Production - Forklift Operator

Highland Park, MI 48203, USA Req #287
Thursday, November 16, 2023

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Crown Staffing is hiring for experienced, safe forklift operators to work within our clients site, Modular Automotive Systems, in Highland Park! Our site is working with front/rear bumpers, back doors and grills onsite.

Ideal forklifts candidates must be comfortable operating at a high pace and operating in tight spaces. We are using gas powered, finger controlled, extended forks onsite.

MUST have experience to be considered for the position.

Active drivers license or competition/pass of an MVR required.


Rate - $17.50 hourly (one day orientation for all employees - $13.00 hourly) 

This is a long term position with benefits, PTO, promotions and a 401(k) available! 

Weekly pay on Friday! 

Forklift Job Description
Operates powered industrial trucks to load/unload materials and deliveries. Move them to/from storage areas, machines and loading docks, into trucks or storage facilities.

Forklift Job Responsibilities
  • Safe and efficient operation of all power operated equipment that requires certification
  • Safe and efficient movement of product; including loading and unloading trucks
  • Accurately pick and pack items for shipment with a forklift
  • Work with inventory control on correct product placement
  • Complete required paperwork and project time-tracking documentation
  • Maintain warehouse order to ensure pallet locations are kept available for incoming items
  • Ensure all items not required short term are restocked according to established procedure
  • Assist with contacting freight couriers to schedule pick-ups and deliveries
  • Assist in cycle counting and periodic inventories
  • Assist team members in meeting and exceeding customer expectations
  • Update supervisor and team lead on issues or concerns
  • Participate in process improvement by communicating to supervisor and/or team lead
  • Maintain a clean, organized and safe work area
  • Support and maintain corporate quality, health and safety standards, processes, policies, practices and work instructions (ISO standards where applicable)
  • All other duties assigned
Forklift Job Requirements:
  • High school diploma/GED equivalent
  • One to three years of previous forklift experience
  • Must be able to read and understand written and verbal instructions in English
  • Pass drug screen (inquire within regarding THC testing)
  • Ability to pay attention to detail to ensure accuracy
  • Ability to life/move up to 35 pounds solo and greater weights in a team-life environment
  • Valid driver’s license or consent/pass DMV check
  • Lifting, carrying, bending, stretching, and standing for long periods of time
  • Employees in all warehouse positions must be able to immediately perceive auditory warning signals such as bells, alarms, and horns that are used to warn employees of the start-up, movement, or approach of equipment (including forklifts, turrets, overhead cranes, conveyors, trucks, and other equipment operated inside or outside the warehouse), mechanical abnormalities, and similar risk situations during warehouse operations

Crown Staffing provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Other details

  • Job Family IND
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $17.50
Location on Google Maps
  • Highland Park, MI 48203, USA