Forklift Operators – New Afternoon Shift

  • Company:
    Equation Staffing Solutions Inc
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    1 day ago
  • Category:

Job Description

Our client in the heart of Calgary’s industrial SE is looking for an experienced and certified forklift operator to join their growing warehouse team! They are starting to get busy and adding a brand new team of Operators for the afternoon shift. If you would like to work for a company that values hard work, teamwork and a “get-it-done” attitude, with a solid track record of safety for their employees, then read on!

Qualifications

  • Current forklift certification, with proven proficiency on the Counterbalance forklift
  • 2 – 3 years of warehouse experience
  • Experience loading, unloading and maneuvering heavy long loads
  • Must be a good communicator and proficient in speaking, reading and writing in English
  • Must have good math skills and be accurate
  • Accountable and responsible to proactively and effectively resolve issues in a timely manner
  • Steel toed boots in good repair

Responsibilities

  • Loading and unloading heavy product, some hand bombing required
  • Identify and prepare orders for shipment, inspecting for any flaws or damage
  • Regular safety inspections of the forklift, communicating any issues directly to the supervisor
  • Work the afternoon shift, 3 pm. – 11 pm., no weekends, and at times the opportunity of OT

This is a temp-to-perm arrangement starting at $18.00/ hour with the opportunity for pay raises based on performance and ATTITUDE! Great team, great company, great location – Why wait? Apply now!!

Company Description

Equation Staffing Solutions is a successful, award-winning Calgary based staffing and recruitment agency specializing in the placement of candidates on a temporary, contract or permanent basis. The industries we serve include oil and gas, warehousing & transportation, finance & accounting, banking, health care, educational institutions, engineering & technology, manufacturing, construction, agriculture and all levels of government. The job families we place people in comprise of general office & admin support, human resources, customer support, warehousing, trades, machine operators, production, accounting, records management, business management & information management.