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Aerotek Forklift Operator And Material Handler in Newark, New Jersey

Job Title: Forklift Operator and Material Handler

Job Description

Seeking a diligent Forklift Operator and Material Handler to manage the loading and unloading of materials, ensuring smooth operations in a refrigerated environment. The role requires operating both sit-down and stand-up forklifts, specifically Raymond Electric Forklifts, and handling materials weighing up to 100 pounds, though typically not exceeding 50 pounds. Candidates should be prepared to work in conditions of 40 to 50 degrees and are advised to bring jackets or hoodies.

Hard Skills

  • Receiving

  • Unloading/Loading

  • Stacking

  • Operate Sit down/Stand up Forklift

  • Operate Raymond Electric Forklifts

Soft Skills

  • Diligence

  • Responsibility

Job Type

This is a contract position with a duration of 90 Day(s).

Work Site

This is a fully on-site position in Kearny, New Jersey.

Work Environment

Refrigerated setting with temperatures between 40 and 50 degrees

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.