Forklift Operator (Stand up Counterbalance)

    Hamilton, ON, Canada
    • Competetive Pay Rate
    • 12 hour rotating continental shifts
    • 3-6 months term

    Kelly Services is pleased to be supporting our client in the Food industry with their requirement for an experienced Stand-Up/Counterbalance/Walkie Operator in Hamilton.

    Shift: Must be flexible to work rotating 12 hour continental shifts.

    Pay Rate:from $19.50/hr + 4% vacation pay.

    Primary responsibilities:

    • 80-90% Forklift operation
    • 10-20% Manual Palletizing
    • Supply candy trays to the production lines and taking away empty pallets
    • Operates fork lift to push pull lift stack tier or move products equipment or materials in warehouse area.
    • Follows regulatory requirements.
    • May use technology (PCs scanners etc.) to complete job tasks.
    • Loud environment, must be aware of their surroundings at all times as they will wear ear plugs
    • Operating in small areas and near employees. Safety is the number one priority.


    • Minimum of High School education is required
    • Minimum 1 to 2 years of related experience
    • Counterbalance and Walkie Certification is required
    • Experience working in a fast-paced environment
    • Experience with SAP would be an asset
    • Strong communication skills

    Kelly Services offers:

    • Eligibility for stat holiday pay
    • Free training on
    • Weekly direct deposit pay (e-pay stub)
    • Access to a Kelly onsite representative
    • Access to Mondelez Employee Store

    Important information: These positions are recruited for by a remote Kelly office, NOT your local Kelly branch. Please apply directly with your resume to the posting.

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    Category: Manufacturing and production

    Reference ID: CA762CTL000124

    Date Posted: 17/06/2020


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