On behalf of our client, we are looking for a Shipper/Forklift Driver. Our client is a family-owned food manufacturer specializing in organic and natural foods. You will be working in a new and large facility in Burnaby with about 100 employees. The company was founded in 2009 and is currently experiencing high growth!

This is a full-time, permanent position with benefits and opportunities for growth. This is a day shift you are required to work on-site full-time. The shift time is 8AM to 430 PM or 7AM to 3:30 PM. You will be reporting to the Warehouse Manager.

What our client offers:

  • $45 to$ 50k
  • Benefits after 3 months
  • Face-paced and dynamic work environment
  • 2 weeks of vacation
  • Growth opportunities- expanding rapidly

Your tasks as a Shipper/Forklift Driver:

  • Move goods to appropriate storage areas operating a forklift, reach truck and counterbalance the machine in a safe manner (about 20-40% of the time)
  • Perform general physical activities in order to load, unload, sort and move shipments by hand or using material handling equipment.
  • Organize material neatly to easily identify the product (e.g., properly labeled, date received, etc.)
  • Work closely with production department to ensure scheduled production demands are met.
  • Transport raw materials, finished products and packaging materials
  • Ensure all shipping and receiving practices are followed including efficiently and accurately receiving by inspecting product/pallet conditions before off load, resolving variances, maintaining accurate records of receiving functions and managing the flow of all materials.
  • Record shortages and reject damaged goods as per company policy.
  • Pack, seal, and label materials to prepare for shipping.
  • Ensure all shipping practices are followed including efficiently and accurately loading trucks, resolving variances, maintaining accurate records of shipping functions and managing the flow of all materials.
  • Prepare documents such as work orders, bills of lading and shipping orders.

Qualifications as Shipper/Forklift Driver

  • 2+ years’ experience as a Forklift Driver/Shipper within a face pace environment (food manufacturing is ideal)
  • 2+ years’ experience as a Forklift Driver (sit-down and reach truck)
  • Ability to lift 30-40 lbs. repeatedly
  • Can drive a forklift safely in tight spaces
  • Proficient computer skills are required to enter, post, and submit all transactions.
  • Forklift license is ideal but can recertify – counterbalance, walkie and reach truck are an asset.

Apply today!

You want this job? Send your CV right away at [email protected] or reach us directly by phone on 236-471-8140 ext. 107 (Cheryl Revibes)

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Contract Info / Information sur le contrat
  • Job ID / No. du Poste: 31427
  • Open Positions / Postes Ouverts: 1
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