Warehouse Forklift Operator

  • Company:
    Dessert Holdings - Canada
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    10 months ago
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The Original Cakerie Ltd. is one of three premium dessert manufacturing companies owned by Gryphon Investors, managed by Dessert Holding’s.  We are a rapidly growing company comprised of The Original Cakerie Ltd. (London Ontario & Delta British Columbia), Lawler’s Desserts (Houston, TX) and Atlanta Cheesecake Company (Atlanta, GA). We are poised for continued growth by bringing high quality products to both retail grocery and food service across North America. Led by a senior team with strong company pedigrees and experience driving improvement – we have exciting opportunities to be a part of this high performance, growth focused organization.   

We are currently looking for a full time Forklift Operator to join our company. As a member of the warehouse team, you required to complete various warehouse duties, working in a cold environment.

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Staging /set up of packaging materials in respective packaging departments
  • Picking and storing of raw materials
  • Preparation of next day’s receiving tickets
  • Receiving of raw materials
  • Locating products in the warehouse; use of forklift required
  • Order selection and loading of trailers
  • Housekeeping of the receiving and shipping areas
  • Inventory cycle counts
  • Working with power equipment, hi-reach forklifts, walkies
  • Adherence to procedures, safety practices and policy

Position Requirements:

  • Forklift certification (Must have stand up reach truck experience – preferably Crowne )
  • Comfortable working in cold temperatures (freezer and refrigeration)
  • Scheduling flexibility
  • Ability to work independently, well organized, effective judgment
  • Proficient with computer applications and comfortable learning new systems
  • Focused on detail, accuracy and a strong mathematical aptitude
  • Cooperative and works well with others, strong communicator

Shift: 2:00pm – 10:30pm ( Some flexibility required for vacation coverage)

Schedule: Monday – Saturday

Pay Rate: $20.36 ((probationary), $22.62 (full rate)

We also offer RRSP, health care benefits, and a great future!

Come and join our amazing team! We thank you in advance for your interest in The Original Cakerie. Due to volume, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.   

Throughout the selection process, accommodations for applicants with disabilities are available upon request. Please notify the Human Resources department if assistance is required.  The Original Cakerie is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes all applicants.