Army & Air Force Exchange Service FORKLIFT OPERATOR in Germersheim, Germany

Job Description

UNDER DESIGNATED SUPERVISION, OPERATES FORKLIFT, TOW TRUCK, TRAILER, PICKER-TYPE VEHICLE, HIGH-DRIVE STRADDLE VEHICLE AND/OR SIMILAR MOTORIZED MATERIALS HANDLING EQUIPMENT (MHE), IN THE MOVING AND/OR STACKING OF BULK OR PALLETIZED RETAIL MERCHANDISE, SUPPLIES AND/OR EQUIPMENT. EQUIPMENT OPERATED IS CAPABLE OF LIFTING LOADS OF LESS THAN 10,000 LBS. AS HIGH AS 168".

  1. OPERATES A FORKLIFT, TOW TRUCK, TRAILER, PICKER-TYPE VEHICLE, HIGH-DRIVE STRADDLE VEHICLE AND/OR SIMILAR MOTORIZED MHE TO MOVE BULK OR PALLETIZED MATERIAL FROM ONE LOCATION TO ANOTHER FOR PROPER STACKING WITHIN A STORAGE AREA, FOR LOADING/UNLOADING MERCHANDISE AND FOR SAFETY, SECURITY AND FIRE PREVENTION REASONS. PREPARES LOCATION TAGS FOR STOCK PLACED IN RESERVE AND NEW PRIME LOCATIONS, AND ADVISES CONCERNED EMPLOYEE WHEN LAST TIME IN PRIMER OR RESERVE LOCATIONS IS PULLED.

  2. PERFORMS PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE ON ASSIGNED MHE.

  3. PERFORMS THE WORK OF A WAREHOUSE WORK AS REQUIRED BY WORK LOAD.

  4. MAY BE REQUIRED TO OPERATE A MOTOR VEHICLE OF UP TO 10,000 LBS. GVW, TO MAKE LOCAL DELIVERIES OF MERCHANDISE.

  5. INSURES COMPLIANCE WITH FIRE, SAFETY, SANITATION AND SECURITY REGULATIONS. INITIATES WORK ORDERS FOR REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE.

  6. INSURES THE SECURITY OF CASH, FIXED ASSETS AND INVENTORY.

  7. PERFORMS OTHER RELATED DUTIES AS ASSIGNED.

Job Qualifications

EDUCATION: HIGH SCHOOL OR EQUIVALENT. CREDITABLE JOB RELATED EXPERIENCE MAY BE SUBSTITUTED FOR THE EDUCATION REQUIREMENT ON A 9 MONTHS FOR 9 MONTHS BASIS.

EXPERIENCE: SIX MONTHS PROGRESSIVELY RESPONSIBLE GENERAL EXPERIENCE. A MINIMUM OF SIX MONTHS SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE IN GENERAL WAREHOUSE OR OPERATING MATERIALS HANDLING EQUIPMENT. POSSESSION OF VALID OPERATOR'S LICENSE FOR MATERIALS HANDLING EQUIPMENT WHERE REQUIRED BY BASE/POST REGULATION.

If a sufficient number of qualified candidates do not apply, the minimum qualifications may be lowered without reposting.

Vacancy Number: H-026847-2016

Job Title: FORKLIFT OPERATOR

Exchange Location: Germany - - Germersheim

Facility Name: WHSE 7977

Employment Category: Regular Part Time

Career Area: Logistics

Job Grade: 5

Supervisor: No

Salary Minimum: $11.32

Salary Maximum: $13.18

Number of Positions Remaining: 6

Removal Date: 08-Dec-2016