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Job Details

Forklift Operator

Employer

Alberta Truss

Date Posted

September 12, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 to $25.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Oct 03, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Alberta Truss

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • Dusty

Work setting

  • Lumber/forestry industry
  • Manufacture

Tasks

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

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Counterbalanced forklift training
  • Rough terrain forklift training
  • Forklift Operator Certification

Vehicle and equipment experience

  • Strapping machine
  • Industrial lift trucks and fork-lifts

Transportation/travel information

Own transportation

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail

Weight handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Personal suitability

  • Adaptability
  • Energetic
  • Hardworking
  • Positive attitude
  • Proactive
  • Quick learner
  • Time management
  • Dependability
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan

Long term benefits

Group insurance benefits


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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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