Shipper/Receiver

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Geosynthetics
Vaughan
Full Time

Position Description

What success looks like at Layfield

The Shipper/Receiver is responsible for daily shipping and receiving duties within a team environment with a strong focus on customer service.

Customer service, communication, problem solving and accuracy are key to succeeding in this role.

How you will lead

  • Supports and adheres to the company’s health and safety policies, programs and procedures
  • Maintain material handling equipment and complete pre-use inspections
  • Operate forklift (sit down and reach truck) and skid steer safely
  • Unload inventory from inbound deliveries and verify counts on receiving documents
  • Pick customer orders, verify counts and package for outbound shipment
  • Package & label received inventory and picked customer orders as per company standards
  • Load customer orders for outbound shipment per BOL and company standards
  • Transport materials to and from loading docks, delivery trucks, indoor and outdoor storage areas and manufacturing area
  • Assist other Logistics staff with warehouse/yard tasks as required
  • Assist with weekly material and inventory cycle counts
  • Daily warehouse and outdoor yard housekeeping
  • Cross-train in the warehouse office as backup for staff vacations
  • Process paperwork for customer orders and print pick lists / BOL’s
  • Assist with freight quotes requested by sales staff and customer experience rep’s

What we look for

  • Forklift Certification & Skid Steer Certification
  • 5 years of forklift and skid steer operating experience
  • Previous experience working in a warehouse & outdoor yard environment
  • Valid WHMIS Certificate
  • Completion of Grade 12
  • Knowledge of 5S and Continuous Improvement approach
  • Driven, self-starter with strong interpersonal skills
  • Independent but able to work well within a team environment
  • Ability to prioritize and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong problem-solving skills, attention to detail and accuracy
  • Sound knowledge of safety regulations regarding equipment operation and product storage
  • High degree of competence in written and oral communication
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs on a regular basis

Why Layfield?

We support our employees in their quest for personal growth. Quality, excellence, and continuous improvement form the foundation of our relationship with our customers and are integral elements of Layfield’s products and services.

In addition, we have a strong company culture, rooted in family values, commitment, and high ethical standards.

Some of the vast rewards of working with us:

  • Be a part of a fantastic team with extraordinary company culture all while protecting our communities, environment and building a greener world.
  • Career advancement opportunities. We want you to grow with us!
  • Committed to using and maintaining the best safety practices with the highest standards.
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package (including medical, dental, vision, disability insurance, life insurance etc.).
  • RRSP Contribution Matching Program.
  • Employee Assistance Program.
  • Vacation benefits.
  • Social committee.

Salary Range:

$25.77 to $26.63 per hour, based on a 37.5 hour work week. This is individually tailored to reflect your unique experience, qualifications, and internal equity.

We thank all applicants for their interest. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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