FedEx Express Careers – Forklift Operator

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Job Description:

The Forklift Operator I is primarily responsible for safely operating basic powered material handling equipment (excluding the Order Picker, Turret and Drexel) for the purpose of product receipt, storage and order fulfillment. This position is responsible for product safety, quality and legality.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Quality control to ensure accuracy of all transactions.
  • Full case order picking for replenishment, customer orders and packaging components.
  • Loading and unloading of pallets and cases from trucks and conveyor lines, by hand or equipment.
  • Sorting and build product to pallets to ensure compliance to customer expectation.
  • Maintain accuracy of storage locations by performing daily cycle counts and routine inventory maintenance tasks.
  • Perform other distribution work functions as needed due to business volume and need.
  • Use of machinery to apply shrink wrap to pallets.
  • Perform a pre- and post-equipment checklist.
  • Pallet retrieval and put away in narrow aisle bulk rack storage system.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to operate powered basic material handling equipment, i.e. electric pallet jack, forklift, etc.
  • Strong sense of urgency, attention to detail and flexibility in meeting deadlines.
  • Customer service driven.
  • Ability to work on equipment at extended heights.
  • Strong team player.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Qualification & Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • 6+ months previous forklift equipment experience strongly preferred, high reach equipment experience desired.

Job Details:

Company: FedEx

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Memphis, TN, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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