Yard Worker/General Labourer

Peri Formwork Systems Inc - Bolton, ON (16 months ago)

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PERI is a leading global company in formwork, scaffolding and related engineering with over 8,000 employees worldwide. The world of formwork and scaffolding is an exciting area in which to work. PERI takes an avid interest in the growth and development of all employees as they are the driving force behind the company’s continued success.

Scope of the Position

The Yard Worker is responsible for servicing and maintaining PERI products and equipment to ensure optimal operation of our products and equipment on customer sites. This position is also responsible for the repair and maintenance of our components using hand/power tools and performing quality control on all returning materials.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

Counting and servicing parts to a defined quality, productivity and rental criteria standards
Differentiating parts and components between colours, shapes and sizes
Manual material handling of both large and small formwork and scaffolding components
Removing, repairing and replacing basic components using a variety of hand and power tools:
Hand tools may include hammers, chisels, screw drivers, spanners and pliers
Power hand tools may include drills, saws, grinders, routers and rivet guns
Accurately logging service work records
Actively participating in the cycle counts’ and inventory processes
Maintaining an exceptional attendance record with consistent emphasis on punctuality
Participating in all group health and safety meetings
Demonstrating a strong commitment to safety
Complying with all PERI policies and procedures, and provincial health and safety standards, at all times
Other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Requirements

Previous experience working in an outdoor environment with a variety of hand and power tools preferred
Ability to handle both large and small parts for material preparation and movement
Ability to differentiate between colours, shapes and sizes
Ability to perform basic addition, subtraction and multiplication and the ability to count parts manually
Excellent organizational and time management abilities
Ability to work in teams and/or independently
Dedication to promoting and maintaining the highest standard of workplace health and safety
Comply with the mandatory respiratory protection program where required

Working Conditions

Work is performed outdoors year round
Regular exposure to dust, dirt and grime
Constant exposure to forklift and transport truck traffic
Regular exposure to moderate noise levels
Availability to work overtime during weekdays and weekends when required
Must wear the personal protective equipment required in work areas
Half-face piece respirator must be worn when working in the warehouse

Physical Requirements

Capability to lift up to 10 kilograms/ 22 pounds on a regular basis and up to 20 kilograms/ 45 pounds on an occasional basis
Standing and walking up to 8.75 hours per day
Ability to reach at and above shoulder level as required


Health & Dental Benefits
Vacation: 4% of eligible earnings
Schedule: Mon-Thur 7:00am-4:15pm & Friday 7:00am-12:00pm OR Mon-Fri 7:00am-3:30pm

What's in it for you?

A rewarding experience
Great team members; our motto is “Stronger Together”
Be part of a successful global family-owned company
Opportunity for personal development
Innovation and continuous improvement: make suggestions and improve the way we do things
Participate in social events and fun activities
Be part of a team that lives the PERI Values: Entrepreneurial, Reliable, Open-Minded, Passionate
Be part of a team that lives the PERI Success Factors: Customer Proximity; Innovation Power; Family Company; Highest Quality
Competitive compensation package

Qualified individuals are invited to apply by submitting an application on company career site: https://www.peri.ca/company/career.html. We thank all applicants for their interest in the position; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Accommodation for candidates with disabilities is available throughout the recruitment process upon request.

PERI is an Equal Opportunity Employer

For more information, please visit our website at www.peri.ca