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Freight, Stock, and Materials Mover (Forklift Operator)

What does a freight, stock, and materials mover (forklift operator) do?

Freight, stock, and materials mover (forklift operator) job responsibilities include unloading materials from incoming vehicles and stacking them to assigned places, as well as locating and moving materials for immediate use on a job site..

What do I need to get a freight, stock, and materials mover (forklift operator) job?

HCC – Students that successfully complete this course satisfy the requirements of, and are certified through OSHA’s 1998 revised Powered Industrial Truck Operator Training Standard. Students must pass a written and practical test.

CC – Forklift Operations will prepare students to operate a forklift. This covers vehicle inspection, safety, stopping and starting, hazardous surfaces, product handling and weight distribution. The instruction will also focus on OSHA safety and operation standards through a combination of classroom presentation, hands-on instruction, and testing.

What is the median salary for a freight, stock, and materials mover (forklift operator)?

  • $27,450

Where can I go from here?

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