Forklift Driver

Industry

Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID

CAN_486504

Location

Brampton

Job Type

Permanent

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

CAD21.00-23.00/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Markham, ON - (CAN) 7500-7560 Woobine Ave Unit F ON Markham , ON L3R 1AB

Branch Phone Number

905-695-1271

Job Description

Our growing Brampton client who is a leader in the production of baked goods is looking for Forklift Drivers to join their team on a permanent basis. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 1-2 years related experience and will be certified or in-house certified on Counter Balance, Reach, and Dock Stocker.

The following are the responsibilities:

Load, unload and move products and materials by hand pallet truck or with basic material handling equipment (MHE)

Operate a variety of equipment to load, unload and move materials and products

Pick orders and put-away into inventory

Weigh materials and goods

Make labels and attach to product

Wrap, pack and unpack, sort, and stack product

Maintain and organize inventory

Operate computerized inventory control systems / RF scan guns

Maintain cleanliness in the aisles

May be assigned to Inventory Control and carry out tasks requested by DC Manager / Supervisor

Observes all safety rules in performance of their duties.

Work Conditions and Physical Requirements:

Fast-paced environment,

Repetitive tasks such as:

Handling heavy loads, ie lifting full cartons / case packs from pallet to location or vice versa

Manual dexterity,

Attention to detail,

Hand-eye co-ordination,

Bending,

Crouching,

Kneeling, and

Scanning

Standing on Reach-truck / Walkie equipment for extended periods

Sitting on MHE for extended periods

Minimum Qualifications:

High school diploma

Minimum two (2) years experience on Industrial MHE such as: Order Picker / Reach Truck / Forklift

Valid certification for Forklift / Raymond Reach-truck / Walkie and Counterbalance trucks.

First Aid and WHMIS certification will all be seen as assets, though not required.

Other Vehicle, Machinery and Equipment Experience: Dollies and hand trucks, Strapping machines, Pallet lifters, Shrink wrappers, Industrial Conveyors is desired.

Must be able to work under pressure

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SHIFTS: DAY SHIFT- CONTINENTAL DAYS- 7am-7pm PAY- $21/HR + Benefits NIGHT SHIFT- CONTINENTAL NIGHTS- 7pm-7am- $21.50/HR + Benefits

FREEZER AREA:

DAY SHIFT- CONTINENTAL DAYS- 7am-7pm PAY- $23/HR + Benefits

NIGHT SHIFT- CONTINENTAL NIGHTS- 7pm-7am PAY- $23.50/HR + Benefits

Please note this company welcomes individuals who are looking for a career and an organization that believes in their people.

If you are interested in this fantastic opportunity then please email your resume directly to Charla Sevitti asap.