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Job Details

Forklift Operator

Employer

Edvan Custom Metal Processing Ltd

Date Posted

July 18, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Nisku, AB
  • Earnings $18.00 to $24.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Aug 15, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Edvan Custom Metal Processing Ltd

Languages

English

Education

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

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Dusty

Work Setting

  • Manufacture
  • Oil and gas industry

Tasks

  • Load, unload and move products and materials by hand or with basic material handling equipment
  • Ship orders
  • Pick orders and stock
  • Weigh materials and goods
  • Make labels and attach to goods
  • Provide customer service
  • Pack and unpack goods
  • Sort, crate and stack goods
  • Install, lash and secure goods
  • Store cargo and materials
  • Transport and distribute materials and goods
  • Organize and maintain inventory

Certificates, Licences, Memberships, and Courses 

  • Forklift Operator Certification
  • Overhead Crane Certification
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate

Vehicle and Equipment Experience

  • Hoists or winches
  • Industrial lift trucks and fork-lifts
  • Overhead crane

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Weight Handling

  • Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)
  • Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)
  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Personal Suitability

  • Creativity
  • Hardworking
  • Positive attitude
  • Proactive
  • Dependability
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Life insurance
  • Registered retirement savings plan (RRSP)

Special Initiatives

  • Jobs for Ukraine: This employer has selected to promote this job through "Jobs for Ukraine”. Canadian citizens and permanent residents can still apply.

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 & Abilities
The Forklift Operator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

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 for this NOC group 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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Abilities

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