Monday , March 4 2024

Costco Jobs – Forklift/Power Equipment Operator

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Job Description:

Operates and maintains power equipment such as clamp or fork sit-down lift truck and electric pallet jack to move and prepare goods in/out of the depot.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Monitors power equipment and conducts daily inspections. Exchanges and inspects power equipment batteries.
  • Cleans up and clears work area of any debris or trip hazards. Follows safety procedures.
  • Operates fork sit-down lift truck to load delivery trailers. Scans outgoing goods as loaded to generate computerized shipping manifest. Completes all shipping documents according to Costco procedures.
  • Counts, and logs incoming and out going pallets. Loads and unloads trailers of pallets using manual and electric pallet jacks and power lift trucks.
  • Informs managers of any discrepancies or problems.
  • Hand stacks unpalleted goods for efficient use of trailer space. Maximizes cube space and distributes weight evenly over trailer axles.
  • Provides prompt, courteous member service
  • Operates clamp or fork sit-down lift truck to unload trailers and palletize floor-loaded goods. Transfers pallets of received goods to shipping lanes set up by warehouse or to other areas of the depot. Transfers empty pallet stacks within the depot.
  • Inspects condition of goods for quality, safety and stability. Secures goods on pallets with shrink wrap and labels for shipping. Verifies that the pallets being used are to Costco standards.
  • Operates electric pallet jack to move pallets of received goods to shipping lanes or to other areas of the depot.

Job Requirements:

  • Education/Training: High School Diploma or GED preferred.
  • Licenses/Certifications: Costco Food Safety Certification – Level 1 required. Costco Power Equipment Operator certification required within 30 days.
  • Experience: Previous forklift driver experience required.
  • Knowledge/Skills: None

Job Details:

Company: Costco

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Airdries, Alberta, Canada

Application Deadline: N/A

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