ADF International, Inc Yard Operator in Great Falls, Montana

ADF InternationalYard OperatorGreat Falls, MT 59404

ADF International inGREAT FALLS, MONTANAseeks to hire a Yard Operator for the Evening Shift.

Evening Shift: Monday-Thursday 4:30pm-3:00am (four 10 hour shifts)


Forklift Operators use Telehandler Forklift to perform tasks involving the moving of material/goods from one place to another.

Duties Summary/Responsibilities:

  • Perform tasks involving the moving of material/goods from one place to another, as instructed, using a sit-down gas powered forklift

  • Load and unload supplies (consumables, nuts and bolts, ect.) to the required area, and/or loading goods onto and off a truck, as instructed

  • Remove material/supplies to the warehouse storage area or the plant store

  • Inspect the equipment and accessories before use to make sure it is in good order and condition at all times

  • Follow the OSHA safety checklist to make sure brakes, lights, steering, the horn, and other parts of the forklift are working properly

  • Perform tasks using the overhead travelling cranes and/or hoisting gears, when required

  • Any other tasks as required and/or special projects as needed

  • Key Technical Skills/Abilities:

  • Awareness and attention to safety

  • Excellent driving skills

  • Hand-eye coordination and quick reflexes

  • Good judgement to estimate load weights/heights; safely and adequately operate/drive the forklift within the equipment’s load/tolerance limits, specific requirements and principal features

  • Basic mathematical and mechanical knowledge

  • Know how to safely and properly operate overhead cranes

  • Key Attributes:

  • Ability to work autonomously

  • Act with maturity

  • Attentiveness to detail

  • Communication skills (spoken)

  • Communication skills (written)

  • Cooperation

  • Critical analysis/good judgment

  • Dynamic and motivated

  • Flexibility in adapting to new work

  • Flexibility in working hours

  • Initiative

  • Leadership skills

  • Manual dexterity

  • Respect towards authority

  • Selling and negotiating skills

  • Sense of accountability

  • Speed of execution

  • Stress tolerance

  • Teamwork

  • Willing to travel for business

  • Willing to work in extreme cold environment

Company Profile

  • Founded in 1956,ADF GROUP INC. is a North American leader in the design and engineering of connections, fabrication, including industrial coating, and installation of complex steel structures, heavy steel built-ups, as well as miscellaneous and architectural metalwork for the non-residential construction Industry.

  • ADF Group Inc. operates two steel structure fabrication plants; one of 630,000 ft2(58,530 m2) in the province of Quebec, Canada and one of 100,000 ft2(9,290 m2) in Montana, USA through its US subsidiary "ADF International Inc.", where ADF Group Inc. also operates a 48,000 ft2(4,460 m2) industrial coating plant through “ADF Industrial Coating Inc.”.

What we offer at ADF International/Industrial Coating Inc.:

  • All full-time employees, working at least 30 hours per week, will be eligible for benefits on the 1st day of the month following 30 days of employment.

  • ADF offers medical and dental (employer pays 100% of premium for employee and 75% of premium for dependents) and voluntary vision insurance.

  • Employer provides Long Term Disability and Basic Life Insurance.

  • Supplemental Life Insurance is available to our employees and their spouses and children.

  • ADF also offers Flexible Spending Accounts which are tax advantaged medical and dependent care savings plans.

  • New employees start accruing sick time and vacation time immediately upon hire.

  • ADF International recognizes and is closed for 8 paid holidays during the year.

  • ADF has established a 401 (k) plan to provide employees the potential for future financial security for retirement.

  • All yard operatorsare part of the Shopman's Local Union 850 of the Iron Workers

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.