Warehouse Forklift Operator

London, Ontario
London, ON
21.33  Hourly
Full Time
M-F 1pm -9:30pm

We are in need of a new ingredient!

We are in search of an amazing Warehouse Associate/Forklift Driver here at The Original Cakerie. If that is you, and you want to work at an amazing company, then keep reading!

The Original Cakerie Ltd. is one of four premium dessert manufacturing companies owned by Bain Capital managed by Dessert Holdings.  We are a rapidly growing company comprised of The Original Cakerie Ltd. (London Ontario & Delta British Columbia), Lawler's Desserts (Houston, TX), Steven Charles (Aurora, CO) and Atlanta Cheesecake Company (Atlanta, GA). We are poised for continued growth by bringing high quality products to both retail grocery and food service across North America. Led by a senior team with strong company pedigrees and experience driving improvement – we have exciting opportunities to be a part of this high performance, growth focused organization.

We are looking for a Full Time forklift operator/warehouse Associate.  This is an exciting opportunity to grow and gain experience with The Original Cakerie.

Responsibilities & Duties: 

  • Locating products in the warehouse; use of reach truck required
  • Order selection and loading of trailers
  • Housekeeping of the receiving and shipping areas
  • Working with power equipment, hi-reach forklifts
  • Adherence to procedures, safety practices and policy

Position Requirements:

  • 3 to 5 years of experience
  • Receiving, picking and shipping
  • Knowledge of Outlook
  • Have strong communication, oral, written and comprehension skills
  • Be able to work quickly, under pressure, and have a sense of urgency
  • Be able to record and reconcile information while prioritizing
  • Have the ability to work independently and with minimal direction
  • Have strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task
  • The flexibility to meet the ever-changing needs of the department
  • Outstanding work safe attitude and safety record
  • Good attendance record
  • This position will require reach truck certification to support the shipping Operations in the department. 
  • Forklift #2 (counter-balance & narrow aisle) and power jack experience required.
  • Please note: Heavy lifting is required up to 22 kg.
  • Must have experience on CROWN or RAYMOND reach trucks
  • Experience with double wide racking preferred.
  • This is a Monday to Friday role 1:00PM to 9:30pm

The probationary rate for this role is $21.33 (70 Shifts)

The full rate for this role once probationary period has passed $23.70

This position offers medical, dental, and extended health benefits, as well as company contribution retirement plans

We thank you in advance for your interest in The Original Cakerie.  Due to volume, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.