Fork Lift Operator

Fulfillment West Valley City, Utah


Position at Backcountry

Position Title : Forklift Operator 

REPORTS TO: Fulfilment Center Manager and Supervisor

BUSINESS/COMPANY/DEPARTMENT: Fulfillment UFC

 LOCATION: SLCW Forklift Operator job summary

BENEFITS: Include & not Limited to:

Awesome gear discount
Opportunity for a permanent full-time position with the company
401k w/ company match

Backcountry.com has an amazing opportunity for highly motivated individual to join our Warehouse team as a Fork Lift Operator in Salt Lake City, UT. If you are fast on your feet, and love handling all the cool gear we sell from the time it enters our doors to the time it leaves, this job could be for you. The primary function of this position is to provide support to the supply chain through collecting, loading, shipping and receiving warehouse products. The successful candidate will be responsible for operating fork lift equipment, optimizing loading for efficient logistics and supporting other warehouse functions to ensure optimal operation of the business. Flexibility with scheduled work days and shift preference is required.

 

Forklift Operator responsibilities and Skills

  • Operate forklift, stock picker, or other hand truck
  • Use wireless RF scanning equipment to ensure accuracy of inventory
  • Adhere to quality and customer service standards set forth by the company
  • Pick, wrap and stage orders to be shipped
  • Inspect and perform maintenance of forklifts and other material handling equipment
  • Identify safety hazards in the workplace
  • Lift up to 50 pounds
  • Stand and walk for your entire shift
  • Read and Audit Labels
  • Identify, count, and sort packages and warehouse inventory with a high level of accuracy
  • Understand and differentiate between shipping methods and sort packages accordingly
  • Use automated packaging equipment
  • Participate in team meetings, follow guidance, and provide feedback as appropriate
  • Maintain a clean work space
  • Perform other warehouse duties as assigned
  • Participate in LEAN initiatives
  • Strong understanding of OSHA regulations
  • Possess a high regard for safety in the workplace

ABOUT YOU:

  • Verbal and Written comprehension of the English Language
  • Basic Math Skills
  • Computer Skills including familiarity with the internet and e-mail; ability to work with hand held computer device
  • High School Equivalency

ABOUT BACKCOUNTRY:

Our mission is to connect people to their passions. Our five online stores—Backcountry, Competitive Cyclist, MotoSport, Bergfreunde, & SteepandCheap —aim to supply our customers with the gear, knowledge, and inspiration necessary to get out there and chase down life’s greatest moments. We do this by providing the biggest and best assortment of premium outdoor products, a superior shopping experience, personalized Gearhead expertise, lightning-fast and accurate fulfillment, and inspirational, informative, and community-centered content.

In addition to an outdoor enthusiast culture, we aim to create the best possible work environment in our temperature controlled, state-of-the art automated Fulfillment Center. We provide a supportive staff of managers and administrators, onboarding, training, and daily needs. Perks such as an excellent gear discount, recognition prizes, and company events make for a positive employee morale and fun work atmosphere. 

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