Forklift Operator | $20/hr | Pick Your Shift

Kent, WA

Posted September 8, 2022

Full-time, Temporary to Hire, Monday - Friday

Full time, temp to hire Forklift Operator opportunity that offers competitive pay, ongoing training, and great benefits. 

A local company that sources and distributes automotive and shop tools worldwide, has openings for multiple Forklift Operators on Day and Swing Shift teams.  

You will receive fantastic detailed training and you'll have an opportunity to learn to how to use other forklift equipment. 

Forklift Operator Job Responsibilities:

  • Safely operate a reach truck and cherry picker – (company training available)
  • Safely operate a sit-down forklift
  • Pick product and stage shipments
  • Maintain a clean and organized warehouse
  • Partner with other warehouse associates in general duties

You will be successful in this role if you thrive in an active, team environment, and are comfortable with heights.


  • Day: M-F - 6am to 2:30pm  
  • Swing: M-TH 2:30pm - 12am/FRI 2:30pm - 6:30pm (off early on Fridays!)

Forklift Operator Requirements:

  • Six months of experience using a sit-down or stand-up forklift 
  • Willing and able to train on Cherry Picker and Reach Truck
  • Comfortable with heights up to 35 feet 
  • Able and willing to lift up to 50lbs. on occasion
  • Teamwork oriented 

Pay: $19.50 per hour, get paid weekly. 

Benefits: (upon permanent hire)

  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Paid holidays, paid time off
  • Ability to learn new skills in the warehouse
  •  Employee discounts (50% off)! 

Location: Kent, WA. (free parking and bus accessible for some) 

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

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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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