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Forklift Operator

Date: Nov 18, 2021

Location: West Warwick, RI, US, 02893

Company: Worthington Industries, Inc


Join Our Family! Worthington Industries-Amtrol is hiring.


Are you looking for an employer who puts people first and rewards you for a job well done? If so, read on! 


Let’s start with a quick rundown of who we are. Located at 1400 Division Road in West Warwick, we are known locally by our Amtrol brand products.  At Worthington, we value employees who take pride and ownership in their work. It is through their ideas that we continually advance and improve our operations.


We are looking for Forklift Operators on 2nd and 3rd shift. 


Competitive pay based on experience! $18 - 20 / hr. including shift differential. 


Why should you join our team?

  • We offer a $1,500 sign on and retention bonus
  • You get to take advantage of our comprehensive benefits package on Day 1
  • 401k - 3% company contribution with no required employee contribution
  • We are a profit-sharing company; you’ll see your hard work pay off
  • We have an on-site cafeteria with fresh, homemade food daily- it’s great for your lunch break


The forklift operator will handle material handling, stock movement, computer entry, scanning, Kanban, cycle counting, etc.  This role generates the proper paperwork for material receipts and shipments and ensures positive truck flow through the facility, inbound and outbound. This role is also responsible for timely and accurate load build and shipment of customer material to meet delivery specifications and minimize freight costs, accurate inventory, and effective communication with IP, sales and corporate transportation. A successful candidate is a self-motivated multi-tasker that utilizes a strong work ethic to ensure all shipping and receiving quality levels are met. 


  • This person will be required to pick customer orders and check orders to ensure accuracy.
  • Pick / deliver materials to and from appropriate locations.  
  • Will operate a tow motor, power lift, various scales, etc.  
  • Will perform data entry in warehouse computer system. 
  • During various times of the month, overtime is mandatory for this position.

Desired Experience

  • Knowledge of inventory control
  • Working knowledge of PC and Windows operating system 
  • 1-3 years of forklift experience
  • Ability to add, subtract and multiply as required for the position
  • Basic computer skills with Microsoft Office 
  • Familiarity with using a scanning gun



Worthington Industries Inc., and its subsidiaries, is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, disability or veteran’s status.

Nearest Major Market: Providence
Nearest Secondary Market: Rhode Island

Job Segment: Logistics, Warehouse, Equipment Operator, Shipping and Receiving, Forklift, Operations, Manufacturing