Forklift Driver - 1St Shift

XPO Logistics Ankeny , IA 50015

Posted 3 weeks ago

1st Shift, Monday

  • Friday, 7:00am

  • 3:30pm

Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, you won't just be moving material, you'll be building a bright future. As the PIT Operator, you'll have an important role on our team, helping us provide sophisticated supply chain solutions to our customers. XPO was ranked as the #1 North American logistics company according to Transport Topics and we're the fastest-growing company in the Fortune 500. If you're looking for an exciting opportunity with a company that's clearly going places, join us at XPO.

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.

What you'll do on a typical day:

  • Operate powered industrial lift trucks (forklifts) and order pickers to push, pull, lift, stack or move product, equipment and materials

  • Use a handheld scanner with a high degree of accuracy

  • Load and unload trailers as required

  • Adhere to the XPO 7S program and maintain a clean environment at all times

  • Demonstrate a commitment to process excellence

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the company quality policy

  • Work in a hot or cold warehouse environment, with the ability to lift up to 50 lbs. and sit or stand for long periods of time

  • Perform inbound receiving process

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you'll need:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • 1 year of warehouse experience

  • Trained and certified in the safe operation of powered industrial lift trucks

It'd be great if you also have:

  • Availability to work a flexible schedule, with possible overtime when needed

  • Positive attitude and the ability to work well in a team environment

  • Ability to communicate well with leadership and peers

This job requires the ability to:

  • Lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Move materials placed on wheeled carts weighing up to 500 lbs.

  • Lift objects of various shapes, sizes and weights

  • Bend, stoop, squat, twist, push and pull

  • Stand, sit or walkfor long periods of time

  • Usehands and fingers to handle or feel tools or equipment

  • Tolerate hot or cold warehouse environments

Be part of something big.

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oral, Toyota and many others. We're the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we're just getting started.

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.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Nearest Major Market: Des Moines

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Forklift Driver - 1St Shift

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