Opportunities for Material Handler

Kent is the largest retail building supply chain in Atlantic Canada. Our mission is to be the best source of home improvement products through superior service, quality products and everyday great prices. We protect our customers and staff by hiring and training associates committed to our safety values.
We employ almost 3700 people in our 49 stores, distribution centre, truss manufacturing facilities and wholesale drywall company. Our growth has been built on a reputation for excellence, and allows us to continue to create jobs and offer opportunities for our associates.
We have just expanded our distribution facility that was opened in 2014 to add another 200,000 sq.ft. This expansion offers opportunities for Material Handlerswho want to start their career in supply management and logistics.
  • Education Required: High School or Trade Certification
  • Previous warehouse experience an asset
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to work in a fast paced environment
  • Position is physically demanding; applicants must be able to lift 50 lbs or more throughout the shifts
  • Excellent work ethic
  • Ability to work with others
  • Must have reliable transportation

Key Responsibilities:
  • Pick product using voice/head set or RF gun
  • Build stable pallets
  • Maintain equipment on a daily basis
  • Work in accordance to the warehouse safety rules

What We Offer:
  • Evening and overnight shift premiums
  • Advancement
  • Safe workplace
  • Competitive wages
  • Employee discount
  • Benefits including health, dental and drug coverage; disability insurance and RRSP - eligible after 90 days of employment
  • Incentive programs
  • Uniform program
  • Training

To Apply for this Career Opportunity:
Please apply online by Sept.1st, 2019
We appreciate your interest in our company! Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
To learn more about our products and services, click here .

Kent Building Supplies is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.
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