Forklift Operator Jobs

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If you’re a certified forklift operator searching for work, Summit Staffing can help find you the perfect opportunity. We specialize in both direct hire and temporary staffing solutions so you can find the job that best suits your needs. Summit Staffing proudly partners with hundreds of businesses throughout the Midwest so you can find the job that best fits your needs.

Forklift Operator Job Description

Forklift drivers typically work in warehouses and industrial settings like factories, construction sites, and docks. To become a forklift operator, you must obtain a forklift operator license in accordance with OSHA regulations. A forklift operator’s primary responsibility is to safely move and store products and materials around their worksite. Additional forklift driver responsibilities include:

 

  • Using pallets and plastic wrap to safely secure goods
  • Performing quality assurance (QA) on inventory and reporting any damages 
  • Maintaining a clean working area, free of obstructions and spills
  • Regularly inspecting forklift equipment for any necessary repairs
  • Weighing and recording product weights

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    More About Summit Staffing

    Summit Staffing was founded in 1986 and has grown from a single office to become one of the largest staffing firms in the Midwest. Specializing in light industrial staffing, Summit operates a network of branch offices throughout Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin, and has developed both a loyal client base and a dedicated team of temporary associates that are the keys to our success.

    Summit Staffing has the experience and expertise to develop a custom staffing solution to meet our clients’ needs, ranging from customers that require a single temporary associate, to managing a 24/7 onsite operation with over 1,200 temporary employees. By combining old-fashioned values and work ethic with state-of-the-art technology, Summit Staffing has become the supplier of choice for hundreds of companies, large and small, throughout the Midwest, including many publicly traded and international corporations.

    Serving the Midwest

    CORPORATE

    610 Enterprise Drive,
    ​Oak Brook, IL 60523
    708.450.1600

    CHICAGO

    4328 S. Pulaski Rd
    Chicago, IL 60632
    773.257.0022

    INDIANAPOLIS - EAST

    5845 Sunnyside Rd., Ste 1100
    ​Indianapolis, IN 46235
    317.855.6334

    AURORA

    305 W Indian Trail Suite A
    ​Aurora, IL 60506
    630.340.5737

    MELROSE PARK

    ​2120 W. Lake Street,
    ​Melrose Park, IL 60160
    708.223.4810

    INDIANAPOLIS - WEST

    55 S. Raceway Road, Suite 1000
    Indianapolis, IN 46231
    317.222.4144

    BOLINGBROOK

    237 S. Bolingbrook Drive
    ​Bolingbrook, IL 60440
    630.633.2044

    KENOSHA

    5908 75th Street,
    ​Kenosha, WI 53142
    262.748.1639

    CORPORATE

    4328 S. Pulaski Rd
    Chicago, IL 60632
    773.257.0022

    CHICAGO

    610 Enterprise Drive,
    ​Oak Brook, IL 60523
    708.450.1600

    INDIANAPOLIS - EAST

    5845 Sunnyside Rd., Ste 1100
    ​Indianapolis, IN 46235
    317.855.6334

    AURORA

    305 W Indian Trail Suite A
    ​Aurora, IL 60506
    630.340.5737

    MELROSE PARK

    ​2120 W. Lake Street,
    ​Melrose Park, IL 60160
    708.223.4810

    INDIANAPOLIS - WEST

    55 S. Raceway Road, Suite 1000
    Indianapolis, IN 46231
    317.222.4144

    BOLINGBROOK

    237 S. Bolingbrook Drive
    ​Bolingbrook, IL 60440
    630.633.2044

    KENOSHA

    5908 75th Street,
    ​Kenosha, WI 53142
    262.748.1639

    Industries We Serve

    Warehouse/ Inventory

    Warehouse/ Inventory

    Shipping & Receiving/Logistics

    Shipping & Receiving/Logistics

    General Labor

    General Labor

    ECommerce Warehousing

    ECommerce Warehousing

    Positions We Fill

    Forklift Operators

    Forklift Operators

    Assemblers/ Packers

    Assemblers/ Packers

    Maintenance Technicians

    Maintenance Technicians

    Welders

    Welders

    jazhiel mares
    jazhiel mares
    2023-11-07
    Excelente servicio, las chicas son muy amables 10/10
    Jacky Rodriguez
    Jacky Rodriguez
    2023-11-06
    Leonor was super helpful! Overall great experience, will be referring this place in the future!
    Lorenza Alcaraz
    Lorenza Alcaraz
    2023-11-06
    Muy buen servicio, muy buenos trabajadores. Gracias por su servicio. Bien recomendable.
    Johnny Deis-gonzalez
    Johnny Deis-gonzalez
    2023-11-06
    Great place for a job .
    Esmeralda Marungo
    Esmeralda Marungo
    2023-11-06
    Just wanted to share what a wonderful experience I had with the Aurora Summit Staffing Agency! They helped me find a job fast not like other agencies this one they are fast and so nice They are so respectful and helpful I would definitely recommend this location !
    manuel Bernal
    manuel Bernal
    2023-11-06
    Son muy amables todas la personas gracias por ser tan lindas.
    Jazzy Princess
    Jazzy Princess
    2023-11-03
    MUY AMABLES Y A+++++++ TRATO EXELLENTE
    Pachecous
    Pachecous
    2023-10-23
    Buena atencion
    Jose Heredia
    Jose Heredia
    2023-10-12
    Great place to to work for and great people in office. Thanks leonor
    Michelle Dander
    Michelle Dander
    2023-09-12
    Excelente agencia de trabajo! Mi experiencia ha sido muy grata, todo el personal de esta oficina desde las empleadas hasta la supervisora son muy amables y brindan una excelente atención al cliente. La oficina es muy limpia y lo más importante la atención y la forma en la que ayudan es magnífica. Sin duda alguna puedo decir que es la mejor agencia de trabajo en el area de Aurora.100%recomendada!

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