General Labourer/Yard Worker

Posted July 10, 2019  |  Location: Toronto

Our yard in Etobicoke is where we house and store all of our gear and equipment. Our general labourers/yard workers play a very important role in facilitating the movement of our scaffolding gear to our customers who rent the material or have us build it for their project. We are looking to expand our yard team through an opening for a General Labourer/Yard Worker. This is a permanent, full-time position.

Ideal candidates will have strong, self-directed work ethic and work well with others. You must be able to work in various environmental conditions as this position works primarily outdoors. There is also heavy lifting involved due to the nature of our products. Ultimately, we are looking for reliable and motivated people who don’t shy away from hard work.

Please note that we will be moving to a new location in the Islington & Steeles area later this year and prefer candidates who are able and willing to move with us.

Job Duties:

  • Loading/unloading delivery vehicles
  • Order picking
  • Counting, stacking and organizing scaffold gear
  • Safety checks of gear and equipment
  • Keeping yard clean and organized
  • May operate company vehicle to deliver gear to customer or project sites
  • Understand and adhere to the company’s and OHSA’s safe work practices and regulations

Job Requirements:

  • G Driver’s license
  • Previous work experience in an Order Picker or Material Handler role preferred
  • Strength and ability to lift items in excess of 50 lbs
  • Punctual and reliable with reliable means of travel to/from work
  • Be a quick learner and take direction from others
  • Work well with others
  • Good communication skills
  • Good organizational, time management and prioritizing skills
  • Be willing and able to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Scaffold knowledge or forklift license not necessary but an asset

What We Offer:

  • Benefits after 3 months
  • Supportive team environment
  • On-the-job training
  • Opportunity for advancement