Forklift Operator

Location: Mineola, TX

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

Are you looking to work for an established, stable organization?  Do you like the idea of being a company owner?  Trinidad Benham Corporation is an employee-owned, national leader in the consumer food products industry.  The company started in 1917 and continues to grow to this day through innovation and investing in new product categories.

Trinidad Benham offers comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability insurance, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement, an employee stock ownership program, paid holidays, and paid vacation.

Currently, Trinidad Benham is seeking an experienced Forklift Operator at our Mineola, Texas facility.  The position is responsible for transporting, loading and off-loading product in a safe and timely manner.  This is a first shift, full time position.


  • Load and unload product to/from trucks using forklift
  • Read and understand Bills of Lading and Pick Sheets
  • Pick full and partial pallets; move product to loading area and check for accuracy and placement
  • Accurately complete paperwork in accordance with company standards
  • Inventory product as needed; label, sort, wrap and tie product
  • Hand load product onto containers
  • Clean work area and warehouse as needed
  • Additional duties as assigned by lead person and/or manager


  • Recent forklift experience, preferably in a warehouse/manufacturing environment using sit-down and stand-up lifts
  • Good technical aptitude and attention to detail
  • Flexibility and willingness to work overtime when needed
  • Must be at least 18 yrs old and hold a high school diploma or GED
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds


Qualified candidates may apply in person at 322 Freeman St., Mineola, TX. 75773 or email resume to

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