Forklift Operator in Kandahar at DynCorp International LLC

Date Posted: 2/14/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Kandahar
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/14/2018
  • Job ID:
    1704924

Job Description

Job Summary
 
The Forklift Operator is responsible for safe and effective operation of a Skytrak 10042 Forklift, a JLG 2505 Forklift, a CAT EP20CN Forklift or equivalent model.
 
Principal Accountabilities
(Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by assignment or contract)
  • Responsible for vertical movement for logistic operations to/from trucks and trailers and proper store
  • Clean, maintain and secure all equipment as directed by policies and procedures
  • Close interaction with the military for the movement of materials, supplies, equipment and setting
  • Operate heavy equipment in a safe and effective manner in order to minimize the risk of injury, property damage or loss of life
  • Perform daily safety and maintenance checks
  • Clean equipment as scheduled and/or required
  • Ensure equipment is safely and securely stored
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Knowledge & Skills
  • Driver’s license required
  • Knowledge of equipment safety, equipment maintenance and storage
  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work with limited supervision
  • Level four (4) English.

Experience & Education
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum three (3) years of experience as a forklift operator

Physical Requirements/Working Environment
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs., bend, stoop and have ability to work around equipment, materials, supplies and other items required for movement
  • Ability to work extended hours seven days a week for long periods of time
  • Living and working conditions at the assignment location could be remote and uncomfortable.
  • Long hours, exposure to weather and hazardous conditions.
  • Personnel should be aware of moving on short notice and under adverse conditions.

Travel
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally