Forklift Operator in Apex, NC at Volt

Date Posted: 8/12/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Apex, NC
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  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $12.5 - $12.5/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Stand-Up Forklift Operator in Apex, NC at Volt

Volt Workforce Solutions is looking for multiple Stand-Up Forklift Drivers in the Apex, NC area.  We will Forklift certify you immediately if you have Stand-Up Forklift experience.  This is a great opportunity to grow with a company looking to invest in people for the long term.

Forklift drivers move inventory in the warehouse; gathering inventory from the floor and stocking it to the shelves for the Picker Packers.  Our client is a high-volume distribution site for tools capable of putting out 11,000 boxes in a single day between two shifts. Expect a fast-paced environment, requiring you to move quickly and efficiently.

1st shift is 6am to 3:30 and 2nd shift is 3:30 to 1am.

A typical schedule is 9-hour a day, 45 hours per week, Monday through Friday. There will also be occasional Saturday overtime.

Pay:  1st Shift - $12.50/hr; 2nd Shift - $13.50/hr

Key Responsibilities 

  • Use an RF scanner to complete transactions within Warehouse Management System (WMS)

  • Operate a forklift or powered pallet jack to pick, move, stack, and stage product and materials

  • Use forklift or powered pallet jack to move pallets to designated areas

  • Continuously lift and move up to 50-lb containers

  • Perform basic mathematical calculations

  • Follow safety regulations


  • High school diploma/GED or equivalent 

  • 1-2 years previous Stand-Up Forklift Experience

  • Ability to repeatedly lift, pull, or push up to 50 lbs. throughout a 9-hour shift

  • Ability to work efficiently and quickly in a fast-paced environment

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Self-motivated and able to hit the ground running

  • Tech Savvy, experience with an RF scanner or other tracking system is a major plus

  • Warehouse experience with production metrics is a major plus

  • Must be able to work overtime; 9 hour shifts and occasional weekends

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.