Forklift Operator at Sameer Agriculture and Livestock (K) Limited

On Tuesday, May 12th, 2015
Sameer Agriculture and Livestock (K) Limited is a leading Dairy Companies in the region re-know for its world class Daima brands products among others. 
We urgently wish to recruit dynamic and result driven Forklift operator for our warehouse operations.

Location: Industrial Area, Nairobi
Nature of Job:  In this job you’ll need good physical coordination. You’ll also need to be able to follow written instructions and keep records.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities will include ,

  • Positioning forks, lifting platform or other lifting device under, over, or around loaded pallets, skids, boxes, products, or materials.
  • Unloads and stacks material by raising and lowering lifting device.
  • Loads or unloads materials onto or off of pallets skids or lifting device.
  • Recharges forklift batteries, as required.
  • Inspect product load for accuracy and safely move it around the warehouse or facility to ensure timely and complete delivery.
  • Perform variety of routine tasks to assist in production activities.
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory, company policies and procedures especially on safety.
  • Loading and offloading goods from vehicles such as trucks and trailers
  • Load and offload goods delivered, and move them to and from storage areas
  • Moving goods packed in crates and pallets around the storage facility
  • Stacking goods in the correct storage areas, following stock control instructions
  • Checking loads are secure
  • Performing daily equipment checks, for example recharging the forklift’s  battery, fueling and maintenance
  • Helping to load and unload trucks by hand where necessary
  • General housekeeping and maintenance of equipment.
Other requirements for the job
  • Clean and valid Driving License (stamped forklift)
  • 3 years driving experience in Class C & E
  • Previous experience in forklift operation and basic motor vehicle Mechanics would be an added advantage
  • Experience in operating Forklifts from 3 ton to 11 ton for more than 3 years
  • Possession of Government Occupational Trade Test will be of an added advantage
  • Certificate of good conduct
  • Operators license from ministry of labor will be of an added advantage.
  • 3 years driving experience in Class C & E
  • Good command of English and Kiswahili language
  • Minimum age of 25 years
  • Ability to trouble shoot common forklift problems
  • Certified/knowledge of driving a forklift and aware of Forklift safety standards
  • Knowledge of spare parts
  • Reference from previous employers
  • Must be willing to work in shifts and occasionally long hours.
If qualified, kindly send your CV to [email protected] by 16th May, 2015 clearly indicating ‘Forklift Operator’ on the subject line.

Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.
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