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Counter Balance (Lf) Forklift Operators Needed For Leading Logistics Company In Berrinba (Txd)

Sidekicker - Berrinba, QLD

Manufacturing & Industrial
Source: uWorkin

JOB DESCRIPTION

Our client are seeking experienced Counter balance (LF) Forklift Operators to join their team at Berrinba on an ongoing basis!

They’re looking for someone who thrives working in a team environment where open communication is encouraged and WHS is at the forefront of their mind. You will need to be reliable, confident when operating a forklift and comfortable working in an environment where the nature of work is consistent and repetitive. 

Role: Counter Balance (LF) Forklift Operator

Start date: ASAP

End date: 12 months, with the potential of ongoing work

Hours: Full time (Casual)

Shift times: M-F 12pm-7pm 

Pay rate: $28.44 p/hour + super 

Main accountabilities:

- Load, unload, move, stack and stage product and materials using a forklift, other non-specialised materials handling equipment and by hand.

- Maintaining the facility's equipment in a neat, clean and orderly fashion and inspecting and performing minor maintenance on appropriate materials handling equipment

- Preparation of freight with all appropriate paperwork ready for handover or dispatch

- Use of tools and equipment within the transport operation (basic non-trades maintenance)

- Storage system, information input/retrieval system, warehouse/transport management system;

- Check or count stock for accuracy and/or damage and infestation

- Performs sorting, scanning and noting of products that move through the distribution facility

- Maintains a clean, neat and orderly work area, conducting operations in a manner which promotes safety

- Respond to customer requests concerning product/freight delivery, availability and location in a professional and courteous manner, as directed

- Keep appropriate records and reports

- Storing and packing of goods and materials in accordance with appropriate procedures and/or regulations

- Unload inbound shipments safely and move product to storage locations, efficiently stacking and storing the product in the appropriate area

- Cross docking and transit-style activities

- Pull and prepare product for shipment ensuring the exact number and type of product is loaded and shipped, performing picking duties in an efficient manner which meets customer service standards

- Preparation and receipt of appropriate documentation including liaison with suppliers

- Put away, replenishment and retrieval of goods to and from specific warehouse areas

- Operation of non-licensed equipment and manual tasks associated with Transport operations.

Requirements:

- Unrestricted working rights in Australia

- Availability to work full time hours ongoing

- Valid LF license

- High level of experience driving a forklift

- Possess a current drivers license and have access to a reliable vehicle

- Physically fit

- Be able to pass a full medical clearance check and in-depth drug & alcohol test

- Possesses competent keyboard skills;

- Possesses sound interpersonal and communication skills;

- Understands and is responsible for complying with quality control standard

- Works in a team environment and/or under routine supervision

- Undertakes duties in a safe and responsible manner

Uniform requirements:

- Steel cap boots

- Hi vis yellow shirt (short or long sleeve acceptable)

- Full length safety pants (no leggings, jeans or chinos)

If you have been shortlisted for the role, you will need to complete the following pre-employment requirements:

- Police check (at your own cost, approximately $40-$45)

- Online induction

- Medical assessment

NOTE: The full medical and drug and alcohol test will cost approximately $300 which will be paid by the employer. However you will be required to pay for it if you fail the drug & alcohol component of the test or don't show up to the appointment.

What’s next?

- If interested please apply! Shortlisted applicants will be contacted for a phone interview

- If the phone interview is successful, we will invite you to complete a profile and commence the pre-employment requirements

- Full medical assessment date - TBC

- Start date - TBC