Forklift Operator

Company Details


Great news! Schillings is currently looking for a Forklift Operator at our Mokena, IL location. This position is full-time with opportunities for advancement.


  • Must demonstrate safe and proper use of equipment at all times
  • Responsible for pulling and accurately building orders for loading onto delivery trucks
  • Build orders according to assigned load tickets using industrial power equipment
  • Manually lift and move product to restock and repack ensuring date code accuracy and proper rotation
  • Work independently and with team members under tight deadlines
  • Follow all company policies and procedures
  • Complete any additional task requested by management


  • Maintain a valid driver’s license
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen
  • Experience in load building in a lumber yard and/or forklift experience
  • Exceptional leadership, customer service, and problem solving skills required
  • Ability to lift over 50lbs
  • Work outside in temperatures ranging from extreme heat to extreme cold
  • Organizational skills, ability to do basic math and read a tape measure
  • Proficient scoring on all candidate testing


  • Competitive pay
  • Never work evenings or Sundays
  • Full package of insurance benefits
  • Paid holidays
  • 401k with profit sharing
  • Vendor-sponsored lunch events (free food!)

Mission: Give our customers what they want, on time and error free

Schillings provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, military status, unfavorable discharge from military status, sex, marital status, disability, order of protection status, age, sexual orientation, pregnancy, or any other characteristics protected by federal, state, or local laws. Schillings is a drug-free workplace.

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