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Forklift Driver

Costco Wholesale

This is a Contract position in Issaquah, WA posted December 6, 2021.


Rewarding careers are built at Costco. We pride ourselves on promoting from within and giving all employees equal opportunities for advancement.

Position Summary

Operates a stand-up electric forklift to move pallets of merchandise and equipment throughout the warehouse. Hand stacks product from partial pallets onto full pallets of product.

Job Duties/Essential Functions

  • Completes daily forklift safety checklist. Uses/acts as spotter to keep people out of the fall-danger zone. Changes out forklift batteries and hooks batteries up to battery charger.
  • Transfers merchandise from the receiving area to the steel shelves and bulk wall for storage, or directly to the sales floor.
  • Moves pallets of merchandise from the steel shelving and the bulk wall to the sales area using stand-up electric forklift based on written list, verbal instruction, and observation of low stock.
  • Stacks product from partial pallets onto full pallets. Rotates stock as necessary.
  • Removes empty pallets from the sales floor using stand-up electric forklift. Stacks empty pallets outside, near receiving area.
  • Communicates with floor managers to set priorities and determine product placement.
  • Wraps pallets in plastic film with a product tag prior to placement on steel shelves.
  • Assists with stocking. Clears sales floor debris. Observes and ensures correct product signage. Marks unmarked product with item number using marking gun.
  • Provides prompt and courteous customer service to members, employees, and suppliers.
  • Ensures proper cleanup of potentially hazardous materials spills.

Ability to operate vehicles, equipment or machinery:

  • Forklift, electric pallet jack, manual pallet jack, battery charger, computer, calculator, shrink wrap, pallets, license labels, box knife, broom, and writing utensils.

Non-Essential Functions

  • Assists in other areas of the department as necessary.
  • Assists in other areas of the company as necessary.


Apart from any religious or disability considerations, open availability is needed to meet the needs of the business. If hired, you will be required to provide proof of authorization to work in the United States.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: From $17.50 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Weekend availability

COVID-19 considerations:
Please ask about our Covid-19 Precautions as we update our protocols regularly.


  • High school or equivalent (Required)


  • Forklift: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: One location