FORKTRUCK OPERATOR’s will be formally instructed and possess a valid certificate as per OSHA Standards. FORKTRUCK OPERATOR’s will be knowledgeable in proper use of any machine they are using and will utilize all safety equipment provided on said machine. FORKTRUCK OPERATOR’s are responsible for the safe operation of the lift truck and will not attempt to pick loads that are unsafe in any way. FORKTRUCK OPERATORS shall never use the blades to carry anything other than cargo.
Over the years Local 55 equipment operators have worked on many rock and country shows along with theatrical productions and yellow card shows in the Roanoke Valley and throughout the region. Our skilled membership has also worked on many other productions including trade shows, and outdoor events as well.