Material Handler – Yard

Location: Ottawa, ON - AND - Stouffville, ON

Closing date: August 3, 2021

What's the opportunity?

Our goal is to get our customers what they need, when they need it and our Yard team plays a huge role in delivering on our promise of “on time, in full”.

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 building people’s homes. You value working in a safe workplace as much as we take pride in providing one.

Wage for this position starts at $17/hour – your pay will be based on your skills & experience

Your day-to-day

  • • Picking orders of lumber and materials that will be used to build walls and floors
  • • 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

 

What you need to succeed:

Experience

  • • Experience working with your hands
  • • Framing experience is considered a strong asset
  • • Forklift experience is considered a strong asset

Skills & Qualifications

  • • Quality and detail oriented
  • • Capable of heavy lifting daily, 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