Fork Lift Operator

Scelzi Enterprises is looking to hire to hire a Forklift Operator for our Fresno, CA location. The Forklift Operator is responsible for transporting, relocating, stacking, and rotating raw and finished materials. The Operator is accountable for the safe and efficient operation of the vehicle. Forklift Operator will be unloading materials safely to shop areas. Efficiently load and stack materials in the appropriate designated areas. Ensure materials are accurate and free of damage. Move raw materials as well as finished units (service bodies, flatbeds) from one production area to another. Inspect equipment and loads for safe transporting. Conduct daily inspections on forklift machines and report any damages. Replace LP tanks in a safe and efficient manner.


Essential Functions:- Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

1. Move controls to operate an industrial powered trucks for loading and unloading.

2. Watch gauges and other indicators to make sure machine is working properly.

3. Inspect load for accuracy and safely move it around the facility and shop to ensure timely and complete delivery.

4. Identifying objects, actions and recognizing differences or similarities to detect changes in circumstances.

5. Wear common PPE required.

6. Must be accurate in performing job.

7. Must be able to meet production demands.

8. Must be able to work independently as well as in a team.



  1. Knowledge in selecting correct wires and tools.
  2. Active learning and listening.
  3. Critical Thinking.
  4. Monitoring.
  5. Equipment Maintenance.
  6. Operation Monitoring.
  7. Mathematics.
  8. Communication skills.


Work Environment:

This job requires working in an open material-moving equipment. Includes exposure to sounds and noise level that are distracting or uncomfortable. Requires working in a very hot (above 90 degrees F) or very cold (below 32 degrees F) temperatures. Requires working in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions. Requires working outdoors, exposed to all weather conditions. Requires working indoors in non-controlled environmental conditions. Job tasks are performed in close physical proximity to other people.


Physical Demands:

Must be able to lift 50lbs periodically. Requires sitting, bending, twisting, walking, repetitive movement, and standing, using hands to handle, control, or feel objects, tools or controls. Requires exposure to hazardous equipment.


Required Education and Experience

1. Valid driver's license

2. 2+ years of work experience


Preferred Education and Experience

1. Certified in forklift operation


Additional Eligibility Qualifications

1. Must pass written and driving test

2. Must pass basic Math test

3. Must pass pre-placement Drug Test and Physical



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More information about this position:

 Position   Fork Lift Operator
 Position Number  31802
 City  Fresno
 State  California
 Dept  Operations
 Experience  2+ years of work experience
 Wage  Hourly
 Position Status
 Full Time

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Since we began building truck bodies in 1979, Scelzi Enterprises has focused on unique styling, American ingenuity and craftsmanship, and an unwavering commitment to Quality. We use the best materials, best equipment, and a great team of truck building professionals to make products that are as durable and tough as they are attractive. Compare our products side by side with any other truck body and you will see the Scelzi difference.

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