Overnight Dock Worker


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Located in Dartmouth, NS

Salary: $17-$18/hr

On behalf of our client, Express Employment Professionals is recruiting for a full time an Overnight Warehouse Worker.  Our client is an international company with a regional office based in Dartmouth.  The position is in the transportation, logistics and distribution business.


  • Ensuring proper, safe and timely handling of incoming and outgoing freight.
  • Safe operation of a forklift loading and unloading trucks
  • Some shipments will require physical labour, palatalizing orders, unloading and loading trailers
  • Shipping/Receiving, organizing stock, pulling and packing orders
  • Drive forklift moving pallets and loading trucks for delivery
  • Keeping a clean and organized space



  • 1 year of prior warehouse experience preferred
  • Forklift experience required, in-house testing and certification
  • Time management in a fast-paced environment
  • Good verbal & written communication skills
  • Hard working, independent thinker, takes initiative
  • Ability to work independently
  • Attention to detail
  • Steel toe boots required
  • Attention to detail and accuracy is crucial
  • Positive and “can-do” attitude
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds infrequently
  • Communication, problem solving
  • Reliable, punctual, team player that can take direction
  • Own reliable vehicle required


Our client offers:

  • Salary is $17-$18 per hour
  • This is a full-time role after a successful probation period
  • Shift Time: 1:00am – 9:00am Sunday-Thursday
  • Full health, vision, dental benefits and RRSP matching program after probation
  • Potential opportunity to move into a lead dockworker, and supervisor based on performance


Prior experience as a warehouse worker, forklift operator, general labourer, order picker or shipper receiver would be considered an asset.


Express Employment Professionals is an equal opportunity employer.

Express Office: Halifax
6960 Mumford Road
Suite 2095
Halifax, NS B3L 4P1
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