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Forklift Operator

Forklift Operators - LF/LO

  • ASAP Start

  • West/North Suburb Locations in Melbourne

  • Multiple Positions - Hurry spots filling up before XMAS

About the Client:

Our client has been solving all shipping, transport and supply chain challenges for more than 130 years. They are proudly part of Japan Post and have over 500 sites worldwide.

About the Role:

WorkPac are seeking experienced forklift operators for the following positions/locations:

Northern Suburbs:


LF High Reach (double deep experience)

AM Shift

6am to 2pm x3 - $30.74 per hour

PM Shift

2pm to 10pm x1 -$33.85



Night shift

10pm to 6am x4 - $43.57 per hour

Western Suburbs:



AM Shift

6am to 2pm x1 - $31.75 per hour

PM Shifts

2pm to 10pm x3 ??? 35.56 per hour

LF High Reach

AM Shift

6am to 2pm x3 - $32.72 per hour

PM Shift

2pm to 10pm x1 - $36.65 per hour

Laverton North

LF High Reach

AM shifts

6am to 2.06pm x 7 - $31.82 per hour

PM shifts

2.30pm to 10.30pm x3 - $35.65 per hour


LF -High Reach

AM shift

6am to 2pm x 2 - $30.85 per hour

Altona North

LF (high reach)/LO

AM shift

6am to 2pm x1 - $35.35 per hour


Night Shift

10pm to 6am x 3 - $43 per hour

These roles are all on-going casual positions with the opportunity to go full time with our client depending on your performance and reliability.

When applying for these roles - please mention which shift you are after.

Roles are suitable for candidates who can go up to 7 racks high on the high reach at a minimum.


  • Operating our clients high reach forklifts

  • Also operating our clients cherry picker forklifts if you have a current LO license

  • Will be loading/unloading containers, trucks

  • Moving stock around as directed by our client

  • Any other general labourer duties as directed by our client

  • Working and operating in a fast-paced environment safely

  • Adhering to all safety protocols and COVID regulations on site


  • Min. 6 months of forklift driving experience on the high reach (need to be able to go up to 7 racks high)

  • If applying for the LO forklift position, will also need min. 6 months experience operating a cherry picker forklift.

  • Current high risk - LF/LO ticket

  • Police check - current or be willing to get one

  • Be able to carry out the duties listed above without supervision - this is not an entry level role.

  • Physically fit to carry out the duties listed

  • Can pass a Pre-Employment Medical and Drug & Alcohol Test

  • Double vaccinated against COVID-19/Valid Medical Exemption Letter

  • Be reliable

  • Have your own car to get to work

  • Have full working rights in Australia - this position has full time work hours

About WorkPac:

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, light industrial and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding permanent, contract, temporary and traineeship recruitment opportunities.

Apply Now:

Click on the "apply button" or for more information contact

Name -Linda Le


Job reference Number: 7094J202214004

At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

Job title: Forklift Operator
Contract type: Contract
Location: Melbourne
Industry: Store person and Warehousing Manufacturing/Operations
Job expiry: 2022-12-25
Reference: 7094J202214004