Yard Forklift Operator – Mount Forest, ON


Posted:

Aug 18 2022

Remove:

Sept 18 2022


Job Title:

Yard Forklift Operator

Company:

Timber Mart

Company Description:

Our organization is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin or status as an individual with a disability. Thank you in advance for your application, only selected qualified applicants will be contacted.  


Job Type:

Full Time

Close to Public Transit:

No


Days:

Full-time - Monday to Friday

Hours:

8:00am to 4:30pm, plus overtime as needed to complete the day

Compensation:

$18.00 to $19.00 /hour


Duties:

  • Order Marshalling
  • General Cleanup, yard organization & stock put away
  • Truck load planning to maximize deck space & weight capacities
  • Loading & unloading inbound and outbound trucks
  • Organized loading of multiple stop mixed load delivery trucks
  • Yard cycle counting
  • All other duties as required

Skills:

  • Capable of working in a safe & organized manner
  • Able to work successfully in a team setting as well as independently
  • Proven ability to perform under pressure and meet deadlines without sacrificing quality
  • Solid understanding of safe operating procedures in a lumber yard atmosphere
  • Possess or previously held a forklift counter balance operator A current certificate is preferred
  • Knowledge of and the ability to identify different types of standard lumber
  • Familiar with height, weight & over all load capacity rules governed by the CVSE
  • General understanding and experience dealing with different types of building materials would be considered an asset
  • Experience working in a lumber yard loading mixed building materials would be considered an asset but not a For example, mixed lumber products, gypsum, insulation, roofing, pvc piping etc. all onto one truck.
  • 2 years experience operating a counter balance forklift required preferred
 

How to Apply:

We invite all interested applicants to send their resumes to: Jeff.campbell@timbrmart.com Steve.johnston@timbrmart.com