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Job Details

Forklift Operator

Posted on Jan 28, 2021 by Pacific Coast Warehousing

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $16.00 to $18.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 15 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Casual Part Time Leading to Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Mar 24, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Pacific Coast Warehousing

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Additional Skills

  • Build pallets
  • Ship orders
  • Provide customer service

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Work Setting

Warehouse

Vehicle and Equipment Experience

  • Light trucks
  • Industrial lift trucks and fork-lifts
  • Dollies and hand trucks
  • Strapping machine

Specific Skills

  • Wrap goods
  • Pick orders and stock
  • Make labels and attach to goods
  • Organize and maintain inventory

Work Site Environment

  • Noisy
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

Urban area

Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • Dependability
  • Reliability
  • Adaptability
  • Efficiency
  • Energetic
  • Hardworking
  • 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

Mar 24, 2021

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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