Logistics Forklift Driver in Elk Grove Village, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 1/10/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Duration:
    12 weeks
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt is looking for a Logistics Forklift Driver in Elk Grove Village for a global logistics company who performs a key role in keeping world trade moving by offering air and ocean freight forwarding, global warehousing, reverse logistics, intermodal and multimodal transportation, and supply chain solutions to some of the world’s largest industries. 

Shipping/Receiving Clerks are responsible for ensuring the integrity of shipped and received goods by verifying and maintaining records of all incoming and outgoing shipments to and from the warehouse.

First shift:

  • Wednesday ---- 8:30 am – 7:00 pm
  • Thursday -------- 8:30 am – 7:00 pm
  • Friday ------------ 8:30 am – 7:00 pm
  • Saturday  ------- 8:30 am – 7:00 pm
  • Four days a week,
  • 10 hours a day.

Job Responsibilities/Duties:

  • Examine contents and compares with records, such as manifests, invoices, bills of lading and other records to verify accuracy of incoming or outgoing shipment.
  • Prepare material for shipping ensuring freight is properly packed, labeled and staged in designated areas with relevant documentation. Record shipment data, such as weight, space availability, damages, or discrepancies.
  • Reports damages, shortages, or nonconformance of material and/or documents to specifications.
  • Route material to designated areas in the warehouse using work devices, such as hand jack, hi-lo, packaging equipment. Maintain cleanliness and orderliness of warehouse and cargo.
  • Operate forklifts in loading and offloading trucks.
  • Complete on-hand process in accordance with company regulations, including use of a computer, use scanning devices and produce inventory and shipping reports.              

Job Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma plus up to 1 year of warehouse experience is required. 
  • Prior experience driving a sit-down forklift is required. 

Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.