Material Handler/Forklift Operator - SIGN ON BONUS!!!!

Xpedient Logistics - Longueuil, QC (30+ days ago)

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JOB SUMMARY

The Tire Handler is responsible for manually loading and/or unloading and stacking tires from/to containers and trailers onto pallets and moving pallets using a manual pallet jack. Forklift operators are required to putaway and pick orders.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Manually stack tires into or onto containers, trailers or pallets.

Utilize proper tire stacking procedures to ensure tires are stacked in a safe, secure and stable manner.

Properly sort tires before loading or unloading per paperwork specifications.

Verify correct and suitable trailers are used per paperwork specifications.

Accurately provide tire counts by correctly filling out proper paperwork.

Execute assigned unload/loading production schedule as assigned by supervisor/site management.

Pay close attention to detail and to ensure accuracy of paperwork and data.

Operate manual pallet jack to move pallets to staging area.

Effectively communicate with supervisors and co-workers concerning any incoming or outgoing shipment issues.

Maintain organization and cleanliness of work area and warehouse.

Adheres to all corporate and site specific policies/procedures, safety rules, and OH&S standards.

OTHER DUTIES

Perform other duties as assigned by management.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

N/A

MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Education and/or Experience

High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.

Ability to handle physical expectations of this role

Ability to perform duties with minimal supervision or guidance.

Strong attention to details, accuracy and accomplish job tasks in a timely manner.

Effectively adapt to change and thrive in a stimulating, fast-pace work environment.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Professional Designations – N/A

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES

Computer Skills

Basic

Language Skills

English (reading, writing, verbal)

Mathematical Skills

Basic to intermediate level to verify quantities of product, count inventory, or perform other duties associated with handling, storing and distributing client products.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Work experience in a tire distribution environment a plus.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of this job, the associate uses his/her hands to finger, handle or feel objects; reach with hands and arms; bend, stretch, twist, stoop, kneel, or crouch; talk or hear. Specific vision requirements of this job include close vision and distance vision.

  • Ability to lift up to 70lbs on a consistent basis
  • Ability to exert maximum muscle force to lift, push, pull or carry objects
  • Ability to use abdominal and lower back muscles to support part of the body repeatedly

or continuously over time

WORK ENVIRONMENT

While performing the duties of this job, the employee rarely is exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate. Warehouse is not temperature controlled.

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described above are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $16.50 /hour

Experience:

  • forklift operator: 1 year (Preferred)
  • warehouse: 1 year (Preferred)