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Forklift Operator (Night Shift) in Winnipeg at WSB Titan

Date Posted: 10/11/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Company: Shoemaker Drywall Supplies

Location – 235 De Baets Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R2J 4A8


Shoemaker is Western Canada’s premier supplier of building materials. Our team is made up of dedicated and hardworking individuals who together create a rewarding and welcoming work environment.

Our Winnipeg location is currently looking for a highly motivated and customer-focused individual for the position of Forklift Operator on night shifts. The Forklift Operator prepares loads and unloads building materials in the warehouse through the safe operation of a lift truck. Together with other team members, the Forklift Operator works to exceed customer expectations

Shift is from 11am - 9pm Monday - Friday

A shift premium of $1.50 for the evening

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform daily inspections of lift trucks and complete required forms
  • Ensure lift truck maintenance and servicing requirements are met
  • Build orders to required specifications for delivery
  • Load and unload building materials in a safe, efficient manner
  • Check load contents for accuracy and secure materials
  • Ensure that all products are shipped on schedule, according to specific instructions by management to meet customer demands 
  • Maintain contact with supervisor(s) and work to resolve issues as they arise
  • Act as an ambassador of the company with all employees and customers
  • Follow all regulations, company policies, and procedures
  • Other duties as assigned by management

Job Requirements

Skills and Qualifications

  • Valid forklift certification (propane)
  • Minimum two years of experience
  • Available to work night shifts
  • Effective communication skills and ability to read and speak English
  • Knowledge of basic mathematics
  • Basic hand tool skills
  • Physical requirements include:
    • Ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs
    • Sitting and driving for longs periods of time
    • Frequently climbing up and down stairs
    • Pulling, pushing, bending and torso twisting movements with weight



  • Wages – competitive wages based on the market and experience
  • Benefits
    • Health benefits including drug and dental coverage, practitioners, vision, disability and life insurance
    • Retirement savings – RRSP or other
  • Perks – Company discounts (employee pricing, mobile phone plans, gym membership), recognition and training programs, opportunities for career advancement, group events and more

If you feel Shoemaker is a good fit for your career goals and skillset, we invite you to apply and look forward to reviewing your application.