As industry leaders, VPC Group is Canada’s largest foam and fiber manufacturer. We have been a premier supplier to Canadian and US manufacturers for over 61 years. With an unmatched footprint from coast-to-coast, we provide world class products and service to partners throughout North America.
Vitafoam Products Canada (Vancouver), a division of VPC Group Inc., is looking for 1 permanent full-time Forklift operator with a current forklift license to support its manufacturing operation in Delta, BC for Day shift.
Day Shift -->Monday - Friday 6:00am - 2:00pm
The ideal candidate must demonstrate/possess the following skills, abilities, and competencies:
Safety & Cleaning Responsibilities:
- Abide by all safety policies, procedures, and best practices
- Identify, report, and avoid all hazards and always operate with safety in mind
- Report any near misses to supervisor
- Clean and organize work areas
- Requires the ability to lift, carry, push/ pull medium weights, up to 75 pounds
Packing/Material Handling Responsibilities:
- Select foam for production based on ganging labels
- Ability to repeatedly move materials
- Package finished products according to customer requirements
- Stack finished products in designated areas and/or on skids
- Assist shipping as needed
- Read/print and understand labels
- Locate/retrieve/place products in the warehouse
- Lift/push/pull up to 50 lbs / 25 kgs
- Use baler to compact excess material.
- Required to use both clamps and forks to stage for production
- Must have a reliable method of transportation
- Must have a positive attitude and value working well as an integral part of a team
- Manufacturing experience will be an asset
- Forklift certificate is mandatory
We thank all those who apply but only those whose background closely matches the requirements of the position will be contacted for an interview.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: From $21.00 per hour
Ability to commute/relocate:
- Delta, BC V3M 5R9: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)
- Do you have a current valid Forklift License?
Work Location: In person