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Forklift Operator [#351]

Gem State Staffing in Caldwell is currently recruiting and accepting applications for a Forklift Operator at an Onion Packaging Company in Parma, Idaho.


This position is a long-term temporary assignment with a workweek consisting of Monday thru Saturday from 8 am to approximately 7 pm. In addition to operating, forklift candidates will be performing general labor-type tasks that include but are not limited to stacking and palletizing of 50lb bags, and general clean-up of the facilities. Compensation for this position will be $15.00/hr.

Qualified applicants will need to possess the following skills and background requirements:

  • Ability to stand on feet for 10-11 hours a day
  • Minimum of two years Forklift experience
  • Consistently bend and stoop
  • Ability to lift at minimum 50lbs frequently, unassisted
  • Ability to potentially work in outside weather conditions
  • Adhere to company attendance standards
  • Comply with company safety policies and regulations
  • Flexibility to work overtime, weekends, and potentially holidays
  • Must pass a pre-employment drug screen

$15.00/hr starting pay rate

Apply in person any time during normal biz hours, no appointment needed.

We’re located at 304 Cleveland Blvd in Caldwell.

Feel free to call ahead if you have questions. 208.455.3504