Forklift Operator - 2nd shift - $1,000 Sign On Bonus

Manufacturing Faribault, Minnesota


$1000 SIGN ON BONUS  - $500 paid at the completion of 30 days and $500 after 90 days!

Monday - Thursday work schedule, 4:30pm - 3am. Some OT may be required on Fridays.


Efficiently and safely moves materials and inventory within the assembly area and warehouse using a stand up forklift.


  1. Supports assembly production lines with parts as production dictates
  2. Assists Shipping and Receiving departments in moving, locating or retrieving needed parts/supplies.
  3. Assists in picking parts if necessary
  4. Processes returns as restock items or vendor returns to stock.
  5. Assists Cycle Count Coordinator as workload dictates.
  6. Empties all garbage containers and appropriate refuse containers.
  7. Keeps supervisor informed of important developments, potential problems and related information necessary for effective management. Coordinates and communicates plans and activities with others, as appropriate to ensure a coordinated work effort and team approach.
  8. Performs related work as apparent or assigned.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • High school education or equivalent
  • At least 1 year of previous forklift experience.
  • Personal computer experience --Ability to work accurately with numbers and details
  • Demonstrated ability to handle varied projects
  • Must possess strong organizational skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively,
  • Ability to complete projects with general instructions and within time constraints.
  • Ability to consistently and efficiently perform assigned duties.
  • Demonstrates Northern Tool + Equipment’s 12 Core Competencies


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Frequently required to stand, sit, walk.
  • Ability to speak and hear verbal instructions.
  • Frequent wrist and/or hand movement is required.
  • Ability to frequently lift up to 10 pounds.
  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 25 pounds, 50 pounds.
  • Ability to rarely lift up to 75 pounds.
  • Work at heights of up to 35 feet.
  • Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distant vision and the ability to adjust focus.

 A qualification test will be performed during the interview. Please come prepared to operate a stand up forklift.