forklift operator in barrie

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barrie, ontario
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Industrial Support
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Forklift - Afternoon shift 2:30pm- 11:00pm
Wage: 16.00hr + .75 shift premium

Operate powered industrial trucks to load and unload materials and deliveries and move them to and from storage areas, machines and loading docks, and into trucks.


* Obtains copy of production schedule or shipping order and transports material or equipment to and from designated areas in the facility
* Loading and unloading goods from vehicles such as trucks
* Moving goods packed on pallets or in crates around the storage facility
* Stacking goods in the correct storage bays, following inventory control instructions
* Checking loads are secure
* Stacking empty pallets
* Performing daily equipment checks such as recharging the truck's battery and lubricating equipment
* Examining products to verify conformance to quality standards

Physical demands and abilities:

* Regularly sitting on a powered industrial truck
* Frequently lift up to 50 pounds and adjust body position to bend, stoop, stand, walk, turn, pivot, and stand for long periods of time
* Having a good sense of balance
* Having good eye-hand-foot coordination
* Ability to assess weights and judge distances and heights
* Ability to work in varying temperatures, depending upon season

* Straight afternoons
* Paid Weekly
* 4% vacation pay added each week
* Opportunity is in Barrie

High School diploma or equivalent
Good math, language and reading skills; basic computer skills may be required
High degree of attention required to prevent injury to others; promote a safe work environment
Follow instructions for operating equipment and keeping records
Execute assignments in an accurate, timely and safe manner
Maintain a clean & safe environment
Forklift certification

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