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Forklift Line Service (Crew C) Grand Forks FG

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.


The Forklift Operator is responsible for the loading and unloading of carriers (such as truck, rail and containers), forklift driving, and relocation of product, inventory counts, housekeeping and paperwork. In this role, you will be responsible for operating material handling equipment in a safe manner for the purpose of moving, locating, relocating, stacking, and counting merchandise. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure compliance to Environmental Health and Safety policies, procedures and regulations.
  • Using a stand-up forklift with a push/pull attachment, must be able to transfer product from stagged pallet location onto truck or railcar.
  • Using a standup forklift with a push/pull attachment, must be able to transfer product from truck or railcar to a stagged pallet location.
  • Responsible to interact with automated systems to properly call for and return pallets to location. 
  • Responsible for accurately loading truck or railcar with correct product and quantity of product.
  • Responsible for sealing truck or railcar to ensure proper food transportation procedures are met.

Typical Education

High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

Relevant Experience

1+ years related experience and/or training

Other Information

Ability to safely operate a forklift, loading and unloading trucks, and high stacking totes.

Forklift Certification (Internal Certification & Training Provided) 

Job Requisition ID: 9078

Travel Required: None

Location(s): FG Plant - Grand Forks 

Country: United States

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

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