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Shipping and Receiving Stand-Up Forklift Operator

Perishable Shipping Solutions

Perishable Shipping Solutions

Allentown, PA, USA
Posted on Saturday, March 16, 2024

Are you ready to take on a dynamic role that keeps you on your toes? Lineage Allentown is currently seeking a Shipping and Receiving Operator to join our team and play a crucial part in our day to day operations. If you thrive in a fast paced environment, and have prior Stand-Up Forklift Experience, this could the perfect fit for you!


  • Precision Planning: Navigate work orders with ease, determining the precise quantities and types of products to be shipping for each order.
  • Strategic Search: Utilize your expertise to locate requested items within our warehouse, ensuring swift and accurate retrieval for seamless order fulfillment.
  • Quality Assurance: Conduct thorough visual inspections of items, swiftly identifying any damages or flaws and promptly reporting them to supervisor or leads for resolution.
  • Efficient Packing: Employ Radio Frequency (RF) scanning equipment to meticulously pack, seal, and label materials/pallets for shipping, ensuring precise documentation and verification of item counts.
  • Proactive Communication: Alert appropriate leaders of any issues with products or materials awaiting directions to swiftly rectify the problem and maintain workflow momentum.
  • Team Collaboration: Contribute to the cleanliness and organization of the warehouse, fostering a collaborative environment for optimal efficiency and safety.
  • Machinery Mastery: Seamlessly integrate with other machinery and material handling equipment experts, expanding your skill set and contributing to overall operational success.


  • Must be able to identify products through reading, interpreting, and scanning pallet identification numbers.
  • Prior stand-up forklift experience preferred
  • Ability to understand instructions in Country's official language or as defined by Lineage Logistics
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work in temperatures as low as -10 Fahrenheit/-15 Celsius in cold storage sites while wearing company provided personal protective equipment and freezer gear.
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 40 lbs.; weight may be more dependent upon facility
  • Ability to work a flexible work schedule and shift, including weekends if needed
  • Must be comfortable with various noise levels, at times, can be loud

Why Lineage?

This is an excellent position to begin your career path within Lineage! Success in this role enables greater responsibilities and promotions! A career at Lineage starts with learning about our business and how each team member plays a part each and every day to satisfy our customers’ requirements. Beyond that, you’ll help us grow and learn on our journey to be the very best employer in our industry. We’ll ask you for your opinion and ensure we do our part to keep you developing and engaged as we grow our business. Working at Lineage is energizing and enjoyable. We value respect and care about our team members.

Lineage is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and is committed to compliance with all federal, state, and local laws that prohibit workplace discrimination and unlawful harassment and retaliation. Lineage will not discriminate against any applicant on the basis of race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical or mental disability or any other protected status under federal, state and local law.


Lineage provides safe, stable, reliable work environments, medical, dental, and basic life and disability insurance benefits, 401k retirement plan, paid time off, annual bonus eligibility, and a minimum of 7 holidays throughout the calendar year.