Telehandlers/Forklifts are purpose-built for material handling and movement, and by attaching different accessories, these versatile machines can adapt to a variety of worksite tasks, including staging initial materials at the start of a job, lifting palletized and suspended loads and jobsite cleanup at the end of a job
Safely load and unload materials and equipment from trailers/trucks
Must be able to understand verbal, hand, and arm signals while operating.
Must possess good communication skills
Must fully comply with all safety standards.
Must be able to operate in tight areas.
Must understand load capacities for equipment used.
Must be able to perform equipment inspections.
Must be able to perform regular equipment maintenance.
Must have a clean driving record.
Must keep equipment clean.
Must comply with all company policies.
Write Job Safety Analyses for all work to be performed.
Must be able to work in all types of environments, including inclement weather
Must be able to get in and out of telehandler several times a shift.
Must be prepared to help with rigging when necessary.
Must perform yard maintenance when required.
Must be prepared to perform other duties... outside of operating equipment when needed.
Minimum 1 year of experience with a telehandler & forklift operator certification a plus.
Diligent, with good hand-eye coordination needed to transport valuable equipment & material.
Competent in pre-operational inspections requirements, operational requirements and shutdown procedures,
Proficient in standard hand signals and general safety knowledge
Must be willing to work outside and perform labor duties when assigned.