Forklift Operator | Swing Shift | $22.50 Per Hour

Auburn, WA

Posted September 7, 2023

Full-time, Temporary to Hire, Monday - Thursday 2:30 pm to 1:00am

Are you an experienced Forklift Operator with a year of valuable experience and a sharp eye for detail? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you! Join an esteemed aerospace company specializing in the storage and precision cutting of metal for airplane parts.

In this role, as a Forklift Operator, your expertise in forklift operation, warehouse management, or machine operation will be highly valued. Additionally, your proficiency in data entry will be essential as you assist in inventory management. These full-time positions offer a temporary-to-hire arrangement, providing you with the chance to demonstrate your skills and potentially secure a permanent role within the company.

Upon permanent hire as a Forklift Operator, you'll gain access to a comprehensive benefits package that includes enticing features such as tuition reimbursement and 401K matching. This is an excellent opportunity to work for a company renowned for its supportive work environment and commitment to employee growth.


  • Swing Shift: Monday to Thursday, 4:00 am to 2:30 pm

Pay: $22.50/hour

Forklift Operator Duties:

  • Operate cranes, forklifts, and other material-handling equipment.
  • Complete material receiving activities for shipments.
  • Perform data entry within the inventory management system.
  • Perform cycle counts.
  • Assist in material audits.

Forklift Operator Requirements:

    • 1+ year forklift experience
    • Proficiency in MS Office, particularly Excel and Outlook
    • Inventory management experience
    • Ability to lift 40 pounds.

    Benefits (upon permanent hire by employer):

    • Life insurance
    • Medical, dental, vision insurance
    • 401K with a match
    • Tuition reimbursement

    Benefits offered by TERRA to employees on temp or temp-to-hire assignments:

    • Medical, Dental, Vision
    • Virtual Care
    • Life, Critical illness, Accident, Long and Short-Term Disability Insurance
    • Identity Theft Protection
    • 401(K) Retirement Plan with Employer Match
    • Commuter Benefits
    • Gym Membership Discount
    • 6 Paid Holidays

      Location: Auburn, WA

      If you're interested in this Forklift Operator position, apply now or call 253-353-7700 to connect with our team today!

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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.

      About Your Recruiter

      Katie Overbeck

      I am a Senior Recruiter for the TERRA Tacoma team. My mission is to identify and match talent with career changing opportunities at all levels. At TERRA, we create success stories every day and the most exciting part of my job is giving so many motivated and talented people the opportunity to thrive. I have a keen ability to understand the demands and objectives of employers, and this results in measurable success.

      Named Best of Staffing® 12 years running, TERRA specializes in finding the Right Fit™.

      Our mission is simple: Success Stories Created Daily.

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