Yard Truck Driver

Position Details


Fort Smith, AR



Job Details

As a Yard Truck Driver in Fort Smith, AR, you will be integral to the smooth operation of material handling and transportation. Your responsibilities will revolve around operating a forklift, loading, and unloading materials, organizing box trucks, and transporting goods between multiple lumber yards. This role demands individuals with a clean Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) and the ability to work effectively in various outdoor conditions.

Key Responsibilities

  • Safely and efficiently operate a forklift to move materials and goods.
  • Load and unload trucks with precision and timeliness.
  • Organize box trucks to maximize space utilization and ensure proper material handling.
  • Transport materials between different lumber yards as required.
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization in the work area to enhance safety and productivity.
  • Adhere strictly to safety protocols and procedures at all times.
  • Work proficiently outdoors, adapting to varying weather conditions like heat, cold, rain, and snow.
  • Use strong math skills to accurately count and record inventory.


  • Preferred previous experience in forklift operation, though not mandatory.
  • Possess a clean Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) along with a valid driver’s license.
  • Capable of performing physical tasks outdoors, including lifting and moving heavy objects.
  • Proficient in math for precise inventory counting and recording.
  • Attentive to detail and skilled at following instructions accurately.
  • Organized with the ability to maintain an efficient workflow.
  • Comfortable working both independently and as part of a team.
  • Flexible and adaptable to a fast-paced work environment with shifting priorities.

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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