Company : Slegg Building Materials
Location 2901 Sooke Rd, Langford, BC V9C 3W7
Slegg is Vancouver Island’s choice for building materials and home improvement products. Our team is made up of dedicated and hardworking individuals who together create a rewarding and welcoming work environment.
Our Langford location is currently looking for a highly motivated and customer-focused individual for the position of Forklift Operator .
The Forklift Operator prepares loads and unloads building materials in the warehouse through the safe operation of a lift truck.
Together with other team members, the Forklift Operator works to exceed customer expectations
Perform daily inspections of lift trucks and complete required forms
Ensure lift truck maintenance and servicing requirements are met
Build orders to required specifications for delivery
Load and unload building materials in a safe and efficient manner
Check load contents for accuracy and secure materials
Ensure that all products are shipped on schedule and according to specific instructions by management to meet customer demands
Maintain contact with supervisor(s) and work to resolve issues as they arise
Act as an ambassador of the company with all employees and customers
Follow all regulations, company policies, and procedures
Other duties as assigned by management
Skills and Qualifications
Valid forklift certification (propane)
Forklift experience is essential
Effective communication skills and ability to read and speak English
Knowledge of basic mathematics
Basic hand tool skills
Physical requirements include :
Ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs
Sitting and driving for longs periods of time
Frequently climbing up and down stairs
Pulling, pushing, bending and torso twisting movements with weight
Wages competitive wages based on the market and experience
Health benefits including drug and dental coverage, practitioners, vision, disability and life insurance
Retirement savings RRSP or other
Perks Company discounts (employee pricing, mobile phone plans, gym membership), recognition and training programs, opportunities for career advancement, group events and more
If you feel Slegg is a good fit for your career goals and skillset, we invite you to apply and look forward to reviewing your application.