Job Description

Reach Stack Operator

We are looking for a Reach Stack Operator for our shop in Mississauga, ON.

Summary:
The Reach Stack Operator is responsible for loading, unloading and stacking shipping line containers off of trucks.

Pay: $25/h plus - based on experience.
Hours: Monday to Friday 7:00am to 3:00pm

Benefits:
  • Holiday and vacation pay
  • Extended health benefits
  • Pension plan
  • Consistent, year-round work
  • Tool allowance after 1 year of service
  • Boot allowance after 1 year of service
Duties/Responsibilities:
Reach Stack Operator Duties
  • Operate reach stacker to lift containers from truck chassis according to movement requirements on a daily basis.
  • Ensure yard is maintained to provide optimal performance.
  • Inspect equipment for any visual possible damage.
  • Inspect equipment at beginning of shift to ensure that it is operating properly.
  • Identify and report any safety problems, malfunctions, or damage to yard handling equipment, before, during or after the shift.
  • Follow safe operating procedures and instructions, preventing any injury to persons, or damage to containers and other equipment and property.
  • Complete container handler or lift truck inspection sheet.
  • Complete daily inventory report.
  • Interpret and complete paperwork associated with the unloading of trailers.
  • Possesses and demonstrates the ability to perform assigned tasks in a manner that adheres to the companies Safety, Health, Environmental and Security policies.
  • Performs other related work as required.
Washrack Duties
  • Exterior washing.
  • Assist with interior flushing.
  • Valve cleaning and assembly.
  • Observing tank entries.
  • Clean Hoses and Pumps.
  • Operation of cleaning systems and controls (valves, piping, start/stop switches, timers).
  • Perform general laborer duties.
  • Use cleaning equipment, i.e. spinners, hoses, pumps, drummed cleaning products and product residue (up to 100 lbs.).
Experience/Requirements:
  • Must have a valid driver's license.
  • Must have 2-3 years' experience as a reach stacker operator or forklift operator.
  • A valid reach stacker license from a recognized training provider is required.
  • Proficiency in the operation of lift-truck, up to 21,000 pounds (10,000 kg) capacity is an asset.
  • Ability to work outdoors in varying weather and environmental conditions, with heavy equipment, and exposure to dust, pollen, noise and vibrations.
  • Ability to Frequently climb and balance, gripping hand-holds while working at heights of 4-8 feet (1-2 meters) off the ground.
  • High school diploma or equivalent General Education Diploma (GED).
  • Ability to lift approximately 20 lbs repetitively and safety.
  • Good hand-eye coordination and visual acuity.
  • Ability to follow instructions and work independently.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
  • Ability to read and comprehend standard procedures and practices.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Must be able to work on uneven and/or slippery surfaces.
  • Physical activity will be required when handling cleaning equipment, i.e. spinners, hoses, pumps, drummed cleaning products and product residue (up to 50 lbs.).
  • Hazardous chemicals are used in both manual and mechanical cleaning process. Respiratory protective equipment may be required for handling certain products (HAZMAT training provided).
  • Required to work on top of trailers (12-13 ft) with the aid of fall protection and raised catwalks. Required to climb ladders.
  • Vision requirements include close, distance, color, peripheral and depth perception.

Trimac Safety Commitments
We make safety a part of every decision.
We make safety personal.
We have the courage to intervene.


Trimac Transportation is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to employment equity. We value a diverse workforce and are committed to hiring practices that are fair and equitable.

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