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Title

Status

Location

Posted

Expires

Full time
Oakville, ON.
2020.02.14
2020.02.28

BACKRACK™ is the market leader in Cab Guards for pickup trucks.  Our innovative designs allow our customers to achieve the look they desire for their trucks. BACKRACK™ focuses solely on manufacturing a quality line of truck racks and accessories and are the leaders in truck racks across North America.

We are currently looking for a full time General Labourers for our Oakville plant.
Great entry level role with day shifts only (Mon-Fri). 
An excellent starting point for those interested in welding.
No experience required, training provided.

Wage is $14/hr

Benefits after 3 months

This role involves different aspects of production including:

·         Grinding
·         Finishing
·         Fabrication
·         Two person lifts, to minimize fatigue and spread the weight of the products as they are typically 55-70 lbs

To apply, please contact your Employment Specialist

Non-registered applicants, please contact your nearest Centre for Skills office location to schedule an appointment to register with an Employment Specialist.

·         Burlington: 905-333-3499 x140

·         Oakville: 905-845-1157 x101

·         Milton: 905-693-8458 x101

·         Mississauga: 905-855-6933 x101


Post ID: JD108
Hours: Full time
Status: Permanent
How to apply: jamie.dallan@centreforskills.ca
Full time
Milton, ON
2020.02.11
2020.03.05
Address: 3-8690 Escarpment Way, Milton, ON
Closest major intersection: Regional 25 and 5 Sideroad
Bus route or car only?: Either
Type of company: Distribution
Work conditions: Indoors

Job Description:
-Coordinate activities surrounding the warehouse operations (Shipping, receiving, put away, order picking)
-Unpack, inspect, sort and put stock away in appropriate locations
-Ensure pallets and shelving units are in good working conditions
-Pick customer orders for shipment and ensure accuracy by picking correct number and type of product
-Pick and pack orders in an accurate and efficient manner
-Organize stock and maintain inventories
-Perform daily inspection of forklift prior to use
-Maintain safety compliance when operating material handling equipment
-Report any unsafe work conditions that may occur

Qualifications Needed:
-Minimum 1 year of recent distribution or warehouse experience considered an asset
-High School Diploma or equivalent
-Experience using RF scanner or manual picking preferred but not required
-Required to operate material handling equipment - licensed with any one of the following forklifts considered an asset (in house training available)
- Counter Balance, Raymond Reach, Order (Cherry) Picker, or Dock Stocker
-Good work ethic and positive attitude
-Excellent attendance and punctuality
-Ability to work as part of a team with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment
-Strong communication skills both orally and written
-Ability to lift heavy objects up to 50 LBS
-SAP background preferred
I-ntermediate knowledge of computer applications

Hours of work: Monday - Friday 7:00am - 3:00pm

TO APPLY, please contact your Employment Specialist
Non-registered applicants, please contact your nearest Centre for Skills office location to schedule an appointment to register with an Employment Specialist.
• Burlington: 905-333-3499 x140
• Oakville: 905-845-1157 x101
• Milton: 905-693-8458 x101
• Mississauga: 905-855-6933 x101

Post ID: JD136
Hours: Full time
Status: Permanent
How to apply: See details on how "TO APPLY"
Part time
Milton, ON
2020.02.11
2020.03.05
Actively focuses on selling, upgrading and promoting Cogeco products & services. Provides professional services and solutions to meet customer needs. Schedules and inputs order requests using the compliance tools necessary.
Delivers face to face customer interaction that will entice customers to select Cogeco as their sole provider of Cable TV, Internet and phone services.
Highlights the features and benefits of all Cogeco products and services by confidently demonstrating sales behaviors as trained.
Promotes and up-sells products and services with both new and existing customers being agile to execute various sales techniques to maximize sales opportunities.

SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES
  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal).
  • As an ambassador of Cogeco, demonstrates high level interpersonal skills with a winning customer service attitude and professional communication etiquette and appropriate presentation as per our departmental dress code policy and guidelines.
  • Demonstrated navigation abilities within a Windows environment.Prior face to face & outbound sales experience is required. Must have previous experience working PCs 
  • Experience in google suite applications is preferred
  • Flexibility required with respect to hours of work as they may be required to work rotating schedules which include and are not limited to days/evenings/weekends/general holidays.
  • Hours may be subject to change as business needs evolve.
High School (post-secondary educatio

To apply, please contact your Employment Specialist;
Non-registered applicants, please contact your nearest Centre for Skills Employment Services office to find out how to apply:
• Burlington: 905-333-3499 x140
• Oakville: 905-845-1157 x101
• Milton: 905-693-8458 x101
• Mississauga: 905-855-6933 x101

Post ID: LM327-2
Hours: Part time
Status: Permanent
How to apply: clarksonweb@centreforskills.ca
Full time
GTA
2020.02.11
2020.03.07
Responsibilities: 
The candidate will be responsible for overseeing all trades and effectively managing daily on site activities. The successful candidate must possess the knowledge, experience and confidence to engage and professionally interact with the design professional's, consultants and client while successfully directing the sub‐contractors and other construction related personnel in planning, coordinating and safely executing the work in accordance with the contract documents, schedule and budget. This individual will work closely with the Project Manager and fulfill an integral role on the project. The candidate must be professional and a personable leader committed to the overall objective and self development within the company. 
  • Assist in the preparation of the project schedule  
  • Review the project plans and specifications and comment on the building design, scheduling, possible cost savings measures and potential construction problems  
  • Review and accept the general conditions budget 
  • Assemble the job site office and equipment requirements 
  • Have confidence in own ability to intelligently communicate with design team/client as well as effectively lead the trades 
  • Contact, schedule and coordinate all subcontractors, suppliers and utilities  
  • Monitor and maintain the project construction schedule on a weekly basis  
  • Raise and discuss relevant issues at the job site meetings 
  • Inform the Project Manager of any errors, discrepancies or omissions contained within the Consultant’s design drawings 
  • Maintain a safe job site and ensure that the requirements of the Occupational Health and Safety Act are enforced  
  • Coordinate and direct independent testing and inspections as required  
  • Maintain and enforce good construction standards and quality control 
  • Maintain control and responsibility for the security and operation of directly owned equipment on the job site  
  • Control and monitor labour, material and equipment expenses. Assist in the preparation of the monthly cost forecasting summaries 
  • Ensure that “as-built” drawings are prepared on an ongoing basis by all trades during the construction period  
  • Coordinate all required municipal inspections
  • Prepare and expedite project deficiency lists 
  • Maintain a neat and tidy site   
Skills/Requirements:   
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience as a Site Superintendent on residential custom builds and renovations.  
  • Knowledge of the current Ontario Building Code as it applies to residential lowrise and light-commercial construction  
  • Formal training in a construction related field an asset 
  • Must have understanding of construction terms, scheduling and planning concepts 
  • Possess a personal computer in good working condition with internet access 
  • Knowledge of common computer software including Microsoft Word and Excel 
  • Excellent organizational, presentation, and interpersonal skills 
  • Knowledge of and experience in green and natural building techniques and products an asset 
  • Experience and knowledge of Passive House techniques is an asset   
  • Possess a valid Class G driver’s license with insurance 
  • Possess a reliable vehicle 
  • Access to a home office
For more information about the company please visit: https://www.fourthpig.org/
 
TO APPLY: please contact your Employment Specialist 
Non-registered applicants, please contact your nearest Centre for Skills office location to schedule an appointment to register with an Employment Specialist. 
Burlington: 905-333-3499 x140 
Oakville: 905-845-1157 x101 
Milton: 905-693-8458 x101 
Mississauga: 905-855-6933 x101

Post ID: JD138
Hours: Full time
Status: Permanent
How to apply: See details in posting on how "TO APPLY"

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