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Forklift Operator

Reference Number: AM883155922

Date Posted: 09/22/2022

Country: Canada

Province: Ontario

City: Ottawa

Job Type: Temporary

Salary Range: $18.00 - $0.00

Job Description

Are you looking for Full Time Forklift Operato / cherry picker work in Ottawa?  

Our client, located in Ottawa East, is looking to hire Certified Forklift Operators with 1 year of experience to join their team. This is  a full-time opportunity for hardworking and reliable candidate.  Able to re-certify if Forklift License has expired in the last 12 months.

  1. Days of work:  Monday - Friday 
  2. Hours of Work:  8am - 4pm

 Reporting to the Operations Manager, the Forklift Operator will be responsible for picking stock and moving various items throughout the facility using the forklift/counterbalance.

You’ll be working for Ottawa’s largest transportation company. 

What we offer:

  1. Weekly pay
  2. Pay Rate:  $19-18$/hr. 
  3. Immediate start
  4. On the job training
  5. Benefit package after 300 hours 


What you do:

  1. Load and unload trucks 
  2. Organizing freight for deliveries according to delivery schedule 
  3. Perform picking duties in an efficient manner 
  4. Move, stack and stage product using the Forklift
  5. Inspect and ensure that the equipment is running properly
  6. Ability to lift up to 60lbs 
  7. Build pallets when required
  8. Other duties, as assigned


Who you are:

  1. Minimum 1 years' experience driving a Forklift (counter balance)  in Warehouse environment
  2. Must be able to work in fast-paced environment
  3. Work efficiently as a team player and be able to work under minimal supervision
  4. Effective in communication
  5. Problem solver with excellent organizational skills
  6. Enjoy hard work and physical labor


If this sounds like the opportunity for you, apply today!

If you require additional information, please contact us at 613-237-3370.

We look forward to hearing from you !

About Drake International:

Since 1951, Drake International continues to be a global leader in flexible and permanent staffing: we help businesses find the perfect candidate and job seekers find the perfect career in Canada and across the globe.  Connect with us today.

Variation: Forklift driver, Warehouse, Shipper/Receiver, Order Picker


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Job Category:
GL - Warehousing and Distribution

Job Location:
Ottawa, Ontario

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