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Forklift Operator

Compass is recruiting for a Forklift Operator for the night shift.  Reporting to the Foreman/Lead Hand this position is responsible for operating a forklift, keeping the work area clean and orderly and other labouring duties as may be assigned.

Responsibilities- will include, but not be limited to the following:

 Follow written and oral instructions from the Foreman/Lead Hand

  • Fork lift driving and crane operation
  • Clean, organize, and sweep the work area and yard as required
  • Assist tradesmen as required
  • Assist with shipping and receiving
  • Move parts and prepare materials in a safe and competent manner
  • Operate equipment in a safe and competent manner
  • Use of basic hand tools and power tools such as drill press and band saw.
  • Assist in other areas of shop as required and assigned by Foreman/Lead Hand
  • Participate in Compass Safety Program including accident investigations and worksite inspections
  • Wear PPE and observe health & safety policies and procedures at all times


  • Education and/or Experience in Manufacturing an asset
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a Forklift Operator role
  • Valid AB Forklift certification
  • Valid Class 5 Driver’s License, Clean drivers abstract
  • Strong attention to safe work procedure
  • Physically able to stand for long periods of time and working at heights
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs on a regular basis
  • Able to work in a noisy, smoky, dusty shop environment with varying temperature
  • Able to read, write, and understand English

Company Description

Everything we do at Compass  is geared towards providing industry leading oil & gas process and compression products for our customers.

Established in 2001 and headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Compass offers equipment designed for a wide range of applications including; Gas Gathering and Processing, Acid Gas, Vapour Recovery, Gas Lift, Storage, Separation, Refrigeration, Overheads and Solution Gas.

We complement our Process and Compressor packages with in-house engineering, quality fabrication, field services and retrofitting capabilities to ensure support throughout the project lifecycle.

Compass employees are team players focused on working together to consistently deliver value to our clients. Our expanding team is always looking for knowledgeable, ambitious and innovative professionals who can help us grow our business.

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