First Shift Forklift Operator in Richmond at PeopleShare

Date Posted: 9/16/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

PeopleShare is currently staffing for a long-term Warehouse Specialist/Forklift Operator. This position requires a career-oriented individual with a track record of reliable attendance and a coach-able attitude. If this speaks to you, apply today!


  • Prompt and attentive
  • Outcome & Results-focused
  • Reliable and communicative


  • Operate a lift truck with various attachments (e.g. forks, box clamp, barrel clamp, etc.)
  • Perform daily safety inspection of assigned lift truck
  • Pick, stage, ship, and/or receive customer product
  • Load and/or unload dry vans, sea containers, and other transport vehicles, as needed
  • Stack and/or un-stack bulk storage containers
  • Perform routine warehouse cleaning, as needed
  • Operate ride-on sweeper/scrubber, as needed

FORKLIFT OPERATOR SCHEDULE: Full-time Position, approx. 40 hours per week

  • Monday through Friday - 7:00AM to 4:30PM, lunch break included

PAY: $13.00-$15.00 per/hour


  • Stand, sit, walk, and reach with hands and arms
  • Balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl
  • Lift and/or move up to 50- 75 pounds, as needed


  • Must have at least 3 years tenure with most recent company (Required)
  • Must be able to pass a Forklift Operator Skills/Safety Test (Required)
  • Must have at least 3 years of forklift experience (Required)
  • Posses a High School Diploma or GED (Required)

PeopleShare (formerly Reliance Staffing) is the largest staffing company on the east coast hiring temporary to permanent and permanent jobs in Virginia throughout the Chesterfield, Midlothian, Bon Air, Chester, Mechanicsville, Ashland, Colonial Heights, Glen Allen, Sandston, Rockville, Powhatan, Highland Springs, and Henrico areas. We have openings for receptionist, data entry, customer service, collections, office managers, call center, administrative assistant, accounts payable clerk, accounts receivable clerk, file clerk, forklift operator, reach truck operator, forklift driver, cherry picker operator, lift operator, lift operation, forklift operation, warehouse, order filler, assembly, production, pickers, packers, forklift, machine operators, and maintenance mechanics.

PeopleShare and its affiliates (Best Practices and Reliance Staffing) provide equal opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic disposition, neurodiversity, disability, veteran status, or any other protected category or class under federal, state, and/or local laws. This policy applies to all locations and all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.