Lethbridge County, AB

Job description

Hire Standard is recruiting on behalf of a local production facility.

Forklift Operators are required to support production and shipping operations.

This is a fixed-term position with the potential to become a permanent position


  • Professional, accident-free operation of the forklift, and the precise keeping of the forklift inspections.
  • Systematic maintenance and cleaning of the forklift
  • Continuous tracking of the location of goods during material handling using WMS. Use the WMSystem accordingly and ensure accurate data entry.
  • Perform any other manual job at the direction of the warehouse supervisor or team lead (e.g. sampling, inventory, cleaning)
  • Keep the warehouse clean and tidy
  • During the seed delivery and return season: ensure proper (loading and unloading) of transport vehicles with quality packages to meet customer expectations
  • Maintain safety standards - initiate & follow emergency procedures when necessary


  • Forklift and/or warehouse experience.
  • Prior forklift certification preferred
  • Ability to count accurately when moving inventory
  • Ability to read scales
  • Ability to multi-task and detailed oriented
  • Being alert and aware when driving the forklift in a safe manner
  • Ability to work in tighter, confined spaces with a forklift
  • Positive Attitude
  • Eagerness to Learn
  • Team player, willing to take direction
  • Computer proficiency
  • Steel toed boots (all other PPE to be provided by the facility)
  • High School Diploma
  • Valid Drivers License and Clean Abstract

We Offer:

  • $22.00/hour, with $2-3/hour shift premiums
  • $500 retention bonus after 90 days
  • $1.50/hour bonus for all hours worked if you are still working with the team on March 1, 2023
  • Monday - Friday
  • 40 hours per week, with opportunities for overtime
  • 2 Week Rotating Shifts: Morning 7:00am-3:30pm and Afternoon 3:00pm-11:30pm
  • Team-based work environment

We thank all applicants for your interest; however, only those considered will be contacted.

By applying to this position, you agree to receive email communication from Hire Standard.