Dock Worker

At Day & Ross, you’ll go far.

From a single truckload of potatoes in the 1950s to a fleet of thousands, Day & Ross has become one of the largest transportation companies in Canada. With more than 8,000 employees, drivers, and owner operators, we’re a major player in cross-border and LTL/TL transportation, offering a diverse portfolio of transport and logistics solutions across North America.

For over a decade, we’ve been recognized as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, and we were named a Top Company for Women to Work for in Transportation in 2018 and 2019. Our industry recognition is a testament to the family values we share with our parent company, McCain Foods Limited.

About the Role

Our business is growing! We are currently looking for full-time Dock Workers at our Winnipeg, Manitoba location.  We offer competitive pay, extensive health & dental benefits plan and company matched pension.  

How You’ll Help

  • Moving and handling large and cumbersome freight in a dock environment (50-75 lbs)
  • Operating a forklift in congested areas
  • Ensuring compliance with TDG, WHMIS, company policies/procedures and specific requirements
  • Utilizing proper handling techniques to ensure the customer’s freight is protected from damage
  • Ensure all freight is efficiently received and shipped in accordance with company procedures
  • Organize and direct inbound and outbound freight to city and line haul trailers
  • Assisting with administrative duties related to shipments.

Your Skills & Experience:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Forklift certification considered an asset
  • Experience working on a busy cross dock environment or working with heavy machinery considered an asset
  • Ability to lift up to 75 lbs
  • Self-motivated and results focused
  • Safety-minded

Please note that the successful candidate will be asked to provide reference and criminal background checks prior to employment. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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