Batch Maker/Forklift Driver

Job Number:



Salem, OR 97302


We have an exciting opportunity! Local building material manufacturer is currently hiring for a Batch Maker. This is a great opportunity to join a local company where you will be able to grow into a rewarding career.

This company manufactures sealants for flooring, roofs, etc. The Batch Maker is responsible for preparing batches, which includes measuring and weighing chemicals, to ensure batches meet required specs. The Batch Maker operates pneumatic pumps, hydraulic equipment and drives forklift.

This is a physically demanding position; the employee is required to lift and/or push and pull up to 100 lbs. The employee will constantly be moving around, walking, and getting off and onto the forklift, all while working in varying temperatures. The employee will also be exposed to varying noise levels, fumes, odors, dust and/or gases. PPE equipment is provided, and is required.

We are looking for someone with a minimum of 1 year forklift experience, as well as previous warehouse experience. Previous experience working with mixing chemicals, and/or creating batches while following a formula, is strongly desired.

  • Forklift Experience - minimum of 1 year
  • Warehouse experience
  • Excellent math skills
  • Able to perform physical duties
  • Able to lift, push and pull up to 100 lbs.
  • Comfortable working with and around large machinery
  • Willing to learn, open to constructive criticism
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to follow writtin instructions, formulas, and other documentation
  • Excellent communication skills

This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking for a company that will invest in their future. If you have forklift experience, are hardworking and looking for a chance to grow into a rewarding career, this is your chance.

What's in it for you:
  • Competitive wages
  • Full benefits, including retirement; 11 paid holidays; generous time-off package (after probationary period)
  • An employer that cares about you and your future

This is a day shift position; starting pay rate is $17-$18, per hour depending on experience.

Job Requirements

Education Required: High School
Experience Required: At Least 1 Year
Last updated on 09/15/2020

Additional Information

Pay Rate:

17.00 - 18.00


temp to hrie
Full+Time Hrs/Week


Are you interested in this position? Please complete our On-Line Application. Please note that your application will remain on file for 90 days for consideration for any of our open positions that match your qualifications.

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Personnel Source, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.