Forklift Operator


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Dental care
Paid time off
If you are looking for a challenging position with Canada’s leading bottled water company, here’s your chance to join our team!
BlueTriton Brands is committed to conducting our business in a way that is sustainable, both in terms of our packaging and the natural resources we use. We’re focused on advancing our commitment to health and hydration by providing access to safe, clean water.
BlueTriton Brands consists of five business units: Corporate, Commercial, Supply Chain, Technical & Production and ReadyRefresh. Whichever one of these areas you choose to join, you’ll find yourself collaborating with a highly talented team on work that’s challenging, engaging and incredibly rewarding. You’ll be an essential element of our success: trusted, empowered and supported to make a lasting impact on the very future of our business. It’s a chance to use your knowledge, skills and experience to shine brightly and achieve your ambitions – all while delivering healthy hydration to millions of customers. Job Description
Position – Forklift Operator
Contract – potential for Permanent based on performance
Location – Hope, BC
Pay – $23.00/hour
Health & Dental Package available after 45 days
$0.75/hr night shift premium
Paid meal break

Rotating 12 hour continental shift schedule; 4 on 4 off; days and night shift.
5:55 am – 6:05pm, 5:55pm – 6:05am

Major Responsibilities:
Load trailers based on established load patterns.
Production palletizer operation and changeovers
Completion of palletizer/ wrapper PM’s as trained
Safe performance of assigned tasks
Proactive approach to safety and identifying potential hazards
Follow all warehouse/ production process to ensure compliance
Verify inventory while shipping/ racking using Visitrack
Infinity testing/ quality reporting
Perform pre-shift on forklifts before start of shift.
Maintain a clean and organized work area
Load / ship only quality product.
Report any un-safe act or observation
Attach identifying tags or labels, as required
Report damages and discrepancies for accounting, reimbursement and record-keeping purposes
Engagement in all NCE/ TPM activities
Manage relationships with peers and team-members to ensure achievements of department goals.
Understand all department KPI’s and strive to improve output
Other duties as assigned Qualifications
Previous forklift experience (current certification not required, we will provide)
Secondary school diploma
Demonstrated verbal and written communications skills
Demonstrated administrative organizational skills
Meets all technical skill requirements.
Desire to contribute and make a difference.
Physical ability to be able to occasionally hand stack cases when required, including lifting up to 50 pounds
Ability to work on weekends and holidays as needed
Ability to commute/relocate to Hope, BC: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work
Legally eligible to work in Canada
BlueTriton Brands’ position in the Canadian bottled water market is unmatched. More than half of domestic spring water products sold in Canada are produced by BlueTriton Brands, including the leading domestic natural spring water brand – Pure Life. We’re passionate about creating shared value for society in all kinds of ways: from providing careers and benefits to communities where we operate to environmental stewardship – most notably responsible water management, lightweight packaging and advancing recycling in our communities. As a valuable part of our team, you’ll receive a competitive total rewards package that may include healthcare benefits, retirement savings benefits and paid time off – something that will provide you with the support you need to thrive both inside and outside of work. It’s not just the work that you’ll find fulfilling here though. As you build a career with us, you’ll receive exactly the kind of benefits you’d expect from a leading name in healthy hydration. The only question is, what elements will help you succeed at our organization?
BlueTriton Brands is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. If you are selected to participate in the recruitment process, please inform Human Resources of any accommodations you may require. BlueTriton Brands will work with you in an effort to ensure that you are able to fully participate in the process.