Forklift Operator

We are looking for a forklift operator for our busy client in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia. The forklift workers responsibilities include storing materials, picking and packing orders, Having computer skills and operating Forklifts . The goal is to increase efficiency, profitability and customer satisfaction.
This will be full time shifts will vary and the candidate must be flexible and able to work , night, days or weekends.
The perfect candidate will have dock experience, warehouse and be a team player.
Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and complete orders for delivery or pickup according to schedule (load, pack, wrap, label, ship)
  • Receive and process warehouse stock products (pick, unload, label, store)
  • Perform inventory controls and keep quality standards high for audits
  • Keep a clean and safe working environment and optimize space utilization
  • Complete daily logs into inventory
  • Report any errors
  • taking items off of trucks
  • Communicate and cooperate with supervisors and coworkers
  • Operate and maintain warehouse vehicles and equipment
  • Follow quality service standards and comply with procedures, rules and regulations
  • Picking orders with an RF gun or with a manual pick sheet
  • Putting away product with an RF gun or manually
  • Breaking down or building pallets when necessary for an order

Education , Experience & Requirements :
  • Proven working experience as a warehouse worker
  • Familiarity with modern warehousing practices and methods
  • Good organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to lift 70lbs
  • Current forklift license considered an asset
  • High school degree or equivalent

For more information concerning this position or to apply, please contact our lead recruiter Kyla McIsaac. She can be reached at kmcisaac @na.drakeintl.com or 905-960-1120
Drake International's Halifax Branch would like to thank all candidates for their interest. Our dedicated team will respond to all resumes submitted. If you do not meet the qualifications listed above, our recruitment team will be happy to assist all applicants to discover our other opportunities.
We encourage anyone who may be looking for a new opportunity to please visit us at https://ca.drakeintl.com/
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