Forklift Driver

  • Company:
    Martinrea International
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 days ago
  • Category:
    Transportation

Job Summary

: To handle, move, load and unload materials for assigned work cells/ area by using material handling equipment.

Required Education and Experience:

  • Grade 12 education or equivalent
  • Possess valid forklift driving licence with good forklift driving practices and records
  • Assertive and confident in driving an electric Forklift with controlled speed
  • Ability to stack metal bins with 4 legs
  • Minimum of 1 year experience of metal bins stacking with 4 legs. To be very precise that the legs on 4 sides are able to get into the 4 cornered holes on the bottom bin, etc.
  • Good eye sight and safety oriented
  • Basic English skills (oral and written)
  • Excellent attendance
  • Flexibility to work overtime as required
  • Ability to work efficiently with minimum supervision
  • Ability to work in a team environment and be a team player
  • Must be willing to work other shifts or perform other duties/tasks that are of reasonable request by supervisor/ manager
  • Support Quality System and Environmental Management System Requirements
  • Ensure that all duties and tasks are carried out in a safe and efficient manner and at no time is the employee or their co-workers placed in an unsafe condition
  • Essential Functions:

  • Ensure empty containers are available for the work cells assigned
  • Ensure proper raw materials and in process materials are available for the work cells
  • Ensure that correct bar code labels are apply to containers before delivering them to the work cells
  • Once the containers are full at the work cells, remove them and deliver to the correct assigned storage location
  • Follow all bin stacking and transport requirements as per instructions for both inside and outside of the plant
  • Ensure all items for waste disposal are placed in corresponding disposal bins, ie, cardboard in cardboard container, steel in steel container, etc
  • Ensure daily forklift safety inspection is completed for each shift, completed checklist to be provided to the appropriate personnel for follow up on a weekly basis
  • Maintain and organize work area for smooth and efficient operation and comply with all safety requirements
  • Follow company policies on Health, Safety and Environmental and PPE requirements
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement initiatives on all aspect of the job
  • Working Environment:

  • 100% plant floor (PPE required)
  • Physical Demands:

  • Require communication with employees, peers and management
  • Lifting and pushing as needed
  • Health, Safety and Environment:

  • Must work in accordance with health and safety regulations, company rules, plant rules, policies and procedures
  • Must use or wear equipment, protective devices or certain clothing as required by the company.
  • All employees are prohibited from walking under a suspended hoist, cranes or forklifts.
  • All employees must follow all LOTO procedures
  • Comply with all environmental requirements including our recycling program.
  • Other Duties:

  • This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive list of duties and responsibilities required for this job. Duties and responsibilities may change at any time with or without notice
  • Benefits:

  • Working in a great team environment
  • Medical, Dental and Extended Health Care insurance coverage
  • Group Retirement Savings Plan
  • Long term disability coverage
  • Life insurance coverage
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance coverage
  • Safety shoes and prescription safety glasses reimbursement
  • Supplier vehicle discounts
  • Tuition reimbursement and training opportunities