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Operator Forklift Salary
in Nova Scotia, Canada

$37,187 (CAD)

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Last updated: February 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Operator Forklift is $37,187 a year and $18 an hour in Nova Scotia, Canada. The average salary range for an Operator Forklift is between $28,297 and $44,489. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Job Summary

  • Operates and drives gasoline-, liquefied gas-, or electric-powered industrial truck equipped with lifting devices, such as forklift, boom, scoop, lift beam and swivel-hook, fork-grapple, clamps, elevating platform, or trailer hitch, to push, pull, lift, stack, tier, or move products, equipment, or materials in warehouse, storage yard, or factory.
  • Moves levers and presses pedals to drive truck and control movement of lifting apparatus.
  • Positions forks, lifting platform, or other lifting device under, over, or around loaded pallets, skids, boxes, products, or materials, or hooks tow trucks to trailer hitch, and transports load to designated area.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Operator Forklift Job Listings for Nova Scotia, Canada

Plant Wokers and Route Drivers
Jan 30
Dartmouth, NS, Canada
... operating properly. Removes clean tubs from wash unit, inspects tubs and stacks for loading onto ... g., forklift. *LI Your Health & Well Being: * Medical insurance * Vision coverage * Dental ...
Ariel Technician/Rigger
Dec 19
Halifax, NS, Canada
Workers Depot
Ensure that all company equipment is well maintained and in safe operating condition, conduct ... Telescopic Lift, Truck (Zoom Boom), forklift, skid steer. * Rigging. * Elevated work platforms
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