Shipper/Receiver

Are you seeking steady hours and a stable income? Looking to join a fantastic team and company with great values? We're currently hiring Shipper/Receiver for our client in Amherst, NS. Our client is seeking full time, long term employees to join their growing team to work Monday to Friday, no weekends! Pay rate is $15.00 - $17.00 per hour, depending on experience.
Shipper/Receiver Responsibilities:

  • Start and end of shift, check status of supplies, rework stations and condition of equipment such as shrink wrap line and fork lift.
  • Assemble loads for shipment and ensure pallets are stationed appropriately to cut down on forklift travel
  • Load shipments in correct tractor trailers in accordance to customer specifications, check that load is stable and secure
  • Offload incoming cargo and check against accompanying documentation, put away in appropriate area(s) and update shipping records system
  • Note any missing/damaged/defective items
  • Help maintain a safe working environment
    Shipper/Receiver Qualifications:
  • 8-10 years previous experience
  • Shipping experience includes: preparing BOL's, packing slips, customs paperwork, looking up HS codes
  • Experience dealing with Fed Ex, Purolator, UPS and Canada Post and all of their systems
  • Logistical coordination with incoming and outgoing shipments and trucking companies
  • Forklift experience
  • Valid Class 5 drivers license with clean drivers abstract a MUST
  • Clean criminal record a MUST
  • Able to work in a fast paced environment
  • Steel-toed boots and face mask are required for this role
    Shipper/Receiver Core Skills:
  • Be reliable and dependable, able to be at work every day, on time
  • Capable of following instruction and plant processes
  • Team player, positive attitude, strong work ethic
  • Comply with company policies and legal guidelines
    Please note that only successful applicants will be contacted for an interview.
    Thank you in advance to everyone who applies.
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