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Yard Forklift Operator- Delta, BC

Delta, BC, CA

Abbotsford Concrete Products





Job ID:  234781


Abbotsford Concrete Products is looking for a Yard Forklift Operator- Delta, BC. We design, manufacture and inventory an extensive selection of hardscape concrete products including paving stones, walkway slabs, yardscapes, landscape/retaining walls, and garden walls – available in colours and textures rivaled only by nature.




Key Responsibilities:

·       Forklift operation; including the loading and off-loading trucks in a seasonally busy environment (spring/summer/fall)

·       Working with customers (truck drivers) to ensure all product ordered is safely loaded onto truck, may be required to answer general questions about product

·       Ensure that all personal entering the yard is complaint with safety rules and standards (e.g. all truck drivers must be wearing P.P.E and use corner boards, etc.)

·       Act as the last line of defense in the quality control process by ensuring product being loaded meets quality standards

·       May inspect transfers of product (coming into the yard) for damage caused during the transportation process and report to supervisor

·       During the seasonal slow-down will be required to support other departments including production, sales/marketing, and general plant/office maintenance on a variety of projects (e.g. building display boards, covering the production line for breaks, building shelves, etc.)

·       Responsible for preparing picks (special orders for customers)

·       Preparing and building fire-pit bundle kits for customers

·       Receive and distribute deliveries within the site

·       On a daily basis work, collaboratively with Customer Service department on orders

·       Maintain housekeeping in yard and various buildings on property

·       Participate in company inventory process and control (e.g. cycle counts, seasonal count, raw material count, etc.)

·       Other duties as assigned



·       Must be comfortable with walking, climbing, standing and lifting (physically strenuous); must be able to lift up 50 pounds without assistance

·       Must be comfortable working in a variety of climates (mostly outdoors in hot and cold temperatures); dusty & noisy

·       Willingness to complete a variety of work assignments

·       Must be a champion of safety practices and adhere to all safety protocols and workplace policies

·       Must be friendly, outgoing, energetic, well-spoken and comfortable working with a variety of people (internally and externally)

·       Must be able to memorize lot lay-out and product information very quickly



·       Must have prior 1 to 2 years of experience operating all-terrain forklifts

·       High School Diploma or equivalent

·       Previous experience loading trucks (e.g. b-trains) is considered an asset

·       Available to work extended shifts when required (overtime)


Why you should join today:

  • Competitive hourly wage and excellent variable pay plan
  • Comprehensive Benefit Program (many are Employer paid)
  • Matching GRRSP
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