Forklift operator

The essential role of the forklift operator involves expert driving of a forklift truck and mastery of the handling of heavy equipment.

Job description

Your job often involves traveling long distances to efficiently move materials and items from one shelf to another. As a materials handling professional, you actively contribute to the efficiency of transport operations by moving loads with precision and ensuring optimal inventory management.

Job characteristics


Forklift driver training


Validation of high school studies

Ideal profile

Physical skills: Good perception of space and accurate assessment of distances and speeds, hand-eye coordination, good physical fitness to lift heavy loads, move around, crouch or climb, ability to work in physically demanding environments (heat, cold, etc.).

Intellectual skills: Basic analytical skills to keep track of inventory and records, motivation to perform tasks independently, compliance with safety instructions, attention to detail in repetitive and physically demanding tasks.

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