Forklift Operator-Counterbalance/Reach

Full Time, Permanent
Aldergrove, Langley
Posted 1 month ago

Our client in the Fraser Valley is looking for an experienced Forklift Operator who loves the COLD! The temperatures range between -2 and 4 degrees, with a wind chill factor of -20 degrees.


  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Punctual, as shipping/receiving runs on a schedule and some things can be time-sensitive.
  • Basic math skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to complete the necessary paperwork in an accurate and legible manner.
  • High regard for safety.
  • Able to safely operate warehouse equipment, such as power jacks and Counterbalanced rider trucks
  • Ability to adapt to a changing workload while maintaining a high level of accuracy.
  • Able to work in a cooler / freezer environment for long periods of time.
  • Able to lift 25-30kg as required
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member.
  • Build and maintain good communication with Leadhands and Supervisors, identifying problems, working on solutions, providing recommendations, etc.


  • Fill out daily mobile equipment inspections before use.
  • Observe all safety policies and procedures; wear appropriate safety equipment.
  • Loading and unloading trailers by hand or mobile equipment as required.
  • Prepare out-going shipments by staging completed orders on the dock prior to pick up.
  • Receive incoming shipments of various products, sort, count, and insure material matches the Unload Tally paperwork for that shipment. (take pictures as required)
  • Inspection of incoming/outgoing products – check for any damages, dirty containers, broken pallets etc.(take pictures as required)
  • Filling out the daily shipping / receiving logs with the required information
  • Transport received products to freezer/cooler to be put away.
  • Maintain cleanliness of the warehouse by sweeping and removing the trash.
  • Hand wrap pallets as required to reduce damage and ensure safe transport or storage.
  • Perform all duties in a highly ethical manner and in accordance with Company policies and procedures.
  • Report all incidents to a Leadhand or a Supervisor, such as damaged product or equipment.
  • Participate in inventory activities as required.
  • Performs general warehouse functions as necessary.

Payrate is $20.00 per hour, with full benefits after 3 months. Shifts are afternoons or graveyard. Must have reliable transportation.

Job Features

Job CategoryForklift, Trades & Labour, Warehouse

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