Are you ready to join Canada's most-shopped general merchandise retailer, with over 500 stores from coast to coast?
Canadian Tire offers customers a unique mix of products and services through three specialty categories in which the organization is the market leader -
automotive parts, accessories and service; sports and leisure products; and home products.
Canadian Tire offers competitive compensation packages including; benefits, potential for profit sharing, extensive training, and career opportunities from within and across the country at the Canadian Tire Retail stores.
The Warehouse Associate has a key role in ensuring that products are received, verified, stored, and transported to the sales floor or in the warehouse in a safe and efficient manner.
Associates are also responsible for keeping the warehouse and lot neat, tidy, and well maintained. This position includes a lot of lifting and carrying.
This is a Part time position with an immediate start date possible for the right candidate. The position requires daytime and evening availability or overnight availablity.
Responsibilities and Tasks
Knowledge of warehouse and store layout.
Ability to work with minimal supervision.
Basic math and computer skills.
Ability to work in other areas of the store is an asset.
Certification in operating warehouse equipment (forklift and Raymond Reach) is an asset, willingness to learn is required.
Work experience in a warehouse / distribution environment, in a Canadian Tire store, is also considered an asset.
Forklift experience preferred.
Physical Demands and Working Conditions
In compliance with the store’s Health and Safety Policies and Procedures :
Standing / walking for 8 hours.
Lifting and / or carrying of merchandise items, as required, on a regular, frequent and unassisted basis. Merchandise items may vary in weight from light to heavy .
Lifting and turning repeatedly throughout the shift.
Lifting and twisting above the shoulder, from the floor to shoulder, and floor to waist.
Ability to go up and down a ladder and stairs while carrying merchandise.
Walking and carrying things at the same time and pushing / pulling, as required.
Provides the team with the necessary supporting processes to enhance the overall customer experience within the store through :
Maintaining housekeeping disciplines in the warehouse in order to facilitate location of products by all staff.
Responding to and handling customer and staff inquiries, requests, and concerns in a timely manner.
Receives, scans, verifies, and stores all incoming and overstock products according to established procedures and policies.
Ships returns and completes proper paperwork.
Reconciles inventory differences.
Prepares merchandise for filling, sorts and fills merchandise carts for the retail floor.
Is responsible for garbage disposal, cardboard recycling, and the disposal of broken products in accordance with store policy.
Repairs broken packages as needed.
Reports stolen and damaged goods to Management.
Operates computer and scanning tools, and enters all relevant coding in Canadian Tire systems.
Is responsible for the safe operation of all warehouse equipment (forklift, skyjack, Reach truck etc.).
Handles dangerous goods and hazardous products according to established procedures.
Responds to calls for customer carry-outs, cart collection and lot duties
Plays an active role in the warehouse team by openly sharing opinions and ideas on how to improve the warehouse, and by participating in meetings and all training as required.
Engages in learning activities and listens to feedback to improve their own abilities.
Complies with company, store, and warehouse policies.
Abides by all health and safety programs and regulations. Reports any observed or potential hazards immediately.
Uses professional language and maintains a professional appearance (e.g., uniform, hygiene, grooming and name tag) when interacting with others.
Completes other tasks, as required.
Background Check Requirements :
As a condition of employment, this position may be subject to the successful completion of the following pre-employment conditions :
We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.