Forklift Operator
Drake International
Edmonton, AB
Drake International provides fantastic opportunities for individuals to work full-time long term temporary and permanent assignments. Our clientele are currently ramping up for their busy season and require great temporary employees to help with warehousing, specifically forklift operation.

We are currently hiring for a Forklift Operator that is experienced with counterbalance forklifts, reach trucks and / or cherry order pickers. If you are the right fit and prove yourself to be a superstar employee, this is your chance to get your "foot in the door" for a permanent job with our client.

The Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate has a go-getter personality and is willing to go above and beyond in his or her daily duties. You will be eager to impress and make a difference in our client's productivity!

Job Description

Your day to day duties will involve moving product around the warehouse on the forklift as well as other general warehousing duties required. Our clients warehouse is an extremely busy environment, and as such, attention to detail and precision on the job are a must.


You must be in good physical condition and be able to consistently lift 50 - 70 lbs of product that cannot be moved via forklift.
1 - 3 years of experience on a forklift is an absolute must.
Third party forklift certification is also required.
Own form of transportation would be an asset

Must be open to cross training for different positions within the warehouse.
Clear and legible hand writing for paperwork purposes.
Operate sit down counterbalance forklifts, cherry order pickers and reach trucks on a regular basis.
Identify and report any damages of shipments.
Daily shipping / receiving of products.

Compensation: $17 - $18/hour

Personal Protective Equipment you are required to supply:
Steel toed boots
Safety vest
Safety glasses
Work gloves
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