Established local manufacturer with 80+ years of service has immediate openings for sit down forklift driver at our Springfield, Tennessee manufacturing facility.  This position will operate a sit down forklift to deliver work in process and raw materials to multiple production lines to ensure manufacturing equipment does not shut down for lack of supply.

This position typically works 46 hours per week with additional overtime when required to meet customer demands.   Base schedule:  Monday through Thursday 3:30 pm until 3:30 am, with additional overtime as required to meet customer demands..

Full time benefits include medical, dental, and vision insurance availability first of month after 60 days of service, 80 hours vacation after 1 year of service, paid sick time after 90 days of service, 401k with 100% match, , paid holidays, employer paid short and long term disability, 1 year pay progression top out .

Starting pay $14.00/hour, 90 day rate $14.50/hour, 1 year rate $15.00/hour.

Job Requirements

Applicants must have recent steady work history with material handling experience in fast paced manufacturing environment distributing loose materials to machines using a sit down forklift.  Applicants must pass tape measure test, math test with tape measure fractions, hands on forklift operation test, drug screen and 7 year criminal background check for felonies and misdemeanors.