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Distribution Attendant- Forklift Operator Job

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We Light the Way!


Acuity Brands (NYSE: AYI) is transforming the lighting industry. We take pride in our 12,000 employees, and they take pride in working with the best in the industry.  Join a team committed to lighting the way to a more brilliant, connected, and productive world.  Individually we are talented, but together we are unstoppable.  

Hours and Pay

We have Mid Shift open 9:30am-6pm $19.54 per hour

We have Night Shift open 8am-4:30am on 2 week rotation and 8pm-6:30am on 2 week rotation $20.54 per hour

How you will contribute:

Operates forklift machinery to lift, load, or move material as directed. Must show a complete knowledge of the following procedures and can perform each at a level of speed and accuracy as determined by management: LTL Picking, Truckload Picking, Receiving, Pick and Pack, UPS and Salvage. Each employee will also be evaluated on the following criteria and must perform satisfactorily as determined by management: Attitude, Attendance, Work Ethic, Housekeeping, Productivity, Shipping Accuracy, and Safety.  Safety: Required to perform a preop safety inspection. Experience and Education: Performs work under direct and indirect supervision. Handles basic issues and problems and refers more complex issues to higher-level staff.

Qualified Applicants will have:

requires a high school diploma, basic math, and computer skills as well as successfully completing all forklift safety and drive requirements.  Also required is a minimum of 1 year of verifiable warehouse experience. Reports to: Shift supervisors and/or warehouse manager. Competencies: Vision. Persistence. Judgement. Clean driving record. Manual dexterity.

Physical Requirements

  • Medium work


We invite you to apply today to join us as We Light the Way to a Brilliant, Productive, and Connected World!


Please utilize the internal career site to apply if you are a current employee at Acuity Brands. 


We value diversity and are an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regards to race, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, ethnicity or national origin, disability, pregnancy, religion, covered veteran status, protected genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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Accommodation for Applicants with Disabilities:  As an equal opportunity employer, Acuity Brands is committed to providing reasonable accommodations in its application process for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. If you have difficulty using our online system due to a disability and need an accommodation, you may contact us at (770) 922-9000.  Please clearly indicate what type of accommodation you are requesting and for what requisition. 


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Req ID:  2818

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

Job Segment: Distribution, Warehouse, Equipment Operator, Operations, Manufacturing, Night

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