Some good resources for finding a job as a forklift driver are job boards such as Indeed.com and Monster.com. As of August 2015, both job boards show more than 1,000 forklift driver jobs available.
As of 2015, a forklift driver makes an average of $12.76 per hour. They work in various industries, including manufacturing, general storage, food services and construction, says PayScale.com. These jobs require the forklift driver to manipulate a forklift according to proper procedures and regulations. Some companies may require their forklift drivers to work different shifts. They may also require candidates who apply for a forklift driver job to have a forklift certification.