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Forklift Opportunity in Guelph


Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

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Salary Range

CAD20.00-23.00 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Kitchener, ON - (CAN) 589 Fairway Road South Unit 5 ON Kitchener , ON - N2C 1X4 Phone : 519-571-7910



Job Description

Manpower Kitchener is looking to connect with forklift operators in the Guelph area! We have a great temporary opportunity on a straight days shift. Valid forklift license is required.

Do you have experience maintaining an accurate stock control of incoming and outgoing material, handbombing, and operating a forklift? If this sounds like you, read on to learn more about this opportunity.

Major Responsibilities:

- Loading/unloading product from trucks/couriers in a secure manner.

- Ensure safe and undamaged receipt of goods as well as accuracy of quantity/size received and to report discrepancies.

- Safe operation of forklift equipment (propane/electric).

- Routine maintenance checks of forklift and other equipment used.

- Physical storage of incoming material/parts in designated warehouse locations in a timely and accurate fashion and maintenance of manual pump location system.

- Issued parts as deemed required by machining and/or assembly work orders and placement to work centre.

- To accurately update records and other departments through accurate paper flow and counting of incoming parts.

- Shipping and Receiving duties - properly tracking, documenting, and processing

- Stores - to accurately record issues of material to work orders and accurately report receipt of machined parts.

-Preparing outgoing orders to customers physically pulling, assembling, identifying and packaging of orders for safe shipment to customer and re-act to emergency demands of customer orders.

- Prepare boxes/crates/skids for proper damage free shipment of orders to customer. Export crating. Keep in mind restrictions of packaging for couriers.

- Maintain proper WHMIS identification of incoming hazardous products as well as identifying any potential hazards on incoming repair pumps.

- Identify shortages of packaging materials and order with supervisors.

-Assist in cycle counting and verification where required.

- Co-ordinate receipt/issue of special materials with Quality Assurance.

- Other duties as assigned by supervisor.


- Steady Day Shift - Monday to Friday

- $20 - $23/hour depending on experience

- Weekly Pay + 4% Vacation

- Access to Manpower's library of developmental courses


- Valid Forklift License

- Experience in a warehouse environment

- Availability from 11/27/17 - 1/30/18

Apply today to express interest in this position, and follow up with on of our recruiters for more details. Reach us by phone or by text at (519) 571 - 7910!

Not quite the right position for you but still want to learn about earning some extra cash? Ask us about our $75 referral bonus!

Manpower Group recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At Manpower Group, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs.