Location: 3186 Carp Road, Carp & 3228 Moodie Drive, Ottawa
From Spring through Fall this position involves being a Forklift Operator at our Landscaping Products Sales Centre on Carp Road.
During the off season/winter, hours will be available in the KOTT Yard on Moodie Drive.
This position requires significant use of memory, ability to multitask in a fast paced environment, work under pressure with minimal supervision and pay close attention to detail.
- Loading, unloading and moving products and materials by hand, or with basic material handling equipment
- Operating a variety of equipment
- Picking orders and stock
- Maintaining and organizing inventory daily
- Forklift experience required
- Previous retail experience, preferably in landscaping products
- Basic knowledge of interlock stone is an asset, or willingess to be trained
Skills and qualities:
- Able to manually lift 50 lbs and be in good physical health
- Strong safety focus
- Customer service orientation
- Able to work and communicate with others in a team environment
- Comfortable in a fast-paced work environment
- Self-motivated, hard working, positive
- Attention to detail
- Bilingualism (English/French) is an asset
Required licenses or certifications:
- Valid drivers license is mandatory
Reliable transportation is essential as KOTT is not on a bus route.
Wages will be based on skills and experience. KOTT offers a competitive benefits package, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities. We value a safe workplace.
KOTT is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with disabilities who need accommodations in the application or interview process should contact the KOTT HR Department.