Golden Boy Foods is seeking applicants for a WSR/Forklift Operator in Troy, Alabama. Golden Boy Foods is a leading manufacturer of private brand and branded food products. We supply organic and conventional peanut butter, tree nut butter, other nut butters, snack nuts, trail mix, baking nuts, and dried fruit to leading grocery retailers, top food service distributors and industrial bakeries across North America.  



PAY: $13 - $14 PER HOUR



This position plays a critical role as a part of our warehouse team. The Forklift Operator is responsible for shipping, storing, and receiving inventory as well as providing sanitation for the entire warehouse.


  • Operates forklift to load, unload, and transfer products, pallets, boxes, and other materials. Operates other equipment for shipping, as needed
  • Unloads and loads products into trucks and/or railcars according to shipping schedule
  • Maintains accurate inventory while storing and loading. Practices first in/first out
  • Monitors all equipment for wear and potential damage, performs related preventative maintenance as required
  • Maintains Master Sanitation Schedules and other HAACP documentation. Performs scheduled cleaning of equipment
  • Re-palletizes and reworks products. Prepares product for regrind process
  • Maintains safety and quality in a high paced environment
  • Other duties, as assigned


  • High school diploma or GED equivalent from an accredited institution
  • Previous experience operating a forklift
  • Previous experience in a food manufacturing facility
  • Must be able to work weekends, holidays and overtime as needed
  • May be required to climb on and off a ladder for 3+ hours per shift
  • May be required to work in a dusty, high heat/humid environment for 3+ hours per shift
  • May be required to work in a confined space for 3+ hours per shift
  • May be required to lift up-to 100 pounds for 3+ hours per shift with team member assistance
  • May be required to push, pull, perform fine manipulation, simple grasping and feel for 6+ hours per shift
  • May be required to balance, bend, crouch, stand, stoop and walk for 6+ hours per shift
  • May be required to lift up-to 50 pounds independently for 6+ hours per shift
  • May be required to reach above shoulders for 6+ hours per shift
  • May be required to operate foot pedals for 8+ hours per shift
  • May be required to sit for 8+ hours per shift


  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Company Paid STD
  • Company Paid Life Insurance


Equal Opportunity Employer

Should you have special needs that require reasonable accommodations, please notify AIDT at 334-280-4400 so proper arrangements can be made. For Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD) users, our number is 334-280-4475.