Forklift Operator (Night)

Bimbo Canada

Scarborough, ON

JOB DETAILS
LOCATION
Scarborough, ON
POSTED
30+ days ago

Description

Bimbo Canada is a leading producer and distributor of packaged fresh bread and bakery products with brands such as Dempster’s®, Villaggio®, POM®, Bon Matin®, Ben’s®, Healthy Way® and McGavins®. Dempster’s is the national brand leader and a market leader in the health and well-being segment of bread products in Canada.

Position Summary:
Individual is responsible to ship, receive, and record the movements of incoming or outgoing materials. Associate works both as a member of crew and individually, under minimal supervision, to perform the functions of the job. The role requires following instructions and pre-established guidelines.

Position Responsibilities:
  • Operate a variety of shipping equipment (e.g. Reach Truck) to load, unload, transport, and store materials into appropriate areas (e.g. Trailers)
  • Prepare tickets using the computer, Oracle software system
  • Maintain internal, manual or computerized record keeping system
  • Unpack, breakdown, code, and route goods to appropriate storage areas
  • Record shortages and reject damaged goods
  • Inspect and verify incoming or outgoing goods against invoices or other documents
  • Inspect shipping equipment, machines, and tools; report all malfunctions to supervisors
  • Ensure all work is carried out in accordance with Health & Safety legislation, Company Joint Health & Safety Programs, and Good Manufacturing Practices
REQUIRED CERTIFICATION/LICENCES:
  • Raymond Reach
  • Counter Balance
REQUIRED SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE:
  • Working knowledge of English both written and oral
  • Mathematical and Computer skills
  • Able to work flexible shift as required
  • Attention to detail, work in a safe manner
  • Able to work alone and as a team member
Working conditions:
  • Warm and humid working environment
  • Cold working environment as well when loading into freezer
  • Fast-paced manufacturing environment, repetitive tasks, and stand for extended hours
  • Physically demanding, heavy lifting, must be able to handle weight up to 40 lbs.