AECOM Forklift Operator in Detroit, Michigan

United States of America - Michigan, Detroit

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Forklift Operator to be based in our Detroit, Michigan location.

Purpose and Scope:

Responsible for overall supply operations at work site level including receiving, storage, requisitioning, issue and accountability of all items required in support of work site maintenance effort. Supervised by Site Manager or site Supply Technician.

Essential Responsibilities:

  1. Data input, reads work orders or follows oral instructions to ascertain materials or containers to be moved. .

  2. May be assigned to work alone or in team to maintain warehouse operations including shipping/receiving and processing orders.

  3. Loads and unloads materials onto or from pallets, trays, racks, conveyors, and shelves by hand or through use of MHE.

  4. Conveys materials from storage or work sites to designated areas.

  5. Counts, weighs, and records number of units of materials moved or handled on daily production sheet and monthly inventory as required.

  6. Attaches identifying tags or labels to materials or marks information on cases, bales, or other containers.

  7. Loads truck for Industrial Truck Operator.

  8. Stacks or assembles materials into bundles and bands bundles together.

  9. Lifts objects by hand or with power hoist, and cleans work area, machines, and equipment to assist machine operators.

  10. Will drive light truck as needed and perform all other position-related duties as assigned or requested.

Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED), or equivalent combination of education and experience (at the rate of one year experience for one year of education). Technical or military training may be used in lieu of education

  • A minimum of one year of related general experience and/or training including demonstrated knowledge. Specific experience of one year minimum is required of the type noted in Specific Skills, Knowledge and Abilities.

  • Successful applicants will be required to submit all background security paperwork and have a valid driver's license.

  • Must be computer literate, able to speak, read, write and understand English.

  • Due to the nature of the work, the candidates must be a US citizen.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior Forklift Experience.

  • Microsoft Office Experience.

Additional Information:

  • Position may require the ability to pass and maintain a Security Clearance.

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test and be capable and willing to submit and pass random fitness for duty screening particularly for drugs and alcohol.

  • Relocation benefits are NOT included for this position.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Logistics and Supply Chain

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 202085BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.