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Forklift Operator

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Job ID 205573 Date posted 05/18/2022 Location : Haslet, Texas

Forklift Operator is an important role to play in the daily operations of our facility. There are a variety of roles and responsibilities within this title. The types of roles available range from product selection, staging/scanning product, and loading product into trailers. In this role you will be responsible for making sure we have accurate order fulfilment and quality product delivered according to customer orders and requirements.

Job Type: Full time
Compensation: $19.50/hr to $20.50/hr plus $1 for shift differential
Shift Available: Night Shift 4pm to 2pm / Sunday to Thursday


  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)
  • Disability Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Cargill retirement plans
  • Employee discounts


  • Performing repetitive and standardized warehouse operations
  • Examples may include but are not limited to: Pulling orders generated from the computer for morning deliveries
  • Operate forklift (stand up reach truck) to put away, rotate, and pull pallets out of the rack
  • Operate pallet jack to load/unload trailers
  • Stacking, scanning, and wrapping cases with stretch film
  • Clean, empty trashcans, general warehouse maintenance
  • Wear Proper Personal Protective Equipment: Hardhat, Steel toe Boots, Freezer suit


  • Cargill requires that employees be a minimum of 18 years old to work in a production facility
  • Right to work in the U.S. that is not based solely on possession of a student visa or a visa sponsored by a third-party employer
  • Ability to work overtime, weekends and holidays with advance notice
  • Ability to perform physical job duties which may include bending, lifting up to 80 lbs, kneeling, climbing, crawling, and twisting safely, with or without a reasonable accommodation
  • Must be able to work in varied indoor and outdoor conditions with the use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), which may include heat, cold, dust, loud noise, etc.
  • Able to operate machinery and/or industrial equipment (Forklift)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or Equivalent
  • Ability to understand and communicate in English (verbal/written)
  • Basic use of a computer
  • Forklift certified 
  • Experience working in a production or plant environment
  • Experience with stand up reach truck

Considered candidates will receive a phone call from a (952) area code. Please note that this position does not include relocation reimbursement.

US Covid-19 Vaccination Update: Cargill highly encourages vaccinations but does not mandate at this time.  Upon hire, you will be asked to provide your vaccination status, and if unvaccinated or if you choose not to disclose, you would be expected to follow Cargill’s safety protocols for unvaccinated employees (i.e., mask mandates, and social distancing).

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet

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