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Vista Outdoor Forklift Operator (1st Shift Receiving) - Bushnell in Olathe, Kansas

Join our talented team. Employees at Vista Outdoor are passionate and committed to delivering quality products to our customers. Our culture centers on an engaged and accountable workforce. Our goal is to attract and retain a diverse workforce: rich in talent, background, ideas and experience.

Responsibilities and Qualifications

Bushnell has been the industry leader in high-performance sports optics for more than 65 years. Our guiding principle is to provide the highest quality, most reliable and affordable sports optics products on the market. Our commitment to outstanding customer service and strong retailer partnerships is unmatched.


  • Operate forklift equipment (various types)

  • Receives and processes product into warehouse

  • Pick and pack product to fulfill orders

  • Prepares product for shipment

  • Assists with other projects as required

  • Assist production assembly department as needed


  • Must be forklift certified; or willing to become forklift certified

  • Working knowledge of RF gun

  • Basic understanding of a Distribution Center

  • Comfortability with heights

  • High attention to detail and accuracy

  • Good reading and comprehension

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Ability to receive coaching and feedback

  • Basic Computer skills

  • Excellent attendance record

  • Safety awareness

‚Äč Physical demands:

  • Regularly stand, sit, walk, and work from heights from floor to 30 feet high

  • Frequently lift and shift boxes weighing an average of 25-50lbs with a maximum of 65lbs throughout a full shift of work

  • Perform physical activities that require considerable use of arms, hands and legs. Moving of whole body to lift, reach, grasp, balance, and stoop when handling warehouse materials for an extended period and/or an entire work shift.


Specific vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to:

Speak clearly and actively listen

Read, comprehend, and carry out all work instructions

Write simple correspondence

Ability to count

Careful attention to detail

Work effectively in a team environment

Work autonomously and maintain productivity and quality standards

Be reliable and have good work attendance

Possess a positive attitude with a work ethic of the highest degree

Environment: Exposure to noise, dust, and climate changes


  • Monday-Friday (8- hour shifts 8 am-4:30 pm)

  • Mandatory weekends and OT(10's/12's),as needed.

Compensation: $17.00/hr

Benefits : Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life Insurance (Day one!), 401K, PTO, PTO Buy/Sell, Tuition reimbursement, stock option & Employee Assistance Prog.

We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including: medical and dental, vision, disability and life insurance, 401K, PTO, tuition reimbursement, and the ability to add value to an exciting mission!

Our Postings are not intended for distribution to or use in any jurisdiction, country or territory where such distribution or use would violate local law or would subject us to any regulations in another jurisdiction, country or territory. We reserve the right to limit our Postings in any jurisdiction, country or territory.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veteran/Disabled

Vista Outdoor is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants are considered for employment without regard race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and any other characteristics protected by law. The EEO Law poster is available here: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to careers@vistaoutdoor.com . Please note that this email address is for accommodation purposes only. Vista Outdoor will not respond to inquiries for other purposes.