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Careers at sylvite

MATERIALS HANDLER

RESPONSIBILITIES

Safe Work Practices

  • Following safety procedures in order to perform all aspects of the job in a safe manner for him/herself and others.
  • Wearing personal protective equipment required.
  • Maintain a clean workplace
  • Participating in health & safety courses, as required.
  • Participating in First Aid course.

Materials Handling

  • Loading and unloading product into and from truck trailers using forklift truck, reach truck or pump truck (and other equipment as assigned).
  • Stacking and organizing product on skids and in racking.
  • Hand-bombing product from trailer to pallet and other as assigned.
  • Pick orders and stock.
  • Maintain and organize inventory

Computerized Warehousing System

  • Entering data into the WMS
  • Using RF scanning to receive, move or pick material
  • Create Inbound receipts
  • Print Bills of Lading and Packing Slips
  • Cycle counting inventory
  • Identifying and correcting errors
  • Printing off bar code labels.

Other Duties

  • Assisting others in the department as instructed by their supervisor.

REQUIREMENTS / QUALIFICATIONS

KEY PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES REQUIRED FOR THE POSITION: (job-related personal characteristics)

  • Demonstrated commitment to follow safety procedures
  • Aptitude for carrying out job instructions
  • Planning and organizing his/her time to load and unload trucks
  • Work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Team player

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE and/or TRAINING REQUIREMENTS:

  • 1 – 2 years experience in materials handling in a warehouse
  • Experience with a computerized warehousing software system.
  • Licence – Certified Forklift Operator
  • First Aid certificate

WORKING CONDITIONS: (unusual level of condition - measured according to duration, intensity and frequency):

Physical Effort (physical activity - lifting, carrying, physical motion)

  • Lifting – up to 75 lbs., carrying, bending, walking, operating equipment.

Physical Environment (temperature, noise, other environmental or hazardous conditions)

  • Need to dress accordingly for summer heat and winter cold – temperature within the warehouse within regulatory limits. Care needed for exchanging two motor battery fluid.

Sensory Attention (effect of the job on one or more of the senses)

  • Normal

Mental Stress (social disruption, increased anxiety/stress)

  • Normal