Forklift Operator - Day Shift

Job Locations US-SC-Greer
Posted Date 2 months ago(8/23/2021 10:20 AM)
Logistics/Distribution/Transportation Management
Employment Type
Regular-Full time
Travel Requirements
Position Code

Position Description

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Our team is growing!

Ryder is hiring Day Shift Forklift Operators in 

Greer, SC!


The purpose of this position is to accurately transfer product, both physically and logically, into and/or out of warehouse locations, load/unload trailers, move product throughout the facility with powered industrial equipment and perform inventory counts as required.


Extensive growth opportunities at the Greer location and across the country with hundreds of managed sites throughout the US.



About the position:

  • Pay: $15.50/hour
  • Schedule:
    • 7:00 am - 6:30 pm
    • Rotating schedule - 4 days on, 3 days off
  • Requirements:
    • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
    • 6 months of Warehouse experience required (1 year experience preferred)
    • 6 - 12 months of Forklift experience - sit-down experience required, stand-up experience night to have
    • Ability to input data into several WMS Computer Systems
    • Attention to detail
    • Must be able to pass criminal background check and drug test


Apply Now!

Paid Time Off provided for COVID vaccination appointments!



Why Ryder?

  • Major Medical Insurance (United Health Care)
  • Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 80 Hours of Paid Vacation - start earning on Day 1 (prorated for hire date)
  • 8 Paid Holidays per Year
  • 401k Matching
  • Employee Discount Programs
  • Referral Bonus Program



  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Minimum of one year of related warehouse and/or powered industrial lift experience required
  • Ability to read, do basic mathematics, understand and respond to written and verbal instructions in English for the purposes of safety, work instructions, policies, etc.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds unassisted and walk in high traffic areas
  • The ability to input data into various WMS computer systems
  • Work overtime as assigned


  • Read, interpret, and apply Warehouse Management System (WMS) order instructions 
  • Recognize and correct potential process errors before actions adversely affect the customer 
  • Recognize damaged product at any point in the warehousing process and take appropriate action when discovered 
  • Pull orders accurately as assigned 
  • Stage orders according to carrier location and verify: number of pallets picked as well as stage location 
  • Prepare receiving, storage and shipping documentation retaining product accountability throughout the logistical process 
  • Be aware of and follow location and work center Safety and Security policies and procedures
  • Performs housekeeping duties and other duties as assigned 
  • May operate fork-lift equipment or other warehouse machinery

ryder-logoRyder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


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