Material Handler (Princeton)

Wage Negotiable based on experience; Exceptional benefits,
Location Princeton, (Ontario, Canada)
Type Full-Time Position, Day Shift
Wage Negotiable based on experience; Exceptional benefits,
Location Princeton, (Ontario, Canada)
Type Full-Time Position, Day Shift

Why Walters?

  • Profit Sharing and Group Retirement Savings Plan
  • Certified as Great Place to Work Canada 2019
  • Named as one of Canada's Best Managed Companies
  • Employee Family Scholarship Program
  • Flexible health benefits that work for you and your family
  • Great Culture, Family oriented and community involvement initiatives
  • Uniform, tools, equipment and personal development and ongoing training.
  • Safety orientation & rewards program
  • Bi-weekly lunches program

Job Description

The Material Handler is responsible for the efficient and accurate movement of materials both inside and outside of the plants/property abiding by Walters safe work practices and procedures.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Efficient and accurate movement of materials in and outside of plants
  • Rig, hoist and move materials to and from Walters.
  • Assists in the movement of material in the plant/property by use of crane, forklift, tow motor etc.
  • Ensures safe work practices are adhered to.
  • Load Planning and Building
  • Loads and unloads trailers, as required, to Walters Standards.
  • Ensures all tools and equipment are operated with care.
  • Accurately fills out all required paperwork and ensures records remain up to date.
  • Performs housekeeping tasks as assigned.

Desired Skills and Experience


  • Completion of Secondary School


  • Demonstrated ability to learn

Skills, Knowledge and Competency Requirements

  • Understanding of material handling equipment i.e. forklift, tow motor
  • Ability to operate overhead cranes
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety procedures
  • Understanding of weight balance and center of gravity
  • Advanced Problem Solving Skills
  • A team player, who can interrelate and operate efficiently with peers and other associates within a collegial, yet demanding, work environment
  • Organization Skills and the ability to be flexible in managing changing priorities
  • Strong time management skills

Working Conditions

  • Working indoors and outdoors year round
  • Manual dexterity
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs

Walters Group is committed to providing accommodations throughout the interview and employment process. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs. #IND1

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