You will be accountable for moving packed items and furniture from the initial location to the new location, including loading and unloading the truck. This position is also accountable for ensuring the items being moved remain undamaged and includes advising on wrapping materials and loading techniques to ensure safety, security and efficiency.
As this position requires interaction with customers, the ideal candidate should possess strong customer service and communication skills.
◘ Wear proper PPE
◘ Operate a large moving truck in the transportation of moving materials, as necessary
◘ Comply with truck driving rules and regulations (size, weight, route designations, parking, etc.) as ◘ well as with company policies and procedures
◘ Plan routes and meet delivery schedules
◘ Compile inventories of goods
◘ Record condition of goods to be moved
◘ Disassemble and assemble furniture
◘ Manage the loading and unloading of furniture from the previous location to its new designated destination
◘ Responsible for assisting the client in moving the "things" in the area of relocation and placing these "things" to its appropriate places
◘ Carefully, efficiently wrap and pack goods to prevent damage while moving
◘ Have the knowledge in determining what material you should use in wrapping the load to ensure its good condition
◘ Understanding of special machinery that is sometimes used, particularly for heavy items or goods that are being stored in a warehouse before delivery to a customer. Examples are forklifts and special dollies for navigating stairs
◘ Ensure proper care in the use and maintenance of equipment and supplies; promotes continuous improvement of workplace safety and environmental practices
◘ Keep track of mileage and fuel purchases
◘ Follow instructions of the Move Coordinator
◘ Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned
Secondary School Diploma or equivalent
◘ At least 2 years of DZ driving experience
◘ Valid DZ-class driver's license
◘ Prior experience as a mover an asset
◘ Fluent in English
◘ Customer focus oriented
◘ Compassionate & Empathetic
◘ Action oriented
Working Conditions and Physical Effort:
◘ Extensive physical activity. Requires strenuous physical work; heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects over 50 pounds.
◘ Work environment involves some exposure to hazards or physical risks, which require following basic safety precautions.
◘ Work involves considerable exposure to unusual elements, such as extreme temperatures, dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, unpleasant odours, and/or loud noises.
If you think you have what it takes to deliver on the requirements for this exceptional challenge and opportunity, apply in confidence by sending us your resume.
We thank all applicants for their interest however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Location: Scarborough, Toronto