Kelly Services General Labour in Amherst, Canada

We are currently seeking to fill a General Labour Position which is described below. This is a Permanent full-time position located in Amherst NS .

This position offers you the chance to work for a leading Manufacturer, many challenging opportunities for learning and development as well as an excellent compensation package, a full range of group benefits and a non-contributory pension plan with profit sharing.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

· General labour i.e. cleaning, painting and janitorial duties

· Operate packaging equipment

· Forklift and other heavy equipment operation

· Loading bulk trucks

· Dust collection duties

· Sanitation related inspections and cleaning

· Must be able to work at heights and confined spaces.

· Shift work required: Flexible to work 4:00 pm – 12:00 am or 12 hour shifts, 4 shifts one week and 3 shifts the next, alternating.

Experience/Education Qualifications:

  • Minimum High School Diploma, post-secondary education in a related field preferred

  • 3 - 5 years’ experience in a warehouse environment. Preferably in a manufacturing setting

  • Mechanically inclined

  • Previous experience driving a forklift would be an asset

  • Previous experience working shift work would be an asset

  • Able to work in a warm and dusty area at times

  • Must be able to pass criminal background check and drug testing


· Competitive compensation

· Excellent benefits package

· Excellent opportunity to develop and advance your career

Interested? Click on the Apply button! Your resume will be forwarded in confidence to a Kelly representative. We will not share your personal information with our clients without your prior permission. Not the right opportunity for you? You can create a profile on our Kelly Career Network to be considered for other positions.

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