Forklift Operator

  • SSI Foods, LLC
  • Amarillo, Texas, United States
  • Jun 10, 2021

Job Description

This position is scheduled for Friday - Monday 11:00pm to 7:30am. Must be able to work this schedule.

Key Duties and Responsibilities
  • Conducts a Forklift safety inspection prior to use according to guidelines
  • Pulls product from the racks and stages for production
  • Tracking of materials through the proper use of scanning, inventory control, and reporting issues
  • Ensures that the correct product is being used including meat and packaging
  • Transports products to and from various locations including combo dumps, scales, loading docks, and storage areas
  • Scans all product into production using scan gun device
  • Unless otherwise directed follows the FIFO for raw materials
  • Reports any problems with product or equipment to supervisor
  • Manages pallets and other supplies in specified areas
  • Performs other related duties as requested

Required Skills and Abilities
  • Sufficient verbal communication skill to interact with other departments and customers
  • Basic math, language, and reading skills
  • Ability to handle equipment and vehicles safely and sensibly

Education and Experience
  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • 1-year stand up forklift experience required
  • Satisfactorily pass forklift driving training program or demonstrate safe handling of forklift in an on-site test

Physical Requirements
  • Ability to maintain single task focus and situational awareness
  • Must be able to move and lift up to 50-pound wooden skid or pallet
  • Must be able to work in a refrigerated environment


SSI Foods is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind:

SSI is committed to the principle of equal opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability status.