Shipper/Receiver – Forklift Operator (SDC)- Night Shift

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Brampton

Sofina Foods Inc

Night Shift (9:00 pm to 5:30 am)

Sofina Foods Inc. is one of Canada’s leading manufacturers of primary and further processed protein products for both retail and foodservice customers as well as international markets. We manufacture pork, beef, turkey, chicken and fish products. Our family of brands include: Cuddy, Lilydale, Janes, Mastro, San Daniele, Fletcher’s, Vienna, Riserva and Zamzam. We are also the exclusive distributor of Italy’s finest Rio Mare, Lavazza and San Benedetto products in Canada.

Position Summary:
Reporting to the Distribution Supervisor, the Shipper-Receiver/Forklift Operator (Night Shift) is responsible for picking orders, loading and unloading products and materials from trucks.

For training purposes, you might be required to work in am shift(5:00 am to 1:30 pm) or pm shift (1:00 pm to 9:30 pm).

Key Accountabilities:
• Availability for pre-pricing products:

• Pre price product for customers.
• Keep track of inventory and items required for pre-pricing.
• Keep up with pre-pricing quantities needed and follow up with supervisor if any issues occur.
• Ensure pre-priced inventory is handled correct and segregated in the warehouse.
• Place various products into designated storage areas.
• Pick orders using the scanning system and stage loads.
• Maintain inventory.
• Load/unload trailers and containers as required.
• Operate reach truck, rider and dock stocker– MHE training required.
• Utilized as a back-up.
• Perform other related duties as assigned.

• Necessary skills for verbal and written communication in English.
• Must be able to perform heavy lifting, up to/including 50 lbs.
• Must have valid licenses and experience in Stand-up Counterbalance – Reach, Rider and Dock Stocker.
• Practical Testing to be performed prior to start.
• Attention to detail and willingness to learn and take ownership.
• Ability to work up to 40 hours per week plus overtime.
• Ability to prioritize, multi-task and organize in a rapidly changing environment.
• Display a positive and proactive attitude.
• Necessary skills for working in a team environment and strong Leadership Skills.
• Work in and promote a safe environment.
• Other relevant duties as assigned by the Distribution Supervisor and or their Designate.

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
• Fast-paced environment
• Physically demanding – lifting up to 50lbs
• Attention to detail
• Work under pressure
• Handling heavy loads
• Hand-eye co-ordination
• Standing for extended periods
• Production deadlines
• Cold/refrigerated environment


Sofina Foods Inc. is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (‘AODA’). Applicants are asked to make their needs/requirements, for the purpose of accommodation under AODA, known to Human Resources when they are contacted for an interview.


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