Forklift / Material Handler - #740903


Date: 01/15/2022 03:30 AM

City: Marion, South Carolina

Contract type: Full Time

Work schedule: Full Day

Posting ID: 22367

Position Type:

Marion, SC, United States

Marion Plant (SC02)

Who We Are:

Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one of the world’s largest producers of sustainable lumber, pulp and paper - is a recognized employer of choice and an exciting place to grow your career.

We have an established presence in the southern US and in Western Canada, as well as sales offices around the world, and are proud of our committed team of over 6,500 employees.

Position Summary:

Forklift Operators use rolling stock equipment to move, organize and maintain inventory of lumber as well as load customer trucks and company trucks.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Operate large industrial forklifts using hand and foot controls to safely maneuver and lift packs of lumber and other items as necessary
  • Review picklists, locate, pick up, and load packs of lumber for customers ensuring accurate and timely loading
  • Distinguish between different grades and sizes of lumber, identify defects and take appropriate action to resolve quality issues
  • Work with other lift truck operators and management to complete shipping responsibilities and respond to customer needs
  • Assist with spilled lumber by physically moving and lifting boards weighing 5 to 25 lbs, perform other clean up duties as required to maintain order in shipping area
  • Perform inspections and check sheets on industrial forklifts to ensure they are in good operating condition
  • Other duties as assigned

Hiring for this position is ongoing and will be filled as required. To be considered for this position, please apply today.

As we continue to expand our company and our markets, now is the ideal time to grow your career with Canfor. We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages, and are committed to the professional development of our employees. Join Canfor for the stability, exciting career opportunities and growth potential while working for a recognized industry leader.

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Marion, South Carolina

Marion residents are known for their Southern charm, friendliness, and the enthusiasm for life. The city makes it a priority to maintain the beauty that is Marion and its natural beauty is one of the areas’ finest resources. Marion is close to great places for camping, fishing and other water sports and is just over one hour’s drive from Myrtle Beach. For more information, visit

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