Forklift driver

Location : Centre de distribution et transport -

Display date : 2019/06/07

Are you passionate about retail? Are you ready to take on new challenges in a stimulating and atypical work environment? If you are a well grounded person with a lot of energy, we want to meet you!




Within the transportation and supply department organize: the movement of all donated merchandise, the deliveries to be done and disposal of garbage. Help with the training of the participants to fulfill the mandate of workplace reintegration of people facing barriers to finding a job.




Under the supervision of the head of the transport and supply team:


  • Empty the trucks coming in with donations or deliveries
  • Distribute the merchandise to the appropriate locations (warehouses, reject zone, sorting etc.)
  • Bring the reject bins and rotation to their appropriate locations depending on their content
  • Prepare and send the merchandise to the various stores or for exportation
  • Assure easy access to the loading dock and warehouse
  • Assure that the fences and doors to the loading dock are locked at the end of the work day
  • Notify your immediate supervisor when the garbage container is full
  • Control the loading and unloading of the trucks
  • Safely drive the forklift and the pallet truck and check its mechanical state and report any breakage or other abnormalities to the supervisor
  • Guide and accompany the participants in their training and in the performance of their tasks
  • Respect and follow the safety regulations, wear the necessary safety equipment and train the participants to do so as well
  • Manage the arrival of new material
  • Verify the inventory summary (reserve, transport material etc.)
  • Adapt the type of stock handling to the particular products, to their weight and resistance
  • Participate in the upkeep of the workplace


Aptitudes, Knowledge and skills required


  • High school diploma
  • 3 years of pertinent experience
  • Very good physical condition
  • Ability to vigorously support the mission of reintegration and the philosophy of Renaissance
  • Ability to work well as part of a team and possess good communication skills
  • Open-minded, tolerant, accepting and respectful of others
  • Adaptable, good sense of organization and honest
  • Ability to operate one or different types of forklifts
  • Have good spatial orientation to organize the placement of stock in order to maximize the utilization of the available space ( in the warehouse, truck, container etc.)
  • Valid driver’s licence
  • Valid licence to drive a forklift


Schedule :

day, evening, weekend

Working conditions :

  • A stimulating, constructive, safe and pleasant work environment that values diversity and teamwork;
  • The S.A.G.E. (système d’apprentissage global et évolutif) : an in-house employee training program with regular refresher updates;
  • Advancement possibilities: 80% of all management positions are filled internally, encouraging personal growth and employee development;
  • Paid professional training ;
  • Internal events and social activities ;
  • A group insurance plan ( medical, dental, life and disability) ;
  • Paid personal days ;
  • A Christmas bonus of up to $ 500 ;
  • Additional paid days off during the holiday break;
  • Many corporate discounts (STM, EXO et Communauto) ;
  • Competitive salaries and a bonus for referring employees ;
  • A recognition program ;
  • A group RRSP.

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