Forklift Operator (req ID 13053)


San Luis Obispo, CA, US


Basalite Building Products, LLC is one of the largest manufacturers of concrete masonry products in the Western United States. Product lines include structural block, interlocking paving stones, engineered wall systems, retaining walls, ornamental and garden products, and a full range of sack goods. We are a proud member of the Pacific Coast Building Products Family of Companies.


Are you looking for a company where you can start to grow your CAREER?  Where you can have a sense of job security and a true opportunity for internal advancement and career development with amazing retirement options?  Air-Vol, Block is the place for you! 


Location: Air-Vol, Block (San Luis Obispo, CA)

Salary: $17-$19/hr. Non-Exempt, DOE


WHAT THIS ROLE LOOKS LIKE: Under the supervision of the Yard/Logistics Supervisor, this position supports the yard, delivery, customer service and assisting in all areas as needed and is responsible for supporting and demonstrating the Core Values of Integrity, Safety, Respect, Customer Focus, Quality, Innovation and Financial Success. Performs other related duties as assigned.




ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • High School education or equivalent.
  • On-the-job training required to perform essential duties and responsibilities.
  • Must be able to read and comprehend simple instructions.
  • Written and oral communication skills required to communicate with customers and peers.
  • Requires basic math skills.
  • Basic Mechanical aptitude and physical dexterity.
  • Ability to operate forklift and any other equipment required to perform duties
  • Basalite Forklift Certification must be obtained.
  • Predictable, and Regular attendance is required and work overtime when needed.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.


  • Frequently required to use hands to finger, handle or feel; Reach with hands and arms; Talk and listen; Stand, walk, and sit.
  • Occasionally climbing or balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching or crawling may be required.
  • Occasionally required to bend at the waist; Lift and/or move up-to 100 pounds.



Basalite Provides GREAT Benefits!


  • Competitive Wages
  • Family Owned/Oriented
  • Holiday Pay
  • 401K and Profit Sharing
  • On-the-Job Training
  • Advancement Opportunities
  • Vacation Pay (Up to 80 hrs. the first year!)
  • Medical, Dental, & VSP Plans available
  • Steady, Year-Round Employment
  • Employee Discounts & more


Selected candidate is subject to a pre-employment drug screen and background check.

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This is a regular, full-time position with competitive compensation and full benefits including medical/dental insurance, disability benefits, life insurance, 401(k), profit sharing retirement plan, and wellness programs. We are an equal opportunity employer and promote a drug free workplace