Forklift Operator / Warehouse Worker in Ottawa, ON at PODS

Date Posted: 1/12/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Forklift Driver / Warehouse Worker Needed!

Here’s your chance to join the best!

As an industry leader in the transportation and logistics industry, PODS Portable Storage Canada is growing and looking to fill a Lift Operator position.

Our employees enjoy:        

- a team culture

- career growth opportunity

- health and dental benefits and group RRSP with company matching DPSP Plan 

- a competitive compensation plan

- paid personal days

- work/life balance (home every night)

- yearly steel toe shoe/boot allowance

and much more!


​As a Storage Centre Worker/Lift Operator with PODS Portable Storage Canada, you will be responsible for loading and unloading PODS storage containers and helping to inventory and maintain containers.

Please note that some Saturdays are required.



  • Load and unload using a forklift, the containers from local delivery and inter-
  • franchise drivers
  • Unload new container inventory being received using a forklift and load containers on long distance trucks that are being repositioned
  • Complete daily forklift inspection reports and maintain those records onsite
  • Fuel forklift 
  • Assist with ensuring a safe and clean working environment, inside and out, for assigned facility
  • Maintain the storage center, forklift and local delivery trucks to ensure that they are kept clean and in good repair
  • Schedule maintenance on the forklift and local delivery trucks
  • Print and time-stamp all waybills
  • When required, repair damaged containers whenever possible and ensure that the location has enough repair parts available
  • Scan and upload contracts, addendums and other documents into IT servers
  • May be directed to drive to a customer’s property to inspect any reported damage or accident
  • May be expected to take a driver’s route when needed in the event that the facility is short-staffed if licenced to do so
  • Maintain contact with drivers as needed, assisting them with their daily routes
  • May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Job Requirements



  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • 0-2 years storage centre experience preferred
  • Previous forklift experience required
  • Ability to obtain Forklift Driver Certification
  • Possess basic computer skills ie. Data entry and knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Possess math skills sufficient to perform required duties
  • Or an equivalent combination of education, training or experience



The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature of work performed; the level of knowledge and skills typically required; and usual working conditions of this position. It is not designed to contain, or be interpreted as, a comprehensive listing of all requirements or responsibilities that may be required by employees in this job.         

Equal Opportunity Employer

Portable Storage Canada Limited is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will not discriminate unlawfully against qualified applicants or employees with respect to any term or condition of employment based on race, colour, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, place of birth, military service status, or other basis protected by law.


We are excited to offer this opportunity to join a modern and growing organization. We look forward to discussing this exciting opportunity with qualified candidates; please forward your resume.

We also have full and part time driving positions available for working Saturdays, weekends, evenings or other flexible schedules. Please contact us for details!

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