We are a family oriented and rapidly growing aluminum extrusion company looking to add driven, dedicated and career focused individuals to our team! We have been in operation since 1953 and have been recognized as one of Canada's Best Managed Companies for the last three years.
We offer a complete compensation package including : competitive benefits, profit sharing, opportunities for personal growth and professional development.
We are currently on the hunt for Material Handlers to help manage material within our operations. If you are driven, love to learn and are looking for a company who invests in their people then explore a career with ALMAG!
Directly responsible to Packaging Manger. Must respond to requests from all plant personnel when the need arises. Functionally responsible for safe handling and storage of material and the safe operation of forklift in a safe and courteous manner.
Ensure forklift is in good working condition, reporting any malfunctions defects or issues immediately
Check radiator, engine oil, hydraulic oil and brake fluid each day before start-up
Adequately supply material to the area of assignment, making sure that there is no downtime caused by material shortage
Follow the flow of material procedures ensuing that material is moved, stored and document effectively
Ensure material is tagged with work order number, die number, number of pieces and temper and that load is free from debris before transporting from production, fabrication or packing areas
Ensure all aluminum scrap bins at saw locations and presses are emptied a half hour before the end of each shift and have weights and their origin accurately documented appropriately
Stack material safely and efficiently without causing damage to property or surrounding material
Weigh all material and record gross weight on skid before loading on truck
Ensure all paper work is complete before loading material on truck
Comply with all quality related policies, procedures and system requirements
Assist in other departments as necessary
Other duties as assigned
Candidates should have a minimum of 2 years’ experience operating a counterbalance forklift full time
Must be able to read and write English and be familiar with weights and measurements
Basic computer skills required
Must have received training to operate a counterbalance forklift through a recognized institute
Must have valid counterbalance forklift license
A solid understanding of the following equipment / technology; forklift, snips, slings, tape measure, weighting scale, overhead cranes, dollies, chains, computers
Experience operating a multi-directional COMBI forklift is considered a strong asset
Minimum of grade 8 education
Training and valid certification to operate a counterbalance forklift
MORE ABOUT ALMAG
Since 1953, ALMAG has built a reputation as an industry leader in extruding high-visual, tight tolerance, complex, thin-
walled, lightweight and precision aluminum extrusions. Pushing the limits of industry standards, ALMAG is capable of providing Solutions to some of the most complex designs by combining its skills, knowledge and experience with engineering to deliver best in class, quality Solutions with the industry’s shortest lead times.
Benefits ALMAG Aluminum offers their employees include :
Health care spending account
Education assistance program
Health and dental
Critical illness insurance
Monthly social committee activities