Forklift Painter / Shop Helper

Montreal, QC, Canada Req #368
Wednesday, February 21, 2024

 

Come work for the largest equipment dealer in North America! Are you a hardworking individual that thrives in a fast-paced environment and looking to take your career to the next level? If so, then come join our award-winning team! We provide our employees with the following tools and resources to be successful

- Long term Disability insurance
- Employee assistance program
- Extended health care
- Life insurance
- Paid time off
- Company Pension Plan
- Casual dress
- Dental care
- Employee Stock Purchase Plan
- Work schedule M-F, 8 hour shifts on-site

Responsibilities:

Our Industrial Equipment Group is seeking a full-time Shop Helper/Forklift Painter for our Montreal, QC branch. This position is first shift, M - F, and hourly. The primary responsibilities of the position consist of, but are not limited to:

  • Effectively sand, bondo and repaint trucks in a timely manner
  • Keep the paint area clean after each job is completed
  • Completing each repair job in a timely, efficient and professional manner
  • Providing exceptional customer service
  • Work and manage workloads independently
  • Drive and arrange equipment
  • Clean and organize the shop
  • Provide assistance to technicians and other service staff
  • May perform preventative maintenance on customer forklifts and other material handling equipment
  • Proper completion and submission of all required paperwork
  • Incorporate Alta's Guiding Principles into daily activities
  • Performs other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications:

 

  • Three years of previous equipment painting experience is highly desired
  • Bilingual in French and English
  • Language Skills - Intermediate: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization.
  • Mathematical Skills - Basic: Ability to add and subtract
  • Reasoning Ability - Intermediate: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

 

Physical Demands/Work Environment:

 

  • Physical/Sensory Functions: Regularly will stand, walk, use hands, reach with hands; Frequently will talk/hear; Occasionally will sit, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.
  • Vision: No special vision requirements.
  • Lift and/or Move Functions: Regularly will lift up to 10 pounds; Frequently will lift 11 to 25 pounds; Occasionally will lift from 26 to 100 plus pounds
  • Work Environment: Regularly will work near moving mechanical parts; Frequently will be exposed to fumes or airborne particles, outdoor weather conditions; Occasionally will work in wet or humid conditions (non-weather), extreme cold and heat (non-weather), risk of electrical shock, vibration

Culture is Job #1. Alta Equipment Company prides
itself in the 3 P’s of business: People, Process and Product. By investing in the best people and creating a “one team” approach, Alta Equipment Company earns customers for life.
 
If you have a passion for excellence and are ready to make a difference within our organization, we’re ready for you. Whether it’s selling the world’s-best big iron, rolling up your sleeves and servicing our industry-leading construction and material handling product brands or being a difference maker behind the scenes, we can use your skillset.
 
At Alta Equipment Company, we believe in mutual respect and are committed to diversity while inspiring our employees to reach their maximum potential. Voted a “Top Work Place USA”, our employees across North America are committed to excellence. It’s the Alta way.
 
So, let’s start the conversation. Click the link to apply and begin the journey of a lifetime.
 
What we look for:  
At Alta Equipment Company, we are looking for candidates who are a cultural fit with our organization and understand that every task and job goes toward fostering customers for life. Along with that, a great attitude that embraces mutual respect and delivering a consistent high energy level that exudes a passion for excellence. Also, we are searching for a skill set that has a high aptitude for the position with a continual focus on investing in one’s profession through additional training and learning


Other Opportunities at Alta:
 
Please visit our careers page at www.altaequipment.jobs to view other openings that may be of interest to you!
Alta Equipment Group is an equal opportunity employer.  This means we do not discriminate on account of age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, height, weight, marital status, familial status, disability, genetic information, military status, veteran status, misdemeanor arrest record, or membership in any other classification protected under applicable law.  If you believe the Company has violated its equal employment opportunity policy in any way, please contact careers@altg.com immediately. 

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Montreal, QC, Canada