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DynCorp International LLC. Forklift Operator in OCONKANDAHAR, Afghanistan

Job Summary

The Forklift Operator is responsible for safe and effective operation of a Skytrak 10042 Forklift, a JLG 2505 Forklift, a CAT EP20CN Forklift or equivalent model.

Principal Accountabilities

(Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by assignment or contract)

  • Responsible for vertical movement for logistic operations to/from trucks and trailers and proper store

  • Clean, maintain and secure all equipment as directed by policies and procedures

  • Close interaction with the military for the movement of materials, supplies, equipment and setting

  • Operate heavy equipment in a safe and effective manner in order to minimize the risk of injury, property damage or loss of life

  • Perform daily safety and maintenance checks

  • Clean equipment as scheduled and/or required

  • Ensure equipment is safely and securely stored

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Knowledge & Skills

  • Driver’s license required

  • Knowledge of equipment safety, equipment maintenance and storage

  • Analytical and problem solving skills

  • Ability to work with limited supervision

  • Level four (4) English.

Experience & Education

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Minimum three (3) years of experience as a forklift operator

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs., bend, stoop and have ability to work around equipment, materials, supplies and other items required for movement

  • Ability to work extended hours seven days a week for long periods of time

  • Living and working conditions at the assignment location could be remote and uncomfortable.

  • Long hours, exposure to weather and hazardous conditions.

  • Personnel should be aware of moving on short notice and under adverse conditions.


  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally

Must have ability to obtain and maintain US security clearance at proper level

Job: *Building Construction / Skilled Trades

Title: Forklift Operator


Requisition ID: 1904283

DynCorp International is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans. DynCorp International provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals in accordance with applicable federal law. The company will provide reasonable accommodation for the known physical or mental limitations of qualified employees and applicants with disabilities unless doing so would impose an undue hardship on the company’s operations. Applicants who need a reasonable accommodation during the employment application process should contact 817-224-7459. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation should call this number.