Forklift Driver - Assembly

Tacoma, WA

Posted November 17, 2021

Full-time, Temporary to Hire, Monday-Friday, 7:30am-4:00pm

If you have at least 6 months of sit-down forklift experience then this opportunity that offers competitive pay, great benefits, paid training, and lots of opportunities for growth may be perfect for you!

A facility that imports large industrial equipment has full-time, temp-to-hire openings on their team for Forklift Operators and Assemblers.

This facility imports and processes equipment such as tractors, excavators, and forklifts. In this position, you will be responsible for the final assembly of parts such as attaching wheels, ROPS installation, and track and bucket installation. 

You will also be using a sit-down forklift to unload equipment from shipping containers, pressure wash equipment, and test the controls to ensure everything is in working order.

This is a great opportunity for you to expand your skills through paid training, and to work in a positive environment!

Forklift Driver - Assembly Job Duties:

  • Assembly of parts on equipment using hand and pneumatic tools
  • Use forklift to unload equipment
  • General maintenance and pressure washing equipment
  • Cleaning facility grounds
  • Testing controls on equipment

This is a great opportunity for someone who enjoys working outside, wants to learn, and appreciates having variety in their day!


  • Monday-Friday 7:30am-4:00pm

Forklift Driver - Assembly  Requirements:

  • 6+ months sit-down forklift experience
  • Previous experience using hand and power tools
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs
  • Clean driving record
  • Ability to work primarily outdoors


  • $17+ per hour DOE
  • Weekly pay every Friday!


  • Medical, dental, vision plans available
  • Paid sick leave
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid vacation time
  • 401(k) with partial company match

Location: Port of Tacoma, WA - you will need reliable transportation as this location is not bus accessible

If you are interested in this Forklift Driver - General Labor position, please apply now or call 253-353-7700 to speak to someone right away!

TERRA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.

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Clara Krumin

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