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Forklift Operator

Company:  Exemplis
Department:  Operations (OPS)

Tampa, FL, US, 33578

Work Designation:  Onsite

Salary Range: $ 13.96 - $19.53 



Position Summary:

The Warehouse Operator helps team meet warehouse, quality, and service delivery goals. This person is responsible for meeting or exceeding customer expectations through coordination, warehouse processes, organization and quality processes.

Responsibilities and Essential Functions:

  • Works with the team completing work assignments congruent with operations schedules and communicated goals for shift
  • Accurately picks material according to orders using Honey-Well RF scanners, forklifts and pallet jacks
  • Inspects product for defects and identifies root-causes and corrective actions to maintain quality standards
  • Positions and secures completed pieces in correct packaging, recording the process via photos and inspection forms
  • Works with department to ensure all processes, equipment, safety, and housekeeping of the areas, meeting quality standards throughout the shift
  • Performs other related duties as directed by the Warehouse Supervisor or Lead

Qualifications, Skills and Education

Required Qualification:

  • Forklift Experience

  • Detail Oriented

  • Teamwork and communication skills

  • Basic computer skills


Preferred Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • 1+ years of warehouse experience


Working Conditions:

  • Non-temperature controlled environment

  • Work overtime as needed


Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged standing/walking

  • Lifting/pushing/pulling up to 50lbs

Perks and Benefits

We hope that you’re excited by the possibilities that come along with working at Exemplis! With us, TEAM comes first.  We bring integrity, passion, and excellence to work each day.  Being part of our team means living our core values and thriving in an environment of constant innovation and positive change.

In addition to our unique culture, we also offer these fun perks and benefits.

  • Competitive Salary: Our compensation philosophy is to be externally competitive, internally fair, and not win or lose on compensation. Salary ranges are developed with the support of national benchmarks and industry best practices that adjusts to your cost of labor, years of relevant experience, skill set, and education.

  • Health Insurance: We offer a variety of health insurance options (medical, dental, vision, etc.) for all of our team members. Eligible the first month following your start date.

  • 401(k): We match 100% up to 3% and then 50% of the next 2% deferred.

  • Time Off: Taking time off to recharge is a must whether it is for your personal health or vacation; paid time off starts accruing day 1!

  • Observed Holidays: 10 company observed holidays: New Years, Martin Luther King, President’s Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Day.

  • Employee Discounts across all of our product lines.

  • Hit our Numbers Lunch: When we hit out monthly milestones, we all celebrate!

  • Tuition Scholarships: Partnership with UMASS Global for 10%-20% off tuition for you and/or your family.

About Us:

It all started in a small warehouse in California with just three employees, a fax machine and a bell that rang out every time a chair came down the conveyor belt. Over 25 years later, Exemplis continues to lead, innovate and disrupt an array of industries through its growing family of brands — including SitOnIt Seating, Timbuk2, X-Chair, Mavix, Edloe Finch, and Albany Park.
From sustainable manufacturing to outreach programs and more, we strive to make a positive impact on everyone we serve. We make sure our people (and their communities) are at the core of our organization. To make a difference, we must be a champion of diversity, inclusion, service and social justice — above all else. 
Are you ready to be a part of something special? We have headquarters, offices and retail stores across the U.S. (plus a variety of flexible work opportunities). Learn more and apply today.
Exemplis is an Equal Opportunity Employer and our company adheres to the equal employment opportunity guidelines set forth by federal, state, and local laws. Read our full statement on our careers page.

Nearest Major Market: Tampa

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