other lifting device under, over, or around loaded pallets, skids, boxes products, or materials or hooks tow trucks to trailer hitch, and transports load to designated area Unloads and stacks material by raising and lowering lifting device Inventories materials on work floor and supply workers with materials as needed Performs routine maintenance to include recharge batteries; lubricating, fueling and cleaning Weighs materials or products and recordings weight on tags, labels, or production schedules Other duties and responsibilities related to the nature of the job may be assigned on a temporary or permanent basis as needed Requirements:

High school diploma or GED equivalent; a minimum of two years of related experience in trades specific to job requirements; or equivalent combination of education and experience Must be able to pass an internal certification program Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instruction, and procedure manuals Ability to write routine reports and correspondence Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization Ability to be a self-starter and work independently Must be able to undergo drug screen and background check If this sounds like a good fit for you, please give us a call at 816-272-3555 and fill out an application at www.oninstaffing.com for the Kansas City location!

Job Requirements


  • Unload product into/from trucks using forklift/pallet jack
  • Complete in-house forklift training class and the forklift evaluation before operating a forklift
  • Unload materials using a forklift
  • Operate forklift truck using safe operating procedures
  • Perform forklift preventative maintenance checks and attend forklift safety meetings
  • Utilize a forklift to load and unload storage containers from delivery trucks
  • Operate a sit-down/propane powered forklift or pallet jack
  • Assist with ensuring a safe and clean working environment, inside and out, for assigned storage center location