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Driver/Shipper/Receiver

Calgary, AB, Canada

Description:

Canam Group is the largest fabricator of steel components in North America. Specialized in designing construction solutions and fabricating customized products since 1961, Canam Group takes part in an average of 10,000 construction projects each year in one activity sector divided into three groups of products and services: buildings, structural steel and bridges. The Corporation operates 25 plants across North America and employs over 4,900 people in Canada, the United States, Romania and India.

Canam currently has an opportunity for a permanent full-time, professional Driver/Shipper/Receiver at our steel joist and deck manufacturing plant in Calgary, Alberta.

As a member of our team, your responsibilities include:

  • Move materials to staging areas or to transportation vehicles
  • Stack and secure materials in designated areas
  • Complete waybills for shipments
  • Load transportation vehicles and secure materials
  • Accept items by confirming item and specifications
  • Operate overhead cranes or other appropriate equipment for lifting, lowering, pushing, pulling, carrying, handling or transporting heavy or awkward loads
  • Work outdoors within the elements, and varied weather conditions
  • Unload and move items to storage locations
  • Comply with all applicable Health and Safety principles, procedures, policies and Canam safety program

 

As the ideal candidate, you possess:

  • A valid AZ/Class 1 driver’s license
  • Clean driver’s abstract
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Overhead crane and forklift experience in the steel industry
  • Proficient English speaking, reading and writing skills
  • The ability to safely lift up to 70 lbs and good physical condition (ex.: can walk/stand/lift/carry/bend/reach/kneel for extended periods of time)
  • Punctuality, maturity, reliability, and strong work ethic
  • Two to three years of related experience or training in a similar position or in the manufacturing industry
  • The ability to work shift work; previous experience working shifts and weekends would be an asset

 

Work Environment:

Canam is a steel manufacturing environment with constant exposure to high levels of noise, dust, dirt and extreme temperatures (hot in summer and cold in winter). Safety PPE (personal protective equipment) must be worn while onsite (steel-toed safety boots, safety glasses, etc.) Daily interaction with production personnel, managers and other team members.

 

Remuneration: 
In this permanent, unionized full-time position, you will receive competitive remuneration, benefits, profit sharing, as well as opportunities for training.

 

 

Canam Group Inc. appreciates your interest in this position. Please note, however, that only those selected for an interview will be contacted. We reserve the right, upon the candidate’s written authorization and at the company’s expense, to perform criminal, credit and job-related medical background checks as part of the hiring process.

 

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