Dock Worker Vacation Relief

Canadian Freightways - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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About Us:

Are you looking for a career with an industry leader? Since 1935, Canadian Freightways has provided freight transportation services across North America. We are looking for the following professionals to join our Edmonton Service Centre team: Dock Workers

In return for your commitment, we offer an attractive wage and superior benefits plan (in accordance with the collective agreement). Competitive hourly rate, shift premium of $1.50 for hours worked 13h59 to 05h59. Canadian Freightways believes in work-life balance and supports its employees through its Employee & Family Assistance Program.

Responsibilities:

  • Working in a busy warehouse environment, you will be responsible for loading, cross-docking, and unloading freight to maximize the efficient delivery of customer goods while maintaining a safe work environment.
  • Must be flexible with shift times and willing to work evenings, and overnight (Competitive hourly rate, shift premium of $1.50for hours worked 13h59 to 05h59)
  • Vacation relief is a temporary position which may run up to November 15th - possibility of extension determined by business need.

Qualifications:

  • The successful candidate will have a High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Experience in a warehouse environment
  • Must be available Monday – Friday, anytime
  • Ability to lift 75lbs and willing to hand-bomb freight
  • Experience operating a counterbalance forklift
  • Must be able to successfully pass a drug test for illegal substance and criminal background check (company paid)

How to apply:

Interested candidates are invited to submit their cover letter and resume online.

Canadian Freightways is committed to Employment Equity and encourages applications from all qualified women and men including aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and visible minorities.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Temporary

Salary: $20.96 /hour

Experience:

  • counterbalance forklift: 1 year (Preferred)
  • warehouse: 1 year (Preferred)
  • cross dock: 1 year (Preferred)

Location:

  • Calgary, AB (Preferred)

Licence:

  • forklift (Preferred)