We are seeking a strong Distribution Centre Shipper for an award winning global organization in Abbotsford. This role reports to the Distribution Centre Manager.
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The Distribution Centre Shipper is responsible for assisting in the operation of a fast-paced, high
volume distribution center in a shipping office environment. The successful candidate will become a vital part of a professional distribution team and effectively assist in continually meeting the changing demands of our industry and our customers.
The Shipper position will work in collaboration with other departments; customer service, inventory deployment, manufacturing plants, and logistics & transportation.
Use our operating system based software (Infoflo & TMS) to manage the incoming and outgoing orders and transfers.
Assign (dispatch) the daily workload for the Distribution Centre employees according to the existing service and quality standards.
Complete all associated shipping and customs documents for LTL, truckload, pickups & courier shipments, ensuring on-time shipping.
Operate within a high-paced environment and professional atmosphere which requires constant adjustment of priorities and workloads.
Control cycle count processes and performing physical counts as needed.
Provide direction to the hourly DC staff and will function as the acting DCM in their absence.
Work in collaboration with the Customer Service & Logistics teams to ensure customer needs are met and issues with orders / transfers are addressed in a timely basis.
Work directly with drivers & customers, and represent the company with courteous professionalism.
Assist in customer complaint investigations and processes.
Evenly distribute workloads through dispatch process to maintain a positive level of picker activity.
Organize and file all paperwork daily to ensure ease of access.
Will be responsible for completing select monthly reports.
Required Skills and Experience :
1+ years of shipping supervisory experience in a manufacturing, distribution, and / or logistics environment.
Strong prior experience in distribution, logistics and / or customer service office environment.
Excellent written & verbal skills.
Thorough working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
Experience in a RF environment would be an asset.
Completion of a high school diploma.