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Ryder System Forklift Operator $17.50 - $19.00 in DEKALB, Illinois

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5/13/21 10 am - 4 pm

Fatty’s Pub & Grille

1312 West Lincoln Highway

Dekalb, IL 60115

5/14/21 10 am - 4 pm

Fatty’s Pub & Grille

1312 West Lincoln Highway

Dekalb, IL 60115

If you are not able to make these dates additional dates will be posted soon.

Brand New Ryder Distribution Center! We are looking for Forklift Operators (sit-down, stand-up, reach, turret, slip, epj) to join the 1.2 million sq. ft. facility at 801 E Gurler Rd. DeKalb, IL located directly south of the Dekalb Oasis/ in the corridor of Rt 23 and Gurler Rd. Apply today to hear more about this exciting opportunity! Please join us in this exciting new opportunity!

Fun Fact: This facility is 60 Degrees year round!

At Ryder, our most important competitive advantage is our people. CULTURE-INTEGRITY-FAMILY. As a Ryder employee you will be part of a dynamic team, equipped to succeed. Even in 2021, Ryder continues to move the transportation industry forward. As an innovative outsourced solutions provider, we enable commerce to flow reliably, efficiently, and safely. How? • Top Technology Provider for Food & Beverage Supply Chain • Top Third Party Logistics (3PL) Provider to the Retail Industry • Largest Electric Truck Footprint in the US

Why Ryder? • Strong Safety culture, including safe and reliable equipment, paid training • Stability and growth opportunities • Competitive benefits package, PTO in the first year! • Weekly pay! • Forbes’ 2019 list of the “World’s Best Employers”

PAY RATE: Starting at $17.50


A Shift: 5:15am – 4:45pm Sun-Tues, Wed 5:15am – 11:15am

B Shift: 5:15am – 4:45pm Thurs-Sat, Wed 11:15am – 5:15pm

D Shift: 5:15pm – 4:45am Sun – Tues, Wed 5:15pm to 11:15pm

E Shift: 5:15pm – 4:45am Thurs – Sat, Wed 11:15pm to 5:15am


  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred

  • Minimum of one year of related warehouse and/or powered industrial lift experience required

  • Ability to read, do basic mathematics, understand and respond to written and verbal instructions in English for the purposes of safety, work instructions, policies, etc.

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds unassisted and walk in high traffic areas

  • The ability to input data into various WMS computer systems

  • Work overtime as assigned


  • Read, interpret, and apply Warehouse Management System (WMS) order instructions

  • Recognize and correct potential process errors before actions adversely affect the customer

  • Recognize damaged product at any point in the warehousing process and take appropriate action when discovered

  • Pull orders accurately as assigned

  • Stage orders according to carrier location and verify: number of pallets picked as well as stage location

  • Prepare receiving, storage and shipping documentation retaining product accountability throughout the logistical process

  • Be aware of and follow location and work center Safety and Security policies and procedures

  • Performs housekeeping duties and other duties as assigned

  • May operate fork-lift equipment or other warehouse machinery

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-DEKALB

Posted Date 3 weeks ago (4/21/2021 3:14 PM)

Requisition 2021-97946

Category Logistics/Distribution/Transportation Management

Employment Type Regular-Full time

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 5250