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Loader and Unloader - Forklift

Des Plaines, IL 60018

Posted: 11/02/2023 Job Number: JS22449488 Pay Rate: $17.50 / hour

Job Description

SURESTAFF is hiring Loaders/Unloaders - Forklift for a large, well-known client in Des Plaines, IL.  As a Loaders/Unloader - Forklft for SURESTAFF, you will work in a fast-paced distribution environment and be involved in all aspects of warehouse operations including: 
  • Shipping & Receiving (Picker / Packer)
  • Quality Assurance 
  • Inventory Control (RF Scanners)
  • Stand Up Forklift Operator

What's in it for you?!
  • Up to $150 bonus for new hires and qualified referrals!
  • Temp-to-hire role, after 90 days you may be eligible for up to an additional $2/hr!
  • Weekly pay! Every Friday!

SURESTAFF is invested in its team members! All temp-to-hire employees are offered competitive compensation of $17.50/hr as well as a benefits package including health insurance (medical, dental, and vision). Generous referral bonuses are available upon hire.  

Available shifts include:  7AM-3:30PM

Overtime is available on a first come, first serve basis.   Responsibilities of the Loaders/Unloaders - Forklift:
  • Load and unload inbound and outbound shipments inside the warehouse facility. 
  • Verify the accuracy of quantity and quality of deliveries and shipments. 
  • Performs picking/packing duties efficiently and safely while meeting the company's service and time standards.  
  • Label every product and move them accordingly within the warehouse. 
  • Operate stand up/reach truck forklift.
  • Keep all material handling equipment in the best condition by conducting regular maintenance.  
  • Using RF scanners.

Required Qualifications of the Loaders/Unloaders-Forklift: 
  • At least 1 year of stand up/reach truck forklift recent experience is required.
  • Ability to work overtime as needed. 
  • Heavy lifting up to 60 lbs. and standing for long periods.  

About SURESTAFF:Founded in 1998, SURESTAFF operates 39 branch offices and 24 workforce onsite solutions in Illinois, Texas, Wisconsin, Indiana, Tennessee, Mississippi, Michigan, Florida, Ohio, and Georgia; with an estimated 2023 revenue of $295 million, it was recently named one of the largest staffing firms in the U.S. by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA). SURESTAFF specializes in light industrial staffing serving logistics, manufacturing, distribution, and production clients. It offers temp, temp-perm, direct hire, and onsite workforce solutions. The company has been named five times to Crain’s Business as one of the largest and fastest-growing privately-held companies in Chicago. SURESTAFF is a portfolio partner company of Austin, TX-based private-equity group Owner Resource Group (ORG).

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