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General Labour - Yard/Shop 1

Company: Flynn Canada Ltd. 
Location: Vancouver 

Position Overview

Flynn Group of Companies is currently seeking a General Labourer – Yard/Shop to join its Vancouver Branch located in Surrey, British Columbia (19175 22nd Ave, Surrey, BC, V3S 3S6).  

How Will We Help You Grow?

  • Competitive Wages
  • Comprehensive benefits coverage for you and your family
  • Extensive safety training, state of the art equipment, and cutting edge technology that will allow you to work in a safe & healthy environment
  • Opportunities for career development

What Will You Work On?

  • General housekeeping of the shop and yard on a daily basis
  • Material handling; load, unload and organize trucks
  • Store products and materials onsite and at our facility
  • Use forklift or hand-loading device as required 
  • Verify material and equipment orders for required shipments 
  • Ensure that yard and shop are organized in a manner that maximizes efficiency, safety, and turnaround
  • Identify and report promptly to supervisor; discrepancies, shortages/overages or damages with any deliveries or returns
  • Conduct scheduled inspections for equipment and tools
  • Communicate with mechanics and other roofing operations support personnel
  • Report any deficiencies in systems, facilities, machinery, equipment and/or tools immediately to supervisor and/or mechanics
  • Perform frequent arithmetic operations to calculate order changes, quantity of units per tier or per pallet, and other calculations as required
  • Maintain consistent organization of various tools, equipment and vehicles
  • Complete minor repairs to non motorized equipment
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Who Are We Looking For?

  • Valid BC Driver’s license and good driving record is required; Class 3 driver’s license with Air Brakes Endorsement is preferred
  • Valid forklift certification is required
  • Experience in a shipping/receiving environment, preferably in a manufacturing setting
  • Ability to work outdoors in varying temperatures/climate
  • Ability to sit, stand, bend, lift (up to 50lbs), twist, reach, crouch, walk for extended periods
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a team player 
  • Demonstrated oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to understand and follow instructions
  • General mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to follow both written and verbal directions
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills 
  • Safety focused attitude and behavior 



Flynn Group of Companies is the leading trade contractor in North America that works on virtually every aspect of a building’s outer layer, including roofing, glazing, waterproofing, and architectural metals. The foundation of our award winning success is having the right people on our team. 


Thanks to the contributions of the most talented team in the market and a collaborative, supportive culture, Flynn has steadily grown since 1978, and continues to do so. We understand the importance of and prioritize the growth of our people too, offering many learning & development and career opportunities.


To apply to any of our current roles, please visit https://jobs.flynncompanies.com.


For more information about the Flynn Family, Flynn University and career opportunities, please visit www.flynncompanies.com. 


At Flynn, it's not just a job, it's a career. 


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