The Opportunity :
Scope of the position
The Warehouse Associate performs warehouse duties and functions to support inventory integrity, order processing picking, packing, staging, shipping, and general maintenance and housekeeping duties to ensure a safe, clean, and orderly work environment.
The position will be based out of our Central Warehouse located at 8028 North Fraser Way, Burnaby, BC.
Duties and Responsibilities
Accurately receives and effectively puts away product to utilize time efficiently.
Receives product from branch transfers to fulfill customer orders.
Receives product, process customer backorders and branch stock replenishment in order to have product available for sale.
Accurately picks and prepares shipping orders to meet shipping cutoff times and processes orders according to all regulatory standards.
Replenishes and maintains showroom stock to create an appealing well-stocked environment for customers.
May be assigned facilities maintenance duties as needed (sweeping, dusting, and mopping).
Supports customer service by assisting customers in picking up and loading product.
Actively participates in all regulatory training and other company training initiatives.
Participates in annual inventory.
Skills and Qualifications
Warehouse experience an asset, but not required
Highly reliable with exceptional work ethic
Able to follow verbal and written instructions with minimal supervision.
Is open to feedback and takes responsibility for personal development.
Employees in this position must be able to regularly lift up to 50 pounds unassisted and heavier loads with assistance;
the majority of time is spent standing and walking. You must have the ability to climb, bend, squat, reach, grasp and lift.
Must have flexibility in their work schedule as they may be asked to work an occasional Saturday.
Must be able to handle multiple tasks.
Works easily with others in a high paced work environment.
Be energetic and self-motivated.
Maintain a business-like manner at all times.
Dedicated to continuous improvement.
Excellent communication skills.