Forklift Operator And Assembler

Tacoma, WA

Posted March 16, 2023

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

Do you have at least 3 months of sit-down forklift experience? Are you looking for a great opportunity to expand your skills through paid training, and work for a company with a positive environment that treats you like family?

This company offers great benefits, paid training, and lots of growth opportunities.

This company imports large industrial equipment and is looking to add a full-time, temp-to-hire team member as Forklift Operator and Assembler.

This company 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, tracks, and bucket installation.

As Forklift Operator and Assembler will be using a sit-down forklift to unload equipment from shipping containers, pressure wash equipment, and test the controls to ensure the equipment is in working order.

Job Duties:

  • Assembly of parts on equipment using hand and air-powered 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. You will be successful in this role if you are a fast learner with a go-getter attitude and love working on a team.


  • Monday-Friday 7:30am-4:00pm

Forklift Driver and Assembly Requirements:

  • 3+ months of 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


  • $20 per hour
  • Weekly pay every Friday


  • Medical, dental, and 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 Operator and Assembler position, please 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.

About Your Recruiter

Alex Palmer

I am a Staffing Specialist for the TERRA Tacoma team. I love being able to create success stories between clients and candidates.

Named Best of Staffing® 11 years running, TERRA specializes in finding the Right Fit™.

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