In accordance with our company vision, mission, values, and our corporate and branch strategic plans, with special emphasis on creating and maintaining a superior service culture (to both external and internal customers), the following responsibilities entail the essential duties of this position :
the role :
This position requires a dedicated individual who thrives in a physically demanding and challenging role. The Warehouse Associate will be responsible for meeting daily standards while performing a variety of different functions within the warehouse.
Following all safety standards, high performance and ensuring customer satisfaction will all be required to be successful in this role.
Your key accountabilities will include :
All warehouse functions including shipping, receiving, restocking, order picking, selecting, loading / unloading;
Operating an end-rider, cross-trained on reach truck, lift-truck and tow-motor;
Housekeeping & recycling, minor maintenance;
Safekeeping of company equipment and product, maintaining safety of yourself and those around you;
End of day task follow up;
A willingness to ensure customer satisfaction;
Must demonstrate an adherence to all HACCP and Food Handling practices.
Experience, and / or training in a warehouse environment, WHIMIS, food safety, back care, end-rider would be beneficial;
Strong communication skills (verbal and written) & strong customer service manner;
Ability to work in multiple environments including colder climates - refrigerated and freezer areas;
A good attitude, and a Team Player with respect for co-workers and customers;
Be physically fit to lift heavy product consistently (up to 40kg) and enjoy an active career;
Must have a flexible schedule and be open to working weekends and statutory holidays.