Sit Down Forklift Operator ($100 Sign-On Bonus) in Lebanon, Tennessee at The Ōnin Group

Date Posted: 7/29/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Onin Staffing is hiring for one of the world’s largest leading Supply Chain Operators! Our client, creates with you an infinite amount of career opportunities. You will work hands on with products from hundreds of customers in different industries– retail, healthcare, technology, and more– all within their warehouse distribution centers located globally. No matter what position you’re in– you will find yourself contributing to the development and success of your career and our customers.


  • 1st shift - 7am-3:30pm (Monday-Friday) = $13.50 an hour

  • 2nd shift - 4pm-12:30am (Monday-Friday) = $14.00 an hour

  • 3rd shift  - 6pm-4:30am (Tuesday-Friday) = $14.50 an hour

Job Requirements

The points below highlight the  Sit Down Forklift Operator duties:

  • Reads production schedule, customer order, work order, shipping order, or requisition to determine items to be moved, gathered, and/or distributed
  • Pulls and prepares product for shipment, ensuring that the exact number and type of product is loaded
  • Sorts and places materials or items on racks, shelves, or in bins according to predetermined sequence such as size, type, style, color, or product code
  • Assembles customer orders from stock, stage orders and/or conveys orders to packing station or shipping department according to OH or customer pick sheet
  • Loads, unloads, moves, stacks and stages products and materials using a fork lift, clamp truck or other power equipment
  • Maintains equipment by keeping it clean and safe, reporting service requests as needed
  • Assists in maintaining the security of the warehouse by conducting operations in a manner which promotes safety
  • Checks orders for exactness and neatness according to ISO 9001 procedures
  • Marks materials with identifying information
  • Records amounts of materials or items received or distributed
  • Weighs or counts items for distribution within warehouse to ensure conformance to company standards
  • Efficiently moves and loads product from staging and/or storage areas into trailers
  • Unloads inbound freight safely and moves products to storage locations
  • Performs picking duties in an efficient manner that meets both company and customer standards


  • High school education or GED (General Education Diploma) equivalency
  • Minimum 3 to 6 months experience and/or training in a warehouse environment
  • Previous experience operating warehouse equipment such as a forklift preferred
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos
  • Ability to follow safety regulations while operating equipment
  • Ability to regularly lift up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to learn proper operations of warehouse equipment