Forklift Operator

We are currently seeking a permanent, full-time Forklift Operator, starting in September, 2021. As part of the shipping and receiving team, it will be your responsibility to receive, tag, store, track, and coordinate inventory.

Key responsibilities include:


  • Operate and maintain forklift safely and efficiently, receiving and unloading deliveries, and organizing and storing tagged inventory
  • Verify extrusion types and quantities against the packing list
  • Note the quantity in each bundle separately beside each line item on the packing list; complete the inventory tag and affix to each bundle ensuring each tag is clearly marked with blue marker supplied
  • Forward all original packing lists to Sotawall’s Material Resource Planner

Extrusion Orders

  • Pick and prepare extrusion cutting orders for relocation to saws
  • Priorities must be given to rush cutting order requests
  • Pick and prepare extrusion orders for shipment to finishing vendors
  • Complete shipping paperwork accordingly


  • Recycle tags – Clean and reuse inventory cards
  • Inspect bundles in inventory and replace any missing/damaged tags
  • Periodic inventory cycle counts and reconciliation

Other duties or special projects as assigned

Minimum requirements to apply:

  • Ability and licensed to safely use various lifting devices such as forklift, overhead cranes, etc., with knowledge on how to properly maintain equipment
  • Strong organization skills, with the ability to prioritize and juggle multiple tasks, particularly when it comes to receiving, organizing, and labeling material
  • Ability to communicate effectively with different departments and people, and to communicate using different mediums
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, responding to urgent tasks/matters as they arise
  • Team player, with a results-oriented mindset
  • Basic computer literacy or technological proficiency an asset

All applicants, please email with your CV/Resume or apply online  QUICK APPLY