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Forklift Operator (Material Handler)

Location: Multimatic Manufacturing, Concord, Ontario, Canada

Posted: November 24th, 2022

 

Our Company

Multimatic Manufacturing is a division of Multimatic Inc. and a leader in the production of engineered mechanisms for the global automotive industry.  We are a full-service supplier, optimized for high-volume production, and focused on continuous improvement in all systems and processes to drive manufacturing efficiency.

The Position

We are looking for a Forklift Operator (Material Handler) and the successful candidate will be part of a team responsible for moving products and materials in our facility. Through safe and effective operation of a lift truck, the candidate will help ensure we are able meet production requirements.

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform and document daily inspections of lift trucks
  • Ensure lift truck maintenance and servicing requirements are met
  • Safely operate a lift truck to:
    • Ensure lines have sufficient components, stampings, and containers
    • Arrange the storage/transportation of stampings to and from assembly lines in organized manner
    • Ensure finished goods are verified by inspectors and approved before strapping and or putting into storage
    • Organize and return bins/ containers
  • Scan paperwork and move stampings and components to and from assembly lines
  • Use scanners to ensure lot traceability of components and stampings
  • Maintain a clean and tidy/organized work area
  • Adopt Kaizen principles and concepts and participate in GEAR activities
  • Maintain contact with supervisor(s) and work to resolve issues as they arise
  • Follow all regulations, company policies and procedures, and applicable standards
  • Other duties as assigned by management

Requirements

  • Valid forklift certification and proven experience operating a counter-balance lift truck
  • Two years of experience is preferred
  • Good hand-eye coordination
  • Attention to detail
  • Effective written and oral communication skills
  • Experience with bar code scanning and printing labels
  • Knowledge of basic mathematics
  • Physical requirements include:
    • Sitting and driving for longs periods of time
    • Frequently climbing up and down steps of the lift truck
    • Pulling, pushing, bending and torso twisting movements with weight

We offer;

  • A very competitive hourly wage
  • Overtime after 40 hours
  • Health benefits packages
  • A retirement savings including matching
  • Profit sharing
  • Two paid "Multimatic Days"
  • A healthy and safe work environment

To apply for this career opportunity, click below on "APPLY NOW" and send us your resume and cover letter outlining your professional experience. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Closing date for applications is December 23rd 2022

If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume.
We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.
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