Kelly Services Forklift Operator-Knoxville in Knoxville, Tennessee

Job Description

Kelly Services has an immediate opening for a Forklift Operator in Knoxville. Interviews are being held this week. Call us today to schedule yours at 865-691-5552.

Pay-$13 an hour

Hours: 8:00am to 5:00pm

As a Forklift Operator, you will safely operate industrial material handling equipment in a manufacturing setting.


Safely unload/load and transfer pallets within a manufacturing and or warehouse

Transport materials between loading, processing and storage areas

Move levers and controls that operate lifting devices, such as forklifts and hoists, to load, unload, transport and stack material

Manually or mechanically load and unload materials from pallets, skids and boxes and secure materials or products for transport to designated areas

Maintain system transactions and paperwork that validate the processing and disposition of material though the company-s warehouse management system

Complete records, logs, manifests, time sheets and other pertinent documentation to support the job-s function


High School Diploma or GED required

At least 1 year of solid forklift experience

Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills

Proven experience safely operating industrial material handling equipment including forklifts, tuggers, man-ups, hand trucks, pallet jacks, material movement carts, lifts, ladders, etc.

Knowledge of production processes, quality control and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods

Ability to lift up to 50 pounds


Kelly-sponsored Affordable Care Act health care coverage available for eligible employees

Group medical, prescription, vision, dental, life, and short-term disability insurance options that are available for purchase and the coverage is portable*

Service bonus plan

Holiday pay plan

Weekly electronic pay options

Free online training campus available

Exclusive online employee community

Employee assistance program (EAP) available at no cost

Corporate discounts

Transportation spending accounts

*Offered and administered by Leslie & Associates. These plans are not sponsored by Kelly Services.

An Equal Opportunity Employer © 2015 Kelly Services, Inc.

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100 ™ companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to access

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with Kelly.

AboutKelly Services ®

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people

around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of

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Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,

Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

is The Law.