2nd Shift Stand-Up Reach Truck Operator $21.75/HR

at Ryder System in Elwood, Illinois, United States

Job Description

Position Description

Our team is growing!

Ryder is hiring 2nd Shift Standup Reach Truck Operators in Elwood, IL!

Under the responsibility of the Logistics Supervisor, the Material Handler I performs warehouse functions, which may include loading, picking, packing, shipping, receiving, forklift operation, and, cycle counting.

Majority of work performed on forklifts. Clean facility, completed in 2019. Great customers! Team environment!


About the position:

+ Weekly pay:$21.75/hour (includes $1.75 shift premium)

+ Schedule:Monday-Friday 3:30pm-12am

+ Mandated OT as business requires

+ Requirements:

+ 6 months of previous Crown stand up reach truck experience, required

+ RF Scanner Experience preferred

+ Must be able to lift up to 50lbs, required

+ Must be able to stand majority of the shift

+ Other requirements:Must be able to pass criminal background check and drug test


Why Ryder?

+ Direct Hire-Weekly Pay-Direct Deposit available!

+ Strong Safety culture, including safe and reliable equipment, paid training

+ Stability and growth opportunities

+ Competitive benefits package, vacation & PTO in the first year!

+ Forbes’ 2019 list of the “World’s Best Employers”


+ High school diploma or equivalent preferred

+ One (1) year or more related warehouse and/or powered industrial truck experience preferred

+ Valid Forklift Operator’s License certified

+ Strong verbal and written communication skills

+ Ability to work independently and as a member of a team

+ Ability to be a team player and able to work within a diverse work environment

+ Ability to create and maintain professional relationships within all levels of the organization (peers, work groups, customers, supervisors)Able to work within a diverse work environment

+ Highly thorough and dependable

+ Must be punctual and have a good attendance record

+ Performs work independently with minimal supervision

+ Possesses a high degree of initiative

+ Demonstrates a high level of accuracy, even under pressure

+ Ability to lift and/or push/pull up to 35 lbs

+ Ability to stand for long periods of time

+ Ability to work using health and safety methods

+ Must be available to work on a flexible schedule on the various work shifts

+ Detail oriented with excellent follow-up practices


+ Perform warehouse function, which may include loading, picking, packing, shipping, receiving, forklift operation, and, cycle counting

+ Performing duties within performance measurement guidelines of the contract

+ Responsible for the accurate picking and packing, auditing, tote induction, staging of products and loading and unloading of trucks

+ Responsible of dealing with day to day paperwork in a warehouse environment (i.e. picking sheets, returns, bills of lading, etc.)

+ Provide technical and maintenance support for different aspects related to the automated packing system during the core shift hour of production

+ Performing duties within performance measurement guidelines of the contract

+ Performs other duties as assigned.

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Job Locations US-IL-Elwood

Posted Date 1 month ago (5/5/2023 2:29 PM)

Requisition 2023-139930

Category Logistics/Distribution/Transportation Management

Employment Type Regular-Full time

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 1000879

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Job Posting: JC239784872

Posted On: May 08, 2023

Updated On: Jun 14, 2023

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