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Req ID: P25-100679-2

Freight Handler

Package Handler
  • Company: FedEx Freight Canada
  • Category: Package Handler
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Worker Sub-Type: Regular
  • Scheduled Weekly Hours:
  • Remote: No
  • Location: 1740 Comstock Road, Gloucester, ON K1B 5L2, Canada


Responsible for transporting freight across dock area to/from trailers for loading. As a Freight Handler, flexibility regarding shifts will be required.
1.    Perform freight handling using appropriate motorized and manual equipment, including, but not limited to forklift, pallet jack, hand truck
2.    Comply with all applicable laws/regulations, as well as company policies/procedures
3.    Verify documentation matches freight description, including, but not limited to type, weight, and hazardous materials, using current electronic and manual system
4.    Secure freight inside trailers using appropriate tools and supplies, including, but not limited to pallets, straps, rope
5.    Recoup/repair damaged freight when necessary
6.    Verify and complete required documentation and reports
7.    Assist customers with freight and freight documentation as needed
8.    Perform other duties as required

Disclaimer:      This job description is general in nature and is not designed to contain or to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.

1.    High school diploma/equivalent, preferred
2.    Prior experience in warehousing, freight handling and/or forklift operations, preferred
3.    Forklift operation experience, preferred
4.    Valid forklift certificate, preferred
5.    Ability to lift/carry hand freight of varying weights several times a week, to lift dock plates weighing approximately 100 pounds, and to open trailer doors requiring approximately 75 pounds of lift force, up to several times per day or more
6.    Ability to bend, twist, squat, pushing/pulling freight throughout shift 
7.    Able to count and perform basic math, with or without a calculator
8.    Basic written and verbal communication skills
9.    Able to follow instructions and complete required training 
10.    Able to work alone or as a team member 

•    Hours may vary due to operational need
•    Dock environment; exposure to varied weather conditions, exhaust, fumes, dust, noise

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