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Forklift Operator

Location: Edmonton, AB, Canada

Department: HRfx on behalf of I-XL Building Products

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

Our client, I-XL Building Products (www.ixlbuild.com) has an opportunity for an experienced Forklift Operator to join their dynamic Edmonton team.

I-XL has been one of Canada’s leading suppliers of manufactured stone, brick, thin brick and natural stone for over 100 years. They have showrooms in Surrey, Calgary, Edmonton, Regina, Saskatoon and Winnipeg which boasts hundreds of samples for residential, commercial industrial and institutional installations.

The Yard/Forklift Operator will handle, transfer, and maintain inventory in such a way as to efficiently respond to the demands of customers, carriers, and the company.

Shifts: Monday through Friday 7:30 am – 4:00 pm and a ½ day shift every second Saturday

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform tasks for customers in an efficient, professional manner that meets I-XL service standards.
  • Locate inventory that has been purchased, prepare it for transport, and transfer it to the staging/loading area.
  • Handle all paperwork quickly and accurately.
  • Use radios for communication as required.
  • Unload inbound shipments quickly and move to the appropriate storage area.
  • Assure inbound and outbound shipments are accurate and free of damage.  Report variances and/or damages, writing off and disposing of unacceptable inventory.
  • Keep inventory organized, tidy and efficiently stored.
  • Keep the yard and warehouse areas clean and free from wood, plastic, and other materials.
  • Assist in snow removal, as required.
  • Keep forklifts in safe operating condition. Perform required inspections and maintenance work according to policy.
  • Always work in a safe manner and report any and all hazards.
  • Other duties as assigned.

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Valid Forklift Operator license, with 2-3 years of forklift experience.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Ability to regularly lift at least 50lbs.
  • Clear English communication skills - written and spoken.
  • Demonstrated ability to work well in a small team environment.
  • Strong work ethic and track record of reliability.
  • Valid Driver’s License.
  • Comfortable with working outside.

HRfx Consulting provides outsourced human resource solutions to small and medium sized business and is assisting our client in the collection and screening of resumes. We thank you for your interest in this position, however, only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview. Please do not contact I-XL Building Products directly.

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