Yard Person at Toromont Cat Careers

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City: Thunder Bay
Province: Ontario
Country: Canada
Job ID#: 6785

Reporting To: Branch Manager

Do you have high integrity and strong work ethic?  We are seeking a talented Yard Person with superior service experience to support internal and external customers by maintaining the daily operation of yard inventory including the shipping and receiving of equipment.

Key Accountabilities

  • Promote and participate in workplace safety, environmentally sound and healthy behaviours and objectives at all times in support of Toromont’s Health and Safety Policy/Programs and initiatives
  • Assist Equipment Coordinators with daily Branch inventory control for all equipment and attachments
  • Coordinate heavy equipment shipping, receiving and repairs and updates with the service department
  • Ensure new and used machines leave the yard in good and safe working condition
  • Provide digital pictures and all documentation of equipment entering and leaving the yard
  • Organize, track and file all documents in a timely manner
  • Ensure yard security is maintained  
  • Assist with other tasks as required including minor repairs to building, snow removal and steam cleaning of equipment
  • Monitor the after-hours yard cell phone

Key Qualifications

  • Post Secondary Education and relevant work experience operating various types of heavy equipment
  • Safety conscious with solid mechanical aptitude or experience in automotive/truck/heavy equipment
  • Knowledge of transport regulations would be highly beneficial
  • Customer centric, self-starter with a strong business acumen and highly organized
  • Team player with excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Sense of urgency and adaptable to changing priorities in a fast paced, deadline driven environment
  • Computer literate with exposure to Microsoft Office Applications and/or inventory systems
  • Current comprehension of competitors’ equipment would be an asset
  • A valid Driver’s Licence with a clean Driver’s Abstract
Toromont Cat is an equal opportunity employer who recognizes and values diversity. Upon request, Toromont is committed to accommodating employees with disabilities.