Kelly Services Forklift Driver / Materials Handler in Athens, Georgia
Kelly Services is currently seeking four Forklift Drivers for a manufacturing plant in Athens, GA. The projected start date is July 9th, but may be later depending on the length of the screening process.
1st Shift: Monday -- Thursday (5:00am -- 3:30 pm)
In addition to your scheduled hours, you may be required to stay past your scheduled end time up to two hours without notice and must be available to do so. You may also be required to work Friday and sometimes Saturday with less than a day's notice and must be available to do so.
Driving a sit-down fork lift and sometimes a stand-up forklift
Sorting, storing, sorting, and other general handling of parts needed for manufacturing
At least 6 months of sit-down forklift experience (skills will be tested)
Able to lift 35 or more pounds continuously for a full 10 - 12 hour shift
Able to stand on your feet continuously for a full 10 - 12 hour shift
Excellent Attendance. Good attendance is an essential function of the job.
High School Diploma or GED
Willing to submit to and pass a Background Screening and Drug Test within 48 hours of applying
Submit to and pass a medical physical that will be performed by our customer-s doctor
Able to pass the customer-s Forklift Certification Test (Includes both written and field testing)
Preferred Qualifications, but not required
At least one year of forklift experience
At least one year of materials handling experience
Forklift Certification (Not Required, the customer will conduct their own certification test before you start)
One Year Temporary Assignment with opportunity to become a permanent full time employee
Off on Holidays
New Year's Day
Martin Luther King Day
Week of July 4th
Week of Thanksgiving
Week of Christmas
Off the first week of October
Kelly-Sponsored Affordable Care Act Health Coverage available to eligible employees
Service Bonus Plan
Holiday Pay Plan
Weekly Electronic Pay
How to Apply
Submit your application and resume using this posting through the Kelly Career Network
Emailing your resume to email@example.com with the subject line of Assembly Worker
Visiting the Kelly Services Office during open application hours (we do not accept applications outside these hours)
Monday, Tuesday, and Friday 10am - 1pm.
If you apply online through the Kelly Career Network or choose to email your resume, the second part of the application will be emailed to you if you are selected to proceed with the process. Please check your email for this.
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