Lift Operator Job Description

Lift Operator Job Description

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Lift operator provides basic and some advanced support by handling a wide variety of administrative functions within a functional area.

Lift Operator Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective lift operator job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included lift operator job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Collecting litter and trash after a major thaw thus enhancing the appearance of the entire Resort
Works extensively with the Ski Patrol / Ski School / Grooming
May be called on to scan tickets if required
Responsible for duties as assigned by the team leads, supervisors and manager
Maintaining lift area and surrounding areas in a neat and clean condition including lift lines
Ensuring that lift ticket checks are performed on assigned lift
Checking tickets and passes politely
Looking for counterfeit tickets or passes
Providing an orderly, pleasant, and clean environment which provides for easy loading and unloading
Testing all command switches, (starts, stops, slows, fasts) before operation to the public

Lift Operator Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Lift Operator

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: HAZWOPER

Education for Lift Operator

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the lift operator job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as High School and Associate Degree in General Education, Education, Management, Communication, Computer, High School Education, Health Administration, Business, Technical, Math

Skills for Lift Operator

Desired skills for lift operator include:

Applicable Bakco functions and RF systems
Lifting capacity of each forklift that he/she is certified to operate
BOL’s and receiving processes
By acting as a guest services representative
Beaver Creek and surrounding area - Preferred
Emergency plans
Those lifts and work area
Basic math and inventory techniques

Desired experience for lift operator includes:

Strong guest service skills – Preferred
Experience operating various yard equipment is a plus
Experience operating a street weeper, skid steer, tractor, and bush hog is a plus
Ability to ski or ride at an Intermediate or above level
Basic computer skills (inventory/production reporting software experience preferred.)
Must be able to communicate in English-Read, write, understand

Lift Operator Examples


Lift Operator Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for a lift operator. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for lift operator
  • Works closely with ski patrol, lift maintenance, and lift electric to assist and resolve any problems that may arise on the mountain
  • Rotates all products located in the coolers daily
  • Keeps the coolers free of empty pallets at all times
  • Keeps the floors stocked with product at all times and in a timely manner
  • Keep pallets free of tape, wrap and wires
  • Adheres to all safety rules
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Manager, Day Warehouse or designee
  • Responsible for daily inspection, and safe operation of lift or tow truck
  • Insure all merchandise it stored and handled correctly and safely
  • Maintain productivity standards for work performed on a daily basis
Qualifications for lift operator
  • Must be professional, energetic and dependable
  • Must be able to reason and react with quick and thoughtful judgment while remaining calm under pressure
  • Must be confident in a team atmosphere
  • Ability to perform very basic math skills including adding
  • Works in warm/cold climates
  • Works in high places

Lift Operator Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a lift operator. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for lift operator
  • Reports any inventory exceptions regarding merchandise that is the wrong location or not in it’s assigned location
  • Moves merchandise between the staging area, floats, and warehouse racks as needed
  • Makes sure that all merchandise is tagged correctly
  • Must observe all safety policies and regulations
  • Will stack, package, band, shrink wrap, and label product(s)
  • Will use a stand-up or sit down forklift to perform job functions
  • Loads and unloads trucks and rail cars
  • Moves material and other products from storage to work areas and vice versa are required
  • Completes pre-shift/startup equipment checklist and reports any problems or concerns
  • Maintains yard organized and clean
Qualifications for lift operator
  • Must be able to provide proof of eligiblity to work in the U.S
  • Previous experience picking, put aways, and replenishment's
  • Previous experience with high racking
  • Put away of received products into deep bay or general storage
  • Replenishment of product to the pick module area
  • Change forklift batteries as needed

Lift Operator Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of lift operator. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for lift operator
  • Strict adherence to the Marietta 5S policy
  • Safe operation of various forklift truck and related equipment to move pressurized tanks, totes, drums, and pallets
  • May require taking samples of chemicals according to established procedures
  • May include safe operation of turret lift equipment for moving tanks, drums, totes, and pallets into and/or from racks having heights exceeding 20 feet
  • May include training of other employees
  • May include participation in root cause investigations if unplanned events or failures occur
  • Positive participation on the Contract Operations and Site Logistics team including accepting responsibility, being accountable, contributing to the development of self and others, and unwavering commitment to the team objectives of safety and production
  • Will stack, package, band, shrink wrap, and label product
  • Will be required to perform other job assignments as assigned
  • Responsible for daily inspection and safe operation of the lift
Qualifications for lift operator
  • Experience working in a summer alpine environment - preferred
  • Must have at least 1 year experience within the last 2 years as a certified forklift operator on a sit down and/or stand up forklifts
  • Prior work history must be verifiable
  • Follow instructions to complete production process and thoroughly understands all processes
  • Stages, prepares, lifts, and loads materials and other components required for the production process
  • Working on the production line packing jugs

Lift Operator Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for a lift operator. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for lift operator
  • Responsible for daily inspection, and safe operation of lift
  • May prepare furniture for home delivery
  • Perform duties such as groom ramps, clear chairs, operate lifts and check tickets
  • Maintains certain standards, , clean chairs, snow covered ramps, smooth operation of the lift
  • Lift personnel must be alert and in good physical condition
  • Required to shovel and rake snow on a regular basis
  • Works independently to check email and communicates with supervisors at the beginning of each shift for the daily assignment
  • Comply with all safety regulations established by company
  • Ability to meet productivity requirements based on pre-set warehouse standards
  • That you have and maintained a Stock, Picker, Lift Truck Certification
Qualifications for lift operator
  • Must be able to continually stand throughout the duration of the scheduled shift
  • Must wear harness and lanyard
  • Must be able to safely operate electric stock picker
  • Must be a certified lift operator
  • Must wear company provided uniforms and steel toe shoes
  • Ability to read English and perform basic math functions

Lift Operator Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of lift operator. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for lift operator
  • Prepare material properly for shipment and entire load for proper shipping
  • Attend and complete forklift operator training & certification as requested
  • Performing other duties as assigned by direct supervisor or department manager
  • Mobile equipment position is a fast paced job that requires quick reactions and awareness of surroundings
  • Following all safety regulations
  • Lifting up to 50lbs safely on a regular basis
  • Processes daily replenishments and customer orders using an RF scanner or manually
  • Places picked orders in bags or boxes depending on size, scans items to take them out of inventory and moves orders to the delivery area so they can be sorted by store and shipped
  • Processes and moves products out of overstock area into the primary stock area while ensuring the inventory movement is made in the system
  • Fills boxes with items requested by the store
Qualifications for lift operator
  • Meet all requirements of the pre-employment Fitness for Duty assessment
  • 2 years fork lift experience required
  • Must have two years or more of continuous full-time, fork lift work experience with a single employer, in a warehouse environment
  • Must be able to provide proof of high school diploma or GED
  • Able to work shifts including nights, weekends and holidays as part of a 12-hour rotating shift schedule
  • All job offers are contingent on successfully passing an aptitude test(s), pre-employment physical, drug screen, and background check

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