Position
Material Handler (Coquitlam)
Description

Labourer

Work with a driver delivering building materials to customers at their construction sites.

Industry experience is not necessary, but is appreciated. More than one person will be hired.

 

Working at _____________?

  • Landscaping
  • Moving furniture and equipment
  • Roofing
  • Construction

Let’s talk! Describe your strong sense of team and safety focus when applying for this labour position.

 

Live in ____ ?

  • Lower Mainland
  • Fraser Valley

Kenroc Coquitlam’s address is 2401 United Boulevard in Coquitlam.

Speak Punjabi? The manager for this position speaks Punjabi and English.

$ WAGE $

Industry-competitive wages

The hourly wage for this position is based on previous experience and certifications.

Overtime opportunities plus benefits (see below)

 

DAYS AND HOURS – SCHEDULE

Work days are Monday to Friday.

Shift typically starts at 6 a.m.

Some Saturdays may be offered.

 

TRAINING & SAFETY WORK WEAR

Experience is not necessary. Ongoing training for safety and job duties is provided.

Protective clothing and equipment are provided as is image wear.

Allowances are paid for purchasing jeans and steel-toed boots for this job after 3 months on the job.

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS

Be dedicated to our customers by doing physical labour in a safe and careful manner as part of a team.

Those offered the job must:

  • Be ready for physical labour
  • Repeatedly lift and carry heavy building materials (as much as 100 pounds/45 kg or more)
  • Arrive at work on schedule and fit for duty
  • Pass pre-employment drug testing
  • Be legally entitled to work in Canada without sponsorship
Responsibilities

RESPONSIBILITIES

The material handler assists the driver in delivering building products to customers’ construction sites.

The team unloads the materials by hand and, at times, with equipment, such as:

  • articulated truck-mounted booms
  • specialized carts
  • forklifts

The team must ensure the materials aren’t damaged during delivery and that each customer is satisfied with the materials and service provided.

Skills

PHYSICALLY ACTIVE

  • Interest in doing physical labour
  • Comfort with heights and ladders
  • Demonstrated endurance – capable of lifting and carrying repeatedly

SAFETY CONSCIOUS

  • Complete tasks in a safe manner
  • Follow directions and procedures related to safety
  • Ask questions to increase personal understanding
  • Be aware of and alert to hazards and respond appropriately

WORKS WELL WITH OTHERS

  • Good communication skills (listening, verbal and written)
  • Dedicated to satisfying customer needs
  • Enjoy team work
  • Present a tidy and professional appearance

ORGANIZED

  • Effectively manage time
  • Notice and attend to details

CONSCIENTIOUS

  • Produce quality work with minimal supervision
  • Remain alert and responsive in a fast-paced and demanding environment
Job benefits

Upon hiring

  • Employee image wear
  • Team-building events for fun
  • Employee purchase discounts
  • Employee & Family Assistance Program

After three months (successful completion of probation period):

  • Jean and boot allowances
  • Fitness allowance
  • Group benefits (health, disability, dental, vision, life insurance and more)

After one year:

  • Company pension plan
  • Employee Profit Sharing Program
  • Anniversary gift and company-wide recognition

And more….

  • Career development opportunities
  • Corporate sponsored training

Work towards:

  • Obtaining your Class 3 or Class 1 licence
  • Forklift Operator Certification
  • Boom Operator Certification
  • First Aid Certification
Kenroc as an employer

Kenroc is a specialty building material supplier. The company has been in business since 1967, steadily growing to 16 locations across Western Canada. Employees of Kenroc are committed to the company’s vision and are guided by its values of integrity, safety, customer service, people, community and success.

 

Learn what Kenroc employees have to say about their team and serving customers.

Employee reviews of Kenroc

Position: Material Handler (Coquitlam)

Thank you for submitting your application.

We will review all applications and contact those we wish to interview.

Good luck and all the best in your job search!

This opportunity close October 31, 2019

Contacts
Coquitlam

An immediate interview will be granted to those who visit.

2401 United Boulevard in Coquitlam

Monday to Friday 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Ask for Kelly, Wayne or Amrik.

Employment Type
Full-time
Working Hours
Work days are Monday to Friday. Shift typically starts at 6 a.m. Some Saturdays may be offered.
Duration of employment
Permanent
Base Salary
$ Industry competitive wages
Industry
Building Materials
Job Location
2401 United Blvd, V3K 5X9, Coquitlam, British Columbia
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October 31, 2019