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Job Details

Forklift Operator Posted on Mar 08, 2018 by GUARDIAN PERSONNEL COMPANY

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $19.23 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 3 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Mar 22, 2018
Job Requirements






Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

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

Forklift Operator Certification


2 years to less than 3 years

Additional Skills

  • Build pallets
  • Ship orders

Weight Handling

Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Work Setting

  • Warehouse
  • Lumber/forestry industry
  • Retail/wholesale establishment/distribution centre

Vehicle and Equipment Experience

  • Industrial lift trucks and fork-lifts
  • Reach trucks

Specific Skills

  • Wrap goods
  • Transport and distribute materials and goods
  • Pick orders and stock
  • Operate computerized inventory control systems
  • Operate a variety of equipment to load, unload and move materials and products
  • Load, unload and move products and materials by hand or with basic material handling equipment
  • Make labels and attach to goods
  • Pack and unpack goods
  • Organize and maintain inventory
  • Sort, crate and stack goods

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Gloves

Work Site Environment


Transportation/Travel Information

Public transportation is not available

Work Location Information

Urban area

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 22, 2018

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)

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


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


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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