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Material Handler


  • Prioritise with Order Maker or SF Driver constantly, to get orders completed on time, to optimise production
  • Regularly review lumber inventory levels, and report to Yard Foreman of any shortages and overages
  • Ensure all material is stacked and secure, crossers are properly aligned, and load weight is uniformly distributed to ensure a stable and safe stack
  • Work with Small Forklift Driver or Order Maker to direct placement of incoming and outgoing material
  • Ensure grade of material is attained when order making, while meeting Fonthill, Industry, Customer, and Grading standards


The following are the principal qualifications for this position:

Personal Characteristics

  • Able to multi-task, learn and apply new information quickly
  • Comfortable with variable workloads
  • Individual who can adhere to aggressive timelines
  • Basic English and communications skills
  • Able to work in an environment which is subject to constant review and requires efficient use of time to maintain production schedules.
  • Able to take direction or work independently, and exercise judgement where supervision may be minimal


  • 1 – 2 year’s experience working as a Labourer, industry experience is an asset.
  • General knowledge of lumber and building products
  • Able to perform manual tasks