Forklift/Power Industrial Truck Operator

Department: Warehouse
Reports To: Warehouse Manager
Location: South Kansas City, MO

The pay range is up to $19.50/hr, 2nd shift carries $2.50/hr. shift differential. Overtime is available!

Shift Hours – Monday through Friday
1st Shift (7:00 am to 3:30 pm)

2nd Shift (3:00 pm to 11:30 pm)

Position Overview

  • The PIT Operator is responsible for operating equipment to move, locate, relocate, stack and count products.  The Operator is accountable for the safe and efficient operation of the vehicle.
  • Safety and efficiently to operate manual handling equipment such as Reach Truck, Order Picker, and Sit Down. 
  • Keep preferred locations for product stocked in order to cover all product allocations.  Pull parts for manufacturing departments as needed.
  • Accurately document inventory movements through use of scanners and/or in written form.
  • Consolidate pallets to efficiently use space in overstock locations and Put pallets in correct size bin locations to efficiently use warehouse space.


  • Excellent communication skills, skill in organization and attention to detail, and basic math skills.
  • Familiarity with RF scanners, and proficiency in computer systems and technology.
  • Must be able to engage in bending, stooping, squatting, pushing, and pulling of parts and containers.
  • Must be able to walk/stand for extended periods of time, must be able to lift up to 70 lbs.
  • Must be able to work at extended heights.

To Apply

Please submit all resumes with experience and qualifications to No phone calls or recruiters please.

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.