Forklift Driver/Material Handler (Kitchener)

  • Location

    Kitchener, Canada

  • Sector:

    Other Areas

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  • Contact:

    Janette Istifan

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:


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Title: Forklift Driver/Material Handler (Kitchener)

Location: 998 Wilson Ave.

Type: Contract/ 1 year (possibility of extension)

Starts: November 15th 2021 or ASAP

Pay Rate: $21.00/hr

Shift: Monday to Friday, Full Time/ 6:00 am – 2:00 pm (40 hrs/ week) EST


  • recent forklift operation experience, familiar with computers, reliable.
  • Comfortable with computers and programs such as Word, Excel, Outlook (email)
  • Must have own vehicle or reliable transportation to get to work
  • Contractor position
  • Starting rate of pay is $21.00
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check
  • Criminal Background check will be completed.
  • Must be double vaccinated

Job Description:

  • Driving a forklift
  • Material Order Placement (Create Sales Orders)
  • Post Good Issue
  • Provide inventory services as requested (Vehicles and DC)
  • Provide over the counter service
  • Prepare orders for shipment or delivery
  • Prepare all necessary paperwork.
  • Marshall Project Equipment
  • Returns Processing (Reels and regular materials)
  • Surplus management
Material Junking:
  • Leftover lengths of cable
  • Reels determined as junk
  • Secondary metal junking
Yard Management:
  • Coordinating replenishment of propane and nitrogen
  • Secondary metals pick ups
  • Sorting and placement of reels in designated area
  • Sort empty pallets
  • Refurbishment Bins (PLP, Closures)
  • General yard housekeeping
    • Maintenance
    • All luggers (Same as today)
    • Hazardous waste
    • Poles containers
  • Load and or Unload Cable Reels and other materials
  • Deliveries from common carriers
  • Contractor requirements such as underground pulling operations, line vehicles and trailers.
  • Travel between yard locations as dictated by the client requirements and or by the Transportation Network Design.
  • Receiving
  • Physical verification of material
  • Post Goods Receipt
Equipment Maintenance
  • Packaging material and stationary replenishment.
  • Deliver material and pick up returns if required.
  • Service issues should be referred to Manager.
  • Refer field issues to Field Manager.