Equity Lifestyle Properties

Forklift Driver

2 months agoPalm Harbor, FL

With a culture of recognition and reputation for excellence, ELS is the ideal organization in which to develop a long and successful career!

ELS is hiring for the position of Forklift Driver in Dunedin, Florida.

What you'll do:

The Forklift Driver operates and manages large capacity Marine Forklifts. This position requires transfer customer boats to and from the storage facility while maintaining the highest possible safety standards.

Job Duties:

  • Safely maneuver the forklifts handling large center consoles up to 50'
  • Identify and report damages, shortages and quality deficiencies as necessary
  • Inspect machinery, perform regular maintenance (e.g., recharging batteries and lubricating equipment) and determine repair needs
  • Keep updated records of activity logs
  • Comply with company policies and legal guidelines
  • Ensure a safe, efficient and injury-free working environment


Experience & skills you need:
  • High school diploma, or the equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Minimum 2 years previous experience driving a Marine Forklift
  • Valid driver's license
  • Current certification to operate forklifts in accordance with OSHA standards
  • Strong knowledge of industrial equipment and attention to detail
  • Excellent physical condition and the ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and perform tasks that require good hand-eye-foot coordination and sense of balance
  • Ability to assess and judge weights, distances and heights
  • Ability to work in various temperatures according to seasonal weather variations


In return for your excellent skills and abilities, we offer a comprehensive benefits package including: medical, dental, and vision plans, a generous 401(k) employer match, and paid vacations, holidays, and sick time.

We invite you to visit our web site at www.equitylifestyleproperties.com for additional information regarding our exceptional resort communities.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we welcome and thank all applicants.

Job ID: ELP-R21948