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Randstad Forklift in Des Moines, Iowa


job details:

  • location:Des Moines, IA

  • salary:$16 - $17 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, July 1, 2021

  • experience:Entry Level

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:manufacturer of carbon paper/inked ribbons

  • reference:AB_3685523

  • questions:karen.durbin@randstadusa.com515-318-6893

job description


Are you looking for a full-time/long term opportunity with a great company? Are you passionate about keeping a warehouse on schedule? Do you have previous forklift experience? If so, we have the perfect position for you! We are currently hiring forklift operators for a fast-paced warehouse in the Des Moines area. The Forklift Operators will be responsible for the safety and timely operations of a sit down gas powered lift truck to move or stack raw materials, in-process materials, products or finished goods in support of the production, warehousing, shipping and receiving operations and as directed by plant supervision. Must have basic computer skills. The position starts at $16.00 per hour.


  • Maintain a safe work environment

  • Complete daily pre-shift forklift inspection report

  • Perform all duties as assigned by plant Supervision

  • Meet daily productivity and quality goals

  • Maintain the cleanliness of assigned work areas

  • Required to use two-way radios to communicate.

  • Previous forklift operating experience

  • Be able to multitask in a very fast paced environment

  • Basic computer skills

The essential functions of this role include:

  • wearing steel toe shoes

  • manual lifting up to 8lbs

  • standing for 8 hours at one time

  • working up to 8 hrs of overtime per week


  • Cherry Picking

  • Pallet Jack Operation

  • Stand Up Forklifts

  • Sit Down Forklifts

  • Material Handling

  • Pushing

  • Pulling

  • Lifting


  • High School


  • Years of experience: 1 year

  • Experience level:Entry Level

Shift: First

Working hours: 8 AM - 4:30 PM

Randstad is a world leader in matching great people with great companies. Our experienced agents will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temporary-to-permanent or permanent opportunities, no one works harder for you than Randstad.

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