Sysco Canada Inc.

Canadian Head Office - Toronto, Ontario, Ontario
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Forklift Operator, Let Down

Kelowna, British Columbia
Entry Level, Early Career

Company Overview

Sysco is the global leader in selling, marketing and distributing food products, equipment and supplies to restaurants, healthcare and educational facilities, lodging establishments and other customers who prepare meals away from home. We have a forty-year history of consistent success and now serve over 400,000 customers, delivering approximately 1.3 billion cases yearly. (NYSE: SYY)

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The purpose of this position is to accurately, efficiently, and safely stow product in the designated slots in the warehouse. The shift is from 2:30 pm - 11:00 pm, Sunday to Thursday.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Stows daily received product in correct slot
  • Ensures minimal damage to product by adhering to training
  • Minimizes shrink by properly rotating product
  • Works with Slotting Coordinator to enhance warehouse design and efficiency
  • Adheres to all Preferred Work Methods and Standard Operating Procedures
  • Carries out duties in a safe manner as instructed through training
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Qualifications/Skills/Job Requirements:

  • Previous warehouse and forklift experience
  • Displays strong interpersonal skills, acts as effective team player
  • Shows attention to detail and accuracy
  • Prioritizes and works under pressure
  • Exposure to various temperature zones (freezer, cold storage). Lifting up to 23kg (50lbs) is required.
  • Flexibility to work varying shifts may be required

Core Qualities for all Associates:

  • Sysco's Leadership Framework Basics
  • Integrity & Accountability
  • Flexibility & Adaptability
  • Proactive Learning

Internal candidates apply via the Career Centre on your HR Portal / ADP Workforce Now.

External candidates submit cover letter & resume via

Sysco's Mission is to market and deliver great products to our customers with exceptional service. Sysco's Vision is to be our customers' most valued and trusted business partner.
We offer our associates the opportunity to grow personally and professionally, to contribute to the success of a dynamic organization, and to serve others in a manner that exceeds expectations.
Sysco is committed to Employment Equity. Accommodations during the recruitment process are available upon request for candidates with disabilities.

Here's a sample of the many benefits Sysco associates enjoy:

  • Comprehensive Flexible Benefits including Health and Dental, Health Care Spending and Wellness Accounts
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Company Pension Plan
  • Group RRSP
  • Employee and Family Assistance
  • Stock Purchase Plan
  • Unlimited on-line learning through Sysco Interactive University
  • Sysco product discounts
  • Preferred vendor discounts
  • Free on-site parking
  • Employee appreciation events
  • (*benefits may vary based on location or bargaining unit)