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Randstad Forklift Driver in Waukegan, Illinois

Forklift Driver

job details:

  • location:Waukegan, IL

  • salary:$16.50 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, October 8, 2020

  • experience:Experienced

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:Freight transport arrangement service

  • reference:AB_3479933

  • questions:ian.guadarrama@randstadusa.com847-336-3700

job description

Forklift Driver

Are you the kind of individual that thrives on helping others? Are you someone that likes a fast paced work environment? If you said yes, then this could be the job for you! Medline, a well-known medical supply manufacturer in Waukegan is looking to add material handler/forklift operators to their team on 2nd shift for $16.50/hour. This is a 6:00pm - 6:30am shift that works on a 4 day rotating schedule. Responsibile for loading, unloading and moving material usuing a Reach truck and walkie rider. Immediate openings, apply today!


  • Unload daily shipments as they arrive and place them in the staging area using the walkie-rider forklift and Reach truck

  • Use the staging area to breakdown and reorganized pallets into future orders (Following task make up 75% of your day)

  • Stack, label and wrap pallets with shrink wrap

  • Work closely with supervisors to uncover any issues with each order

  • Previous walkie-rider experience required

  • Has a sense of urgency, these are medical supplies that you are handling and patients need these supplies everyday.

  • Ideal candidates have the mentality of "The faster I can get the product out the door, the more lives are saved"

  • Candidates that are bilingual in English/Spanish are a plus but this is not a requirement for the job

The essential functions of this role include:

  • working in a smoke free environment

  • working in a non-temperature controlled environment

  • manual lifting up to 40lbs

  • standing for 12 hours at one time

  • working up to 8 hrs of overtime per week

  • working weekends


  • forklift operation (1 year of experience is preferred)

  • walkie rider

  • loading/unloading

  • Forklift Operator

  • Reach Truck Operation (1 year of experience is preferred)


  • High School (required)


  • Years of experience: 2 years

  • Experience level:Experienced

Shift: Second

Working hours: 6 PM - 6:30 AM

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