Steel Creek Galvanizing, LLC - Specialized Forklift Operator

Post-Hire Training

Recruitment #97-60-11








in cooperation with


Spartanburg Technical College




is assisting with the recruitment and training for



Steel Creek Galvanizing, LLC


Steel Creek Galvanizing, LLC is launching a new facility in Cherokee County.  Designed to protect steel against rust and other corrosion, the hot-dip galvanizing operation will be an environmentally-friendly, zero-emission operation.  We are seeking qualified candidates for the start-up of our new facility in Blacksburg.


Potential employment opportunities exist for:

Specialized Forklift Operator for Shipping/Receiving



Job Duties


  • Unloads inbound shipments of steel structures and fabricated steel.
  • Moves product to appropriate storage locations using a forklift.
  • Moves and prepares product for production and shipment.
  • Responsible for quality, safety, organization, & cleanliness of work area.
  • Communicating and working well with others
  • Performs other duties as assigned



 Experience Required:

·        High School diploma or GED equivalent.

·        This is a specialized position and 1 to 3 years of recent forklift experience of heavy steel structures and fabricated steel is required.

·        Communication skills required to communicate efficiently within all levels of a team environment via two-way radio, email and in person.

·        Must be able to comply with safety rules, operating maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.

·        Required PPE includes safety glasses, steel-toe metatarsal boots and hearing protection worn at all time on the production

·        Must be able to work in all types of weather conditions including heat and cold.

·        Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds

·        Must be able to reach, climb in/out of forklift, bend, stoop, sit, stand and grasp.




Starting wage depending on experience. Steel Creek Galvanizing, LLC offers standard benefits package including paid time off.





An Equal Opportunity Employer