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Job Details

Forklift Operator

Posted on Nov 19, 2020 by Apps Cargo

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $18.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 10, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

Apps Cargo

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Forklift Operator Certification

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Work Setting

  • Warehouse
  • Trucking company
  • Railway transport company
  • Cross-docking facility

Vehicle and Equipment Experience

  • Industrial lift trucks and fork-lifts
  • Dollies and hand trucks
  • Reach trucks
  • Pallet lifters

Specific Skills

  • Wrap goods
  • Pick orders and stock
  • Operate a variety of equipment to load, unload and move materials and products
  • Make labels and attach to goods
  • Organize and maintain inventory
  • Sort, crate and stack goods

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Attention to detail

Work Location Information

Urban area

Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Dependability
  • Reliability
  • Adaptability
  • Collaborative
  • Efficiency
  • Energetic
  • Goal-oriented
  • Hardworking
  • Integrity
  • Positive attitude
  • Proactive
  • Quick learner
  • Time management

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Dec 10, 2020

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Forklift Operator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Material Handlers (manual)
METHODICAL

Interest in comparing information to perform other material handling activities such as counting, weighing, sorting, packing and unpacking

OBJECTIVE

Interest in feeding - offbearing to move household appliances and furniture on and off moving trucks and vans

innovative

Interest in arranging articles in vans to form compact loads and in securing articles to prevent damage and breakage

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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