Material Handler x 2

  • Post Date: February 27, 2022
  • Apply Before: February 27, 2099
Job Description

One of our clients is seeking 2 qualified and experienced Material Handlers to join their team (1) for a day shift, and (1) for an afternoon shift.

  • Responsibilities:
    • Moving totes and pallets of product to and from production areas safely via walkie power-jack
    • Movement of combo totes and pallets of meat products throughout the plant
    • Assists Inventory Controller and Shipping Supervisor in organizing product in coolers and materials and supplies in dry storage rooms
    • Assists in daily product inventory counts, ensures FIFO product movement, and maintains overall inventory by identifying, labelling, and placing materials in stock
    • Maintain required HACCP and SQF food safety documentation
    • Utilization of RF Scanner and MRP software to track product movement
    • Must tolerate cold-room environment (0°C – 4°C)
    • Other related duties as assigned by Management
  • Qualifications:
    • Minimum 2 years warehouse, manufacturing product-movement experience
    • Experienced power-jack operator. Forklift operator a plus
    • Reliable, punctual, available for overtime when needed
    • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail is a must
    • Certified (or previously certified) and skilled in operating power-jack walkies
    • Grade 12 minimum with strong math and computer skills
    • Proficiency in English; speak, read and write
    • Ability to work independently without regular supervision
    • Must be physically fit, occasionally required to lift cartons up to 27 kg
    • Ability to work in cold environments for extended periods of time
    • Constant walking throughout the work shift
    • Food plant experience is a definite asset


  • Experience:
  • Warehouse: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Food Plant: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Material Handler: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Day and afternoon shifts are Monday to Friday. Some regular overtime including occasional Saturdays.
  • Salary: $16.83-$18.62 per hour
  • Expected start date: 2021-04-12