The Opportunity

Sussex, NB

For more than 50 years, Prestige Homes has been designing and building modular and prebuilt homes, multi-family complexes, as well as hotels and educational facilities. We use the latest equipment, systems and technologies, and our processes emphasize timeliness, efficiency, responsibility, and quality assurance for our customers. In 1999, Prestige Homes joined The Shaw Group of Companies, one of the 50 Best Managed Companies in Canada and became part of the history of this 150+ year old business.

We are currently looking for a Forklift / Yard Person in our Sussex NB operation. Reporting to the Stores Supervisor, the successful candidate will be accountable, reliable and safety conscious.

As an integral part of the supply chain team at Prestige Homes, the Forklift / Yard Person will be an individual who has the capability to ensure our team manufactures products to our highest standards.

The successful candidate will be responsible to:

  • Operate forklift to move material as needed.
  • Loading and unloading products.
  • Daily yard and plant clean up.
  • Other Duties as assigned

Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities required:

  • Be safety conscious and actively promote a safe work environment.
  • Grade 12 or equivalent.
  • Holds a valid forklift license/ticket or willing to obtain.
  • Knowledge of forklift equipment.
  • Be a self-starter and work with minimum supervision.
  • Must be able to lift up to or greater than 50 lbs, as required.

What we can offer you:

  • 4 day work week - Monday through Thursday
  • Extended health and dental benefits with company matching RRSP program.
  • Competitive compensation package including participation in our performance-based incentive program.
  • An open and inclusive environment that encourages everyone to bring ideas to the table.

If this is the opportunity for you, apply now or visit

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. The Shaw Group is committed to fostering a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion which celebrates the successes that comes from a team diverse in expertise, experiences, and perspectives. We encourage and are pleased to consider all qualified candidates, welcoming all ethnicities, religions, colour, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, aboriginal status, age, disability, or persons who may require an accommodation, to apply.

A little bit about us

Prestige Homes

Prestige Homes has been manufacturing beautiful and functional modular homes since 1973, from our manufacturing facility located in Sussex, New Brunswick. This is where our skilled employees precision-engineer modules (sections) of homes to be delivered to the home site, where they are then fitted together and roofing, siding, drywall and flooring are installed.