Forklift Operator

  • Location
    Richmond, British Columbia
  • Salary
  • Job type
  • Category
    Industrial & manufacturing - Forklift Driver

Adecco extends a captivating invitation to you – step into the limelight by joining our client's dynamic team in the oil industry as a temporary, full-time Forklift Operator in Richmond, BC.

As a Forklift Operator, you'll assume a pivotal role in our operations. Your responsibilities span a wide spectrum, including the preparation of documentation, managing shipping and receiving, efficient picking and packing, as well as maintaining cleanliness and organization. You'll operate within strict compliance with training in Health & Safety, Security, Quality control, ISO standards, and SOP’s.

The ideal candidate for this extraordinary opportunity should come equipped with a wealth of experience in general warehousing, ideally within a 3PL (third-party logistics) environment. Familiarity with courier shipping systems like WMS and TMS will be highly valuable. Plus, you should have the physical ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

Don't let this thrilling chance pass you by – apply today and embark on an adventure filled with purpose and opportunities to shape the future of our industry. Be part of a team that's propelling innovation and excellence to dazzling new heights!

  • Salary: $23/hour

  • Location: Richmond, BC

  • Schedule: Monday - Friday | 8:30am – 5:00pm

  • Job Type: Temporary | Full-time

Here’s why you should apply:   

  • Hires fast, pays weekly 

  • 4% vacation pay paid out on each weekly pay cheque 

  • Free access to our Aspire Academy for continuing professional education 

  • Pathway to permanent hire (if applicable) 

  • Medical and dental benefits once qualified 

  • Free training programs 

  • $50 voucher for boots in partnership with Mark’s Work Warehouse 

  • New and quicker onboarding process 

  • Generous referral bonuses

Key Responsibilities:

  • Operate a Counterbalance Forklift, Stand-Up High Reach Truck, and Electric Pallet Jack.

  • Unload cargo from truck trailers and containers.

  • Check and put away received cargo to the designated areas.

  • Print and check shipping orders.

  • Pick orders and prepare them for safe transport.

  • Work on special projects and repacking operations.

  • Load cargo into truck trailers or containers.

  • Work on same day shipping.

  • Verifying all documentation (waybills, packing lists).

  • Use warehousing management system and maintain accuracy of inventory.

  • Maintain warehouse in a neat, orderly, and efficient fashion.

Key Requirements:

  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada

  • Experience in general warehousing in a 3PL environment.

  • Experience with courier shipping systems such as WMS, TMS, etc.

  • Good written and verbal communication skills.

  • Must be able to lift to 50 lbs.

  • Must hold a valid forklift certificate from an external forklift course.

  • Must have experince with operating a Sit-Down Counterbalance Forklift, High Reach Trucks, and Electric Pallet Jack.

  • Must have a High School diploma.

  • Must have WHMIS training.

  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods is an asset.

  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check.

  • Steel Toe boots required.

Are you interested in this Forklift Operator in Richmond? Don't wait any longer, send us your application! Our dynamic recruiting team is ready to welcome you and support you on the path to success!

Do you feel like you might be lacking some skills for this position? Don't worry - we've got you covered. Click here to learn more about the Aspire Academy and start your free training journey today.

  • Apply with Adecco

Reference number CA_EN_1_026526_2156446

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Adecco’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Adecco representative.

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