Landscaping Centre Material Handler (Yard – seasonal)

Location: 3186 Carp Road, Carp, ON

What's the opportunity?

We are looking for a full-time Material Handler to join our team in Carp, ON for the landscaping season (early Spring through late Fall).

You enjoy physically challenging work, like to be outdoors, and thrive on the teamwork and work ethic that is required to meet the demands of our fast-paced environment. Your sense of accomplishment will come from knowing that you contribute to making people’s home exteriors more beautiful. You value working in a safe workplace as much as we take pride in providing one.

Your regular schedule is Monday to Friday from 7:00 am to 4:00 pm, with overtime hours possible during peak periods.

The wage range for this position is $20.00-$23.50/hour, based on your skills and experience.

Your day-to-day responsibilities:

  • • Picking orders of landscaping stone (“interlock”) and materials that will be used to build landscaping features
  • • Ensuring orders are complete and accurate, and identifying any issues or discrepancies
  • • Making material packages delivery-ready: safely bundling, strapping and labeling them for the next stage of handling
  • • Loading orders onto KOTT delivery vehicles and customer vehicles

What you need to succeed:

  • • Forklift experience is required
  • • Experience working with your hands
  • • Knowledge of landscaping stone products is considered a strong asset
  • • Quality and detail oriented
  • • Capable of heavy lifting (up to 50 lbs.), and able to stand for long periods
  • • Ability to work well as part of a team
  • • Ability to communicate well in English

Please note that CSA-approved safety footwear is required – KOTT will provide other PPE