YARD PACKAGING / FORKLIFT Counter Balance Operator
Trillium Talent Resource Group
Mississauga, ON
5d ago

Job Description

Position : YARD PACKAGING / FORKLIFT Counter Balance Operator NEEDED

SHIFTS : - Monday Friday

TIMING : 8 : 30am-5 : 00pm OR 10 : 00am-6 : 00pm and flexible to work when needed until 8 : 00pm

PAY : $19.82 / Hour

Location : Royal Windsor Drive and Winston Churchill Blvd, Mississauga


The Yard Packaging person reports directly to the Distribution Center Coordinator with a dotted line to the Yard Team lead and will be responsible for preparation of Customer Orders and Transfers of our yard products through manual lifting, bundling and palletizing processes.

Through use of Material handling equipment, the candidate will move the completed packages to the appropriate staging or loading zone.

Responsibilities will include some or all of the following :

  • Using Metal strapping machines, Hand wrap and tape : complete bundles of pipe and fittings prepared by the order pickers
  • Follow instructions
  • Attach pack ID’s as instructed by pickers
  • Attach complete pipe bundles to pallets for shipping when needed.
  • Move the completed packages to the appropriate staging area
  • Follow all Health and Safety and facility rules and regulations
  • Contribute to maintaining a clean and safe work environment
  • Daily inspection and log of material Handling equipment
  • PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES (application depending on assignment) :

  • Inspect Material Handling equipment for safe operation
  • Understand and apply general inspection requirements

    Maintain a log, record issues and attain Management Sign-off

  • Prepare bundles of material for final shipment
  • Use manual steel-strapping machines to secure bundles

    Attach bundles to pallets when necessary

    Attach the correct Pack ID to the bundle when complete.

    Quickly work through list of assigned packages

  • Advise the Distribution Center Coordinator and / or Team lead on any issues.
  • Participate in the Annual Physical Inventory count. (if applicable)
  • Any other duties assigned

    Excellent communication, interpersonal and problem solving skills

    Ability to lift 50 lbs regularly.


    Will regularly encounter problems in distribution which require judgement to identify alternative courses of action, but through prior exposure, experience and established procedures / policies can determine the most appropriate course of action and possess the ability to work through difficult problems with the Distribution Center Coordinator.


    Interacts on a daily basis with Distribution Center Coordinator and Shippers / Dispatchers

    Interacts on a daily basis with Customers and drivers

    Interacts daily with other Distribution Center staff.


    Will require constant carrying and / or lifting of objects varying in size and weight (up to 50 lbs.), Will require

    Walking through the Distribution Centre Pipe Yard, shipping and office areas.

    Operation of material handling equipment with attention proper safety regulations and Facility / Corporate policies.

    There is a considerable amount of sensory attention required.

    Stress is moderate and is created by the need to manage multiple priorities and deadlines.

    Safety Shoes or boots required all other safety gear will be supplied.

    The incumbent understands, respects, and adheres to the workplace Health and Safety rules and regulations.

    Requirements :

  • Must have warehouse experience doing physical heavy lifting
  • Must be able to do lots ofstanding, bending, crouching,throughout the shift
  • Must to keep up with the deadline
  • Ability to move 10-50lbs at any given time
  • Must have good work ethic, this job isn't easy and is very repetitive
  • Must be able to follow direction given by the supervisor
  • Must be able to multi tasks and can do other task than what's assigned
  • Good communication, reading and written skills
  • Must be Mathematically inclined
  • Must have safety shoes CSA Approved
  • Attention to details
  • If interested please visit our office Monday Fridaybetween 9 : 00a.m.-3 : 00p.m.


    Mississauga Office

    50 Burnhamthorpe Road West. Suite 401

    Office : 905-766-1447


    Please bring the following :

    Updated resume, SIN card, Photo ID (Driver's license or Passport or health card) and 2 work related references, Void Cheque for Payroll and Forklift Certification (If applicable).

    It will probably be an hour that you will be in to complete the test and interview

    Or email to Tess : mcapanas trilliumhr.com

    Please indicate on subject line position applying for when emailing resume.


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