Reference : CAN00056

Material Handler

  • Technical Production
  • Canada OAKVILLE
  • Permanent / Regular
  • Posting date : 02/15/2022

Position description

Material Handler for World Class Manufacturing Company.

Location: Oakville

Shifts available: Monday to Friday

· Day Shift: 5.30am – 2pm

· Afternoon Shift: 1.30pm – 10pm

· Night Shift: 9.30pm – 6am

Rotating every 2 weeks through all 3 shifts. Beat the traffic!

Here’s what we do…

CertainTeed is a subsidiary of Saint-Gobain -- the world’s largest building materials company with a 350-year legacy of innovation and growth. Saint Gobain group is leader in sustainable product development and environmental stewardship. We’re proud to that Saint-Gobain North America was recognized by Top Employers institute as on the best workplaces in North America.

For 113 years, CertainTeed has been synonymous with quality, trust, innovation, and service. Our team designs, manufactures and distributes materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. We provide comfort, performance and safety while addressing the challenges of sustainable construction, resource efficiency and climate change. CertainTeed’s broad product offering includes insulation, ceilings, roofing, siding, fence, railing, deck, exterior trim and gypsum board products

Here’s what you’ll be responsible for in this role…

  • Organizing Warehouse and product storage.
  • Load product for shipment by following the related steps for shipping products and also receive and unload product.
  • Operate forklift for warehouse duties and shunting rail cars for receiving product
  • Unload bulk powder for product.
  • Computer skills will be an asset when working on the warehouse computer and interact with PDA/HMI, updating a perpetual, computerized inventory control system and verifying the physical stock count against the computer when stock is added or removed;
  • Can do attitude. You must have a passion for maintaining quality control while receiving and shipping in a fast-paced environment. You will be working among a group of committed and highly safety focused team members in an inclusive culture
  • Support all safety programs and compliances to ensure a safe work environment for all employees


Job Key Elements Here is what’s important to have to apply:

  • Should have Forklift License level 4 - for solid tires, internal combustion engine (propane) trucks
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods training
  • The ability to deal effectively and courteously with everyone-Respect is a key value
  • Ability to lift in excess of 25 kilograms/50 pounds
  • A high school Diploma or equivalent

Who are we ?

What we offer…

Besides a great work culture where we work hard, while trying to have fun with various team-building events, regular companywide activities geared towards our employees and a strong safety culture we also offer the following:

  • Work Hours: 40 hours per week with overtime availability
  • Rotating Shifts: Rotating every 2 weeks through all three shifts (Day: 5.30am-2pm; Afternoon: 1.30pm – 10pm; Night: 9.30pm – 6am)
  • Salary: $26.41/hr . You will also be eligible to participate in the quarterly paid Bonus Plan.
  • Benefits: We offer a very compatible Extended Health & Dental plan plus basic Life Insurance
  • Pension Plan: You will be able to enter into the Defined Benefit Pension Plan on day one
  • Training: The company offers regular training to ensure compliance and recertification + Tuition Reimbursement.
  • PERKS: Too many to mention- here are a few: Great product discounts not only for our product lines, back up day care options, fitness subsidies, amazing team spirit!
  • Volunteer Day off: Give back to the community – each employee has one paid day a year that they can use towards volunteering their time and effort with a registered charity
  • We offer our people the chance to give back to the environment and contribute to sustainability

Things you should know about working at our manufacturing location:

  • We are committed to providing one of the safest work environments. This means you will wear a uniform, PPE. Reflective vest, provide safety tips, and recognize each other for working safely
  • We are customer focused, and together we focus on the customers to ensure their satisfaction; because meeting customer expectations are a must, quality and productivity are critical
  • Noise levels vary and can sometimes be loud in parts of the building. Hearing protection will be provided and is required to be worn at all times while working in the Plant.
  • Even with climate controls, temperature in some parts of our plant may vary cold during the winter months and hot during the summer months. Especially if you are working in the Warehouse area.
  • Some tasks will require standing in one place for extended periods of time (up to 8-12 hours a day), while others involve walking around the facility, including climbing stairs – comfortable safety shoes (CSA standard Green Triangle) are a must!

We are located at Bronte Road near Wycroft Rd and Speers Rd. Only an 8-minute Bike ride or a 11-minute Bus ride along the Oakville Transit Bus Route (6, 10, 13, 33, 34) from Bronte Go station.

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We look forward to hearing from everyone but please note that due to the volume of resumes submitted, only those selected for next steps will be contacted. To stay in touch with CertainTeed, follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook and Instagram

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