Forklift Driver/Material Handler (Orillia)

  • Location

    Orillia, Canada

  • Sector:

    Other Areas

  • Job type:


  • Contact:

    Tavia Delisser

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:


  • Expiry date:


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Title: Forklift Driver/Material Handler

Location: Orillia, ON

Type: Contract - 1 year (possibility of extension)

Starts: ASAP
Pay Rate: $21.00/hr

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


  • Recent forklift operation experience
  • Familiar with computers and reliable
  • Comfortable with computer programs such as Word, Excel, Outlook (email)
  • Must have own vehicle or reliable transportation to get to work
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check
  • Must be fully vaccinated

Job Description:

  • Driving a forklift
  • Material Order Placement (Create Sales Orders)
  • Post good issue
  • Inventory custodian
  • 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