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Express Employment Professionals

Material Handler/High Reach Forklift Operator

Details
Full Time
9 days ago
Salary
22 to 25 per hour

Express Employment Professionals, Cloverdale/Langley is recruiting for our client who has been supplying the commercial food industry with equipment, parts, and service since 1978.

We have an excellent opportunity for a reliable, independent, confident self-starter to fill the position of Material Handler at our 40,000 sqft facility in the Gloucester area of Langley/Aldergrove.

This is a permanent full-time position.

 Monday – Friday. 8:00am-4:30pm

Starting Wages - $20-$23 per hour – commensurate with experience.

Responsibilities:

  • manual material handling to pick, pack, wrap, label and prep orders for shipping
  • operate industrial handling equipment such as manual and power pallet jacks
  • operate a stand-up Reach Truck and sit-down counterbalance forklift (propane), certification can be provided.
  • maintain clean, safe, and effective warehousing operations
  • assist in routine inventory cycle counts
  • perform general duties and assist warehouse team as required


The successful candidate will possess the following skills/aptitudes:

  • minimum 1 hear material handling experience.
  • proven ability to safely operate sit-down counterbalance forklift and stand-up reach truck.
  • ability to operate industrial handling equipment such as manual and power pallet jacks other warehousing equipment
  • ability to load and unload large trailers full of highly valuable equipment safely and efficiently
  • have the physical capability to perform the essential duties of the position (note that physical ability testing may be required)
  • possess core skills in Mathematics and English usually associated with the completion of high school
  • excellent written and oral communication skills
  • ability to reliably commute to work on time
  • Possess strong work ethic and a positive team attitude.

COVID-19 considerations:

We are committed to our COVID-19 Safety Policies and Protocols, including common area sanitization on a regular basis and vaccination requirements.

Ability to commute/relocate:

 Education:

  • Secondary School (preferred)

 Licence/Certification:

  • Forklift Licence (preferred)
Category
Manufacturing and Production Transportation and Warehousing Operations and Logistics

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About Express Employment Professionals

As a full-service staffing company, Express Employment Professionals provide cost-effective solutions to assist client companies with their staffing needs, helping their business meet its bottom-li...

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Industry
Staffing, Recruiting, HR Outsourcing
Size
5001-10,000 employees