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Forklift / Material Handler

Full Time
2 days ago
Forklift / Material HandlerTake your next career step at ABB with a global team that is energizing the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future.At ABB, we have the clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions: gender, LGBTQ+, abilities, ethnicity and generations. Together, we are embarking on a journey where each and every one of us, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences.

Come and join ABB Installation Products Division, the number one manufacturer of electrification products in North America with a 125-year history of providing innovation and customer focused solutions for connecting and protecting electrical systems, as well as a unique differentiated medium voltage offering. Our products are used all around you, every day - orbiting the earth, working on Mars, on the fastest trains we ride, in the fastest cars of the world, crossing oceans, in factories producing your food, in the tallest buildings of the world, in the most modern hotels and in the walls of your home. ABB Installation Products Division, formerly Thomas & Betts, is a global leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of products used to manage the connection, protection and distribution of electrical power in industrial, construction and utility applications. With a portfolio of more than 200,000 products marketed under more than 35 premium brand names, ABB Installation Products Division offerings are found wherever electricity is used. Working at ABB means having access to a complete benefit package, a group pension plan as well as growth opportunities within the company. Important: Compressed schedule of 4 days worked on 7, including 12 hours Saturday and 12 hours Sunday
Your responsibilities
  • Operate a side loading lift truck, in narrow spaces (training offered)
  • Ability to use an electric / manual pallet and perform daily inspections (refresh training offered)
  • Get products from the tables in the production area and deliver them to the shipping department, and bring the required materials to the production tables according to the schedule
  • Perform transactions using KBM and TOPS (training offered)
  • Work as machine operator during the down-times, and open to perform any other tasks
  • Detect non-conformities and apply the quality process
  • Apply quality procedures and policies and participate in the various continuous improvement activities

Your background
  • Ability to perform basic computer transactions
  • Ability to read and perform simple calculations
  • In good physical shape and ability to occasionally lift/carry loads (Max. 50 pounds)
  • Good dexterity & coordination
  • Ability to work independently, prioritize needs and work under pressure (promised dates & shipping deadlines)
  • Open to job rotation
  • French or English, spoken and written, bilingualism is an asset

More about us
Named to Forbes 2020 list of top 15 employers in Canada, ABB values the dedication, commitment and expertise of our employees. ABB is an Employment Equity Employer and believes in an inclusive and diverse workforce. Committed to ensuring that all policies and practices respect the Employment Equity Program, we aim for our workforce to be truly representative of the four designated groups; women, aboriginal people, members of visible minorities, and/or persons with disabilities. ABB will provide reasonable accommodation to applicant with disabilities and encourage applicants to self-identify in the application process.