Forklift Operator 2/24/2020 Return

Gem State Staffing in Caldwell is currently recruiting and accepting applications for Forklift Operators at a Potato Processing Facility in Caldwell, Idaho.

Job Description:

This position is a Temp-to-Hire assignment with open positions on Day and Night Shift from 6am to 6pm and 6pm to 6am. In addition to operating a forklift, candidates will be performing Warehouse labor type tasks that include but are not limited to stacking and palletizing of 50lb boxes and general clean-up of the facilities. Compensation for this position will be $15.00 – $17.00/hr. DOE


Qualified applicants will need to possess the following skills and background requirements:

  • Ability to stand on feet for 11-12 hours per shift
  • Minimum of two years Forklift experience (Stand-up & Sit-down)
  • Consistently bend and stoop
  • Ability to lift at minimum 50lbs frequently, unassisted
  • Ability to work in sub-zero freezer conditions
  • Adhere to company attendance standards
  • Comply with company safety policies and regulations
  • Flexibility to work overtime, weekends, and potentially holidays
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen

Application Instructions:

If you feel that you meet the above listed requirements, and are interested in applying for this position, please complete our online application at