Careers

In anticipation of continued growth, Upwardor® is always accepting resumes for dynamic, professional individuals to join our team. Together we strive to be a unique and successful Canadian company. If you are looking for a challenging career in a progressive, forward thinking, multi-technological company, e-mail your resume to our Human Resource Department.

We are currently seeking candidates to fill the following positions:

Title: General Labourer

SUMMARY

The General Labourer will be required to perform tasks involving physical labour in the Residential/Commercial Department, and will be required to operate a variety of hand and power tools. The General Labourer will be responsible for the efficient production of products according to established procedures, following all safety protocols and workplace policies.

DUTIES

• Assemble garage door panels using powered tools, drilling, and cutting. Installing windows, pvc weather strip retainer, and bottom weather.
• Manual Material Handling – moving piles of door panel between departments. Use of hand pallet lifting device may be required.
• Provide support to continuous process lines when in production.
• Assisting other manufacturing departments when needed
• Work in accordance with health and safety rules and policies
• WHMIS trained.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

SKILLS, ABILITIES AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS

• Read/Write/Speak English
• Use of hand powered tools
• Use of measuring devices (primarily measuring tape * important*)
• Use of router machine, orbital wrapping machine
• Mechanical aptitude an asset

WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

• Must perform work in non-climate controlled manufacturing facility
• Extended time on feet and walking
• Manual dexterity and hand to eye coordination for operation of hand/power tools
• Working at waist height
• Lifting above waist and periodically above shoulders
• Frequent, bending, walking carrying and lifting. Occasionally lifting 50 lbs.


Title: Shipper/Receiver

SUMMARY

The Shipper/Receiver will be responsible for ensuring accurate and seamless incoming and outgoing shipments. The Shipper/Receiver must load and unload shipments regularly, with the capability of repetitive heave lifting, and use any necessary equipment. The Shipper/Receiver must understand the impact of this position to other business functions that depend on the accuracy and efficiency of incoming/outgoing items.

DUTIES

• Load, unload, move, stack and stage product and materials using a forklift (occasionally) or other power equipment.
• Maintain equipment and materials in a neat, clean and orderly fashion.
• Operate the forklift machine.
• Match product with shipping orders.
• Unloading inbound shipments safely and move product to storage locations.
• Efficiently stack and store the merchandise in the appropriate areas.
• Efficiently move product from storage areas into trailers or containers.
• Keep appropriate records and reports to guarantee that tight inventory control and security are maintained.
• Assist in physical inventories.
• Manually loads trucks with co-workers.
• Cuts and preps both commercial and residential weather strip.
• Assist in wrapping door panels and product manually and using an orbital wrapping machine.
• Assist in loading bulk trucks with box or flat bed.
• Services customer pick-ups and in a timely manner, showing courtesy and politeness.
• Picks residential and commercial components to prep according to work orders.
• On a daily basis, inspect and perform minor maintenance on assigned equipment.
• Operate all equipment in a safe and efficient manner.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

SKILLS, ABILITIES AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS

• High School diploma or equivalent.
• Must be a certified forklift driver.
• Must be able to read, count accurately, do simple math and write legibly.
• Must also be capable of sitting, standing and walking for extended periods.
• Must be able to twist, stoop, squat, reach above shoulder level and crouch on a frequent basis.
• Must be able to use proper technique to lift 50 pounds.

WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

• Must perform work in non-climate controlled manufacturing facility
• Extended time on feet and walking
• Manual dexterity and hand to eye coordination for operation of hand/power tools
• Frequent, bending, walking carrying and lifting. Lifting occasionally 50 lbs

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V. Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities are available upon request.

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