Forklift Operator - Part Time
Company: XPO Logistics
Posted on: January 16, 2022
Solutions driven success.
XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a
highly integrated network of people, technology and physical
assets. At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who like a
challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We
want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive
positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and
XPO. If you're looking for a growth opportunity, join us at
Pay, benefits and more.
$2,000 -in bonuses available
Pay starts at $18.33
Life and disability insurance
9 paid company holidays
401(k) option with company match
Employee stock purchase plan
What you'll do on a typical day:
Efficiently sort, handle, load and unload palletized and
Use appropriate motorized and manual equipment, including pallet
jack, forklift and by hand
Secure freight inside trailers using appropriate tools and
Work in a safe, efficient manner, adhering to company safety
Use mobile handheld devices to scan and track shipments
Work on a dock that is not climate-controlled for extended periods
What you need to succeed at XPO:
At a minimum, you'll need:
To be at least 18 years of age
Ability to do basic math calculations, with and without a
Availability to work a variety of shifts, including days, evenings,
nights and weekends due to varying freight volumes
It'd be great if you also have:
Dock/warehouse experience in the transportation industry
Forklift experience in a freight/less-than-truckload
Experience loading and unloading trailers
Desire to succeed with a strong attention to detail
This job requires the ability to:
Lift freight and other objects of various shapes, sizes and weights
(up to 50 lbs. frequently and greater than 70 lbs.
Sort, handle, load and unload palletized and non-palletized freight
using appropriate motorized and manual equipment, including a
pallet jack, forklift and by hand
Safely walk and stand for extended periods of time on a loading
dock that is not climate-controlled and may be slippery
Reach (including above your head), bend, climb, push, pull, twist,
squat and kneel
Be part of something big.
Eligible participants who are hired while the program is in effect
will receive a $1,000 -sign-on bonus, subject to repayment if the
employee voluntarily terminates their employment with XPO Logistics
within the first 6 months. Bonuses are subject to all applicable
taxes. All other rules governing this program will apply. Current
XPO employees are not eligible for sign-on bonuses.
A $500 -retention bonus will be paid to those eligible participants
who are hired while the program is in effect and attain 6 months of
continuous employment with XPO Logistics in their current qualified
position. Eligible participants who are hired while the program is
in effect and attain 12 months of continuous employment in their
current qualified position will receive another $500 - bonus. The
bonuses are subject to all applicable taxes. All other rules
governing this program will apply. -Current XPO employees are not
eligible for retention bonuses.
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or
other protected status.
All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be
required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.
The above statements are not an exhaustive list of all required
responsibilities, duties and skills for this job
Review XPO's candidate privacy statement - here.
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