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Ryder System Material Handler- Forklift Operator in BUCKNER, Kentucky

Position Description

Our team is growing!

Ryder is hiring a Material Handlers in Buckner, KY!

The purpose of this position is to accurately transfer product, both physically and logically, into and/or out of warehouse locations, load/unload trailers, move product throughout the facility with powered industrial equipment and perform inventory counts as required.

Hiring Multiple Shifts!

About the position:

  • B-Shift : Monday & Tuesday: 4:00 pm to 2:30 am and Friday & Saturday: 5:30 am to 4:00 pm

  • $18.75/hour ($17.25 base with $1.50 shift differential)

  • C-Shift: Wednesday- Saturday: 4:00 pm to 2:30 am

  • $18.25/hour ($17.25 base with $1.00 shift differential)

  • Requirements:

  • At least 1 yr. of Forklift experience in a warehouse environment

  • Warehouse experience

  • Pallet jack (Manual or electric) experience (not preferred)

  • Lifting up to 49lbs

  • Other requirements: Must be able to pass criminal background check and drug test

Apply Now!

Paid Time Off provided for COVID vaccination appointments!

Call or Text "Buckner" to Mia at (904) 932-0430 for more info!

Why Ryder?

  • Strong Safety culture, including safe and reliable equipment, paid training

  • Stability and growth opportunities

  • Competitive benefits package, vacation & PTO in the first year!

  • Weekly pay, direct deposit is available!

  • Forbes’ 2019 list of the “World’s Best Employers”


  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred

  • Minimum of one year of related warehouse and/or powered industrial lift experience required

  • Ability to read, do basic mathematics, understand and respond to written and verbal instructions in English for the purposes of safety, work instructions, policies, etc.

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds unassisted and walk in high traffic areas

  • The ability to input data into various WMS computer systems

  • Work overtime as assigned


  • Read, interpret, and apply Warehouse Management System (WMS) order instructions

  • Recognize and correct potential process errors before actions adversely affect the customer

  • Recognize damaged product at any point in the warehousing process and take appropriate action when discovered

  • Pull orders accurately as assigned

  • Stage orders according to carrier location and verify: number of pallets picked as well as stage location

  • Prepare receiving, storage and shipping documentation retaining product accountability throughout the logistical process

  • Be aware of and follow location and work center Safety and Security policies and procedures

  • Performs housekeeping duties and other duties as assigned

  • May operate fork-lift equipment or other warehouse machinery

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Job Locations US-KY-BUCKNER

Posted Date 4 weeks ago (11/3/2021 9:38 AM)

Requisition 2021-108717

Category Logistics/Distribution/Transportation Management

Employment Type Regular-Full time

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 5250