Forklift Operator- 1st Shift – Saddle Creek Logistics Services – Birmingham, AL

Why Work for Saddle Creek?

Saddle Creek Logistics Services succeeds by promoting a diverse, friendly, and respectful teamwork environment. As a vital service provider, we not only make a difference in our community but offer our associates opportunities to enhance their skills,


meaningful careers and end each day with a sense of accomplishment. If you’re looking for a family-oriented company that lives by its values


offers competitive pay and benefits, join our team today.

A forklift operator drives electric powered industrial truck equipped with lifting devices such as forklift and clamps to pull, lift, stack, tier, or move products by performing the following duties. This position is responsible for providing high quality service to our customers through safe, efficient, damage free, cost effective and accurate storage and handling.

Monday-Friday 7am-3:30pm


Load and unloads trailers and railcars and transports load to designated area.

Check product on inbound / outbound to ensure that items and quantities are correct and that there is no damage.

Use handheld scanners/equipment for warehouse management system compliance.

Assist in cycle counts and physical inventories.

Recharge batteries.

Perform daily maintenance inspections of equipment.

Follow company procedures and policies to complete tasks in a timely manner.

Adhere to company safety policy and guidelines to ensure safe working conditions for self and others.

Work cooperatively with other warehouse associates.

Participate in keeping the facility maintained in a clean, neat and orderly fashion.

Additional duties assigned by supervisor.



A high school diploma or equivalent is preferred.

Minimum of 1 year experience operating a forklift

Minimum of 1 year experience working in a warehouse environment preferred

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Must maintain productivity and accuracy standards.

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form and the ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

May lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.

Able to work in a non-temperature controlled warehouse (meaning the indoor temperature fluctuates through each season)

Complete benefits package: medical/dental/vision/life insurance

401k with company match

Weekly paychecks

16 hours vacation immediately, 2 weeks after 1 year

40 hours personal time after 90 days

Paid holidays

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