Smith & Loveless, Inc. is known globally for engineering and manufacturing of water and wastewater pumping and treatment systems. We match engineering expertise with product ingenuity to produce a quality American product. We are a Lenexa, KS-based company with over 70 successful years, serving the Industrial, Municipal, and International marketplace.
We need an experienced forklift operator to help move product, parts, and raw materials (steel) in our factory/warehouse, Monday - Friday from 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM.
The primary function of this position will be to operate material handling equipment to move, load and unload materials as necessary using forklifts, cranes, tractor/trailers, trucks, etc. and manually move materials and finished products to storage, production, and loadout.
Previous warehouse experience required.
Previous forklift experience and certification required.
Ability to read work orders, pull material and count inventory.
Demonstrated good work attendance.
Must be able to work diligently and maintain urgency to complete tasks timely.
Good attention to detail and ability to follow instructions.
Must be able to read and use a tape measure.
Must be able to wear PPE (Eyeglasses, earplugs, and steel toe shoes)
Must complete a satisfactory physical exam, alcohol screen, and drug screen.
Must be able to pass a background check.
Must be able to push, pull, and carry materials 50-100 lbs and constant standing
Must be able to work a flexible schedule that may include working outside the typical schedule of Mon.-Fri., and overtime.
We are a union shop. This position pays $17.81 per hour.
We are proud to offer our employees:
Life & AD&D Insurance
A Great Place for Your Career
Be a part of the Smith & Loveless team, which develops smarter and more efficient ways to solve the world's environmental challenges. Based in metropolitan Kansas City, with offices and affiliates in suburban Denver, Los Angeles, Atlanta, London, and Auckland, we design, engineer, manufacture, install, and service industry-leading solutions for the transfer, purification, and conservation of our world s most precious resource, water.
As an industry leader in water treatment and pumping system solutions, Smith & Loveless offers challenging careers across various business and technical functions in diversified regional, national and international markets. Our careers provide opportunities for all kinds of people, from those in the beginning stages of their career all the way to experienced professionals.
With a diverse product line of solutions and equipment installed in more than 75 nations globally, Smith & Loveless employees enjoy our strong company reputation, innovative brands and a proud legacy of success of making the world a better place.
Our world headquarters are located in Lenexa, Kansas, a convenient drive from anywhere in the Kansas City area.
We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.
Please attach a resume to apply for this position.
Thank you for your time!
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