Warehouse Worker - Forklift Operator

Company Overview

Elk Grove Milling, located in Sacramento County, south of Elk Grove, has been in business for over thirty years and is involved in the manufacture and sale of high quality equine and livestock feeds. We are currently hiring for our Warehouse department (shipping and receiving, loading and unloading trucks). The starting wage for our entry-level position is 14.00 an hour. Benefits include health insurance, dental coverage, paid vacation, paid holidays, and sick leave. Forklift experience is a plus, but we provide training to our employeesThis is a full-time job.

Everyday Job Duties:

Please note: Working in the mill and warehouse environments includes exposure to dust, dirt, and noise. Proper safety equipment is provided.

  • Maintain equipment and contribute to clean production and warehouse areas
  • Maintaining operations of machinery
  • Operate forklift, and possibly loader, tractor, skid-steer loader, yard truck
  • Conscientious of safety practices and operational procedures within a warehouse
  • Inspect quality of product after production
  • Read instruction documents and write notes recording activities
  • Read and follow the Standard Operating Procedures
  • Promote teamwork and effective production throughout each shift
  • Consistently be on site and ready to start on time
  • Maintain professional work standards
  • Report to a supervisor or manager

Production, Light Industrial Requirements

  • Able to follow specific verbal directions
  • Forklift and/or heavy equipment experience is helpful but not required, we will train you
  • Able to stand for extended periods of time and do tasks that require reaching, bending and carrying. Some assignments may require repetitive moving or lifting up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to speak and write fluently in English
  • Active and relevant full time work history within the past year

Elk Grove Milling Hiring and Character Requirements:

  • Submit to a background check
  • Submit to a drug test
  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States
  • Must be able to provide at least 3 references from prior employers/supervisors
  • Must be motivated, energetic, with the ability to get along well with others in the workplace
  • Must be professional with responsive and responsible nature.
  • Must have a strong work ethic, be reliable, with desire to work hard.


At Elk Grove Milling, Inc., each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Life Insurance and access to group Dental and Vision, and Company match on Simple IRA. Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that benefits are subject to change. Employees are eligible for benefits after 60 days of employment.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $14.00 per hour

Apply Online,
by Fax or Email

We invite you to fill out online application (left) or download application below, complete it and return by email to lindsey@elkgrovemilling.com or
fax to (916) 684-2059:

8320 Eschinger Road
Elk Grove, CA 95757
Ph: (916) 684-2056 

Elk Grove Milling business hours:
Monday- Friday: 8:00am- 5:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED

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