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Vista Outdoor Forklift Operator-2nd Shift-Bushnell-Olathe, KS 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

The Position

Our Olathe location is seeking multiple Forklift Operator Positions to add to our 2nd Shift team.

This position is responsible for performing the various tasks associated with the receipt, fulfillment and shipment of products at the Bushnell warehouse facility.


  • Operate forklift equipment

  • Receives and processes product into warehouse

  • Pick and pack product to fulfill orders

  • Prepares product for shipment

  • Assists with other projects as required

  • Willing to work flexible hours

  • Must maintain a high attention to detail

  • Assist production assembly department as needed

  • Other duties as required


Years of Related Experience: 1+ year of related experience


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

  • Working knowledge of RF gun

  • basic understanding of a Distribution Center

  • Good reading and comprehensive skills to read orders, bills of lading, etc.

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Basic Computer skills

  • Basic understanding of sound safety practices and good housekeeping requirements


Exposure to noise, dust, and climate changes

While performing the duties of this job Associates are required to:

  • Regularly stand, sit, walk, climb stairs and work at 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 adjust focus ability to:

-Speak clearly and actively listen

-Read, comprehend, and carryout 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 history

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


Hours: M-F(4pm-12:30am) Mandatory 10-12 hour shifts & weekend overtime as needed

Compensation : $18.70/hr

Benefits : Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability and Life Insurance. 401K, PTO, tuition reimbursement, stock option & EAP.

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!

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.