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Operator, Forklift
Job Posting Category: Experienced Professionals (1+ years)
Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Industry: Packaged Goods
Job Category: Manufacturing
Years Experience: 1-2 Years
Job Type: Full-time
Posting Date: February 14, 2019
Job Location:

Oliver, BC
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Job Description

We are currently recruiting for detail orientated, organized, team player who is self-motivated to fill the position of Forklift Operator on the Warehouse team based out of our Oliver, BC Production Facility. This is a contract position.

The Role:

The role ofa Forklift Operator is tosupport production with timely delivery of required packaging materials, maintain inventory control and accurate picking of orders for distribution.

  • Safe operation of warehouse allocated counterbalanced forklifts.
  • Storage & delivery of required production materials to bottling lines.
  • Transportation and storage of finished products within warehouse / distribution Centre.
  • Operation of automated palletizer.
  • Assist with freight receiving and loading as necessary.
  • Stock rotation and inventory control.
  • Order picking & put-away.

Job Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Valid forklift operator certificate is an asset
  • Strong commitment to quality with attention to detail.
  • Candidate must be hands on, dependable, and self-starting.
  • Good problem solving abilities
  • Teamwork and customer service skills.
  • Ability to work rotating shifts.
  • Ability to learn and operate production support equipment – palletizers/de-palletizers.
  • Knowledge of safe warehouse practices, including safe materials handling skills.
  • Ability to understand and perform mathematic calculations.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Maintain an organized work place.
  • Ability to lift 55 lbs.
  • Ability to learn an automated inventory control program.

About Arterra Wines Canada:

Arterra Wines Canada is Canada’s leading producer and marketer of wine and wine related products, with operations in British Columbia, Ontario and Quebec. The company’s portfolio includes great brands like Jackson Triggs, Inniskillin, Ruffino, Robert Mondavi, Kim Crawford and Meiomi. We offer a wide range of exciting career opportunities in sales, marketing, operations, production, finance and administration. As a part of the Arterra Wines Canada team, employees are encouraged to improve their skills and performance throughout their careers through various professional and educational development programs. Arterra Wines Canada provides a robust onboarding program in addition to ongoing training initiatives to help employees integrate into the organization quickly and maximize their growth potential.

We are committed to establishing a qualified workforce that reflects the diverse population it serves and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals. We are also committed to preventing and removing barriers to employment for people with disabilities, and we invite you to inform us should you have any accessibility or accommodation needs.

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