Forklift Operator

Position Details


Greenwood, AR

2nd Shift


Job Details

As a Forklift Operator in Greenwood, AR, you will play a crucial role in our client’s operations by efficiently and safely handling materials and deliveries using a sit-down forklift. Your responsibilities will include loading and unloading materials, transporting them within the facility, and ensuring the proper storage of goods.

Key Responsibilities

  • Obtain copies of production schedules or shipping orders and transport materials to designated areas.
  • Load and unload goods from trucks, ensuring proper handling and safety protocols.
  • Move goods packed on pallets or in crates to storage areas, following inventory control procedures.
  • Stack goods in correct storage bays and secure loads to prevent damage during transport.
  • Stack and organize empty pallets.
  • Perform daily equipment checks, including recharging the forklift’s battery and lubricating equipment.
  • Remove machine attachments and waste materials from machines as needed.


  • Possess good math, language, and reading skills; basic computer skills may be required.
  • Maintain a high level of attention to prevent injuries and promote a safe work environment.
  • Follow instructions for operating equipment and keeping accurate records.
  • Execute assignments accurately, timely, and safely.
  • Forklift certification is required.
  • Regularly operate a powered industrial truck (sit-down forklift).
  • Frequently lift up to 50 pounds and perform various physical tasks such as bending, stooping, standing, walking, turning, and pivoting.
  • Ability to work in varying temperatures depending on the season.

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1st Employment – Fort Smith

1330 South Waldron Road
Fort Smith, AR 72903



Monday – Friday | 8am to 4pm

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1st Employment is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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