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Forklift Operator-Warehouse - Punta Gorda FL - Great Benefits, Up to 10% Bonus Potential

Punta Gorda, FL, US, 33982

Preferred Materials - Concrete



Job ID:  256979


Preferred Materials – Concrete Division, part of CRH South Division, is a leading supplier of ready mix concrete, concrete block, rebar and building materials in the state of Florida, providing the highest product quality and service in the construction industry. With headquarters in Bonita Springs, Florida, and operations in five key Florida markets, Preferred Materials provides municipalities, developers, architects, engineers, contractors, builders and suppliers a wide variety of construction materials and products. Our employees make Preferred Materials a great place to work. We promote a strong safety culture, where employees take responsibility for their own safety.


Position Overview                                                  

Loads and unloads materials from trucks using forklift, Organizes and maintains warehouse and stock yard.  May oil, grease, service and make normal operating adjustments to equipment.  May require occasional lifting of up to 50 pounds.  Job requires the following motions:  climbing, stretching, driving/steering, sitting, twisting, vibration, riding on rough terrain.  Uses hand tools such as wrenches and screwdrivers.  May be exposed to extremes of heat or cold weather.  Overtime work is required. The job duties described herein are not exhaustive and may be supplemented. Fosters teamwork, positive work environment and overall safety of yourself and others.



Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Ability to safely and efficiently operate Forklift
  • Ability to safely utilize a variety of hand and power tools
  • Ability to clearly and efficiently communicate with plant staff and area management when needed.
  • Must be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary.
  • Perform general clean-up and maintenance duties as assigned.
  • Must be able to maintain acceptable attendance in a flexible work schedule.
  • Properly follow & promote all company policies and OSHA regulations for safe working procedures and environment.
  • Must maintain at all times a strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures.
  • May perform other duties including but not limited to operating equipment.
  • Must possess a professional attitude while interacting with peers, contractors and general public.



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty according to Preferred Materials guidelines and standards. 



 Work Requirements

Must pass pre-employment physical, drug screen, criminal background check and driving record review.

What CRH Americas Offers You


  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


Preferred Materials – Concrete Division is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link


Date Posted:  Jan 12, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Fort Myers

Job Segment: HR, Warehouse, Equipment Operator, Compensation, Forklift, Human Resources, Manufacturing