Are you a hardworking, driven, and committed individual?Do you enjoy working with your hands and being in a fast-paced environment?If you consider yourself a team player, adaptable, energetic and maintain a positive attitude, we want to meet you!Our busy distribution warehouse located in Surrey, BC is the leader in the construction industry, a wholesale supplier of premium rain screens, building envelopes, insulation and specialty building products that work as a system to keep buildings protected, dry, durable and energy efficient. We are a service focused distributor who value integrity, team work, resourcefulness and fairness. We are currently looking for a Forklift Operator to join our Operations team.This is a full-time temporary to permanent opportunityLocation: Surrey, BCSchedule: Monday-FridayShift time: 8-4:30PMWage: $21.00-$23.00 You can meet the shift, schedule and job requirementsVehicle required as this site is not transit friendly You have previous experience in a like minded facility You are legally permitted to work Fulltime in British ColumbiaAdvantagesFull-time, Permanent opportunityStarting wage: $21.00-$23.00 Monday-Friday scheduleOpportunity for OvertimeOn the job trainingGreat friendly work environment and strong company cultureLocated in Surrey, BCFree parking at front of buildingResponsibilitiesAs the Forklift Operator, duties include but are not limited to:Pre-pick orders as they are received and/or assign and delegate as required. This includes late afternoon orders for the next day.Ensure orders are picked accuratelyMonitor to ensure orders are loaded in a timely and safe mannerCreate BOL's for drivers picking up and getting a signed copy for recordsBook freight for outbound shipments and review quotes to obtain the most cost-effective approach for shipmentsUpdate and follow shipping schedule strictly as orders may be updated for products, quantities or delivery datesPlan and create a shipping rate table through use of existing carriers and new carriers (will require some research)Schedule delivery times for incoming productsUnload and count (or delegate) all products being received any discrepancies to be reported to Accounting and/or management in a timely fashionCheck for damaged products and follow appropriate procedures for material with expiry dates (track receipt dates with manufacture dates; ensure reasonable expiry dates)Ensure warehouse is clean, swept, neat, tidy and in a orderly fashion at ALL timesMaximize warehouse space and participate and provide input into space saving ways.Organize product lines in designated areasKeep shipping and receiving documents on fileParticipate in inventory counts and become the main proponent of counts (cycle counting, year-end counting, various counting as needed) who will be responsible for initiating, tracking and recording all count resultsAlways find ways and be looking to be more efficient down the road (this may include coming up with best shipping, storage, and receiving practices, new equipment etc.) Attend, if applicable, warehousing seminars, classes, or schoolingStore and Record Damaged inventory separate from regular stocked itemsCommunicate with other departments on a daily basisBecome familiar with our company software so that you may create reports that improve the efficiency and effectiveness of warehouse operationsQualificationsThe ideal candidate for this role will meet the following qualifications:Previous experience with forklift equipment in a warehouse setting (1 Year)Team player, adaptable, and energetic with a positive professional attitudeAbility to work in a high-paced environmentEffective oral and written English communications skillsBasic computer knowledge, including data entry and emailPrevious Sit-down Counterbalance Forklift and Pallet Jack experience, no ticket requiredPrevious shipping and receiving experience, understand the role entirelyExcellent problem solving, interpersonal and communication skillsOutstanding organization skillsValid Drivers LicenseSteel Toed Shoes and a Face Mask will be mandatory on siteYou can meet schedule and shift requirementsYou are legally entitled to work in British Columbia, CanadaSummaryIf this sounds like the perfect job opportunity for you, look no further!We are also accepting referrals and offer a bonus that will put extra cash into your pocket- ask us about it to learn more.To apply, please send your resumes to:Nadleen @ firstname.lastname@example.orgGary @email@example.comVia @ firstname.lastname@example.orgFor more opportunities with us, please visit the link belowhttps://www.randstad.ca/job-seeker/explore-sectors/Randstad Canada is committed to fostering a workforce reflective of all peoples of Canada. As a result, we are committed to developing and implementing strategies to increase the equity, diversity and inclusion within the workplace by examining our internal policies, practices, and systems throughout the entire lifecycle of our workforce, including its recruitment, retention and advancement for all employees. In addition to our deep commitment to respecting human rights, we are dedicated to positive actions to affect change to ensure everyone has full participation in the workforce free from any barriers, systemic or otherwise, especially equity-seeking groups who are usually underrepresented in Canada's workforce, including those who identify as women or non-binary/gender non-conforming; Indigenous or Aboriginal Peoples; persons with disabilities (visible or invisible) and; members of visible minorities, racialized groups and the LGBTQ2+ community.Randstad Canada is committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible workplace for all its candidates and employees by supporting their accessibility and accommodation needs throughout the employment lifecycle. We ask that all job applications please identify any accommodation requirements by sending an email to email@example.com to ensure their ability to fully participate in the interview process.