Materials Handler

Department: Manufacturing

Receives Direction From: Manufacturing Services Manager

Responsibilities May Include:

  • Organize domestic shipments with carriers; times, duties, customs, etc.
  • Prepare quotes for domestic shipment of potential orders and courier shipments
  • Perform daily track and trace of in transit domestic and international shipments and advise accordingly incoming and outgoing
  • Complete documentation in accordance with domestic and international shipping regulations and requirements using proprietary computer software
  • Package goods for domestic and international transportation
  • Enter all pertinent data accordingly into the computer database
  • Collect and monitor courier costs and levels of service
  • Responsible for loading and unloading freight and equipment to and from the shipping/receiving dock
  • Other duties as assigned

Skills & Qualifications Required:

  • Must be proficient with MSOffice products and on-line computer data entry
  • Experience operating material handling items such as  banding equipment, pallet jacks and transport dollies
  • Proven warehouse skills such as storage for inventory and staging for shipment
  • Knowledge of related safety considerations
  • Valid drivers’ license and experience operating a forklift is required
  • Knowledge of “Lean Practices” such as 5S, KANBAN, an asset
  • ‘Dangerous Goods’ and WHMIS certification will be required
  • Knowledge of Quality systems such as ISO, in a high tech environment would be an asset
  • Completion of Grade 12 or equivalent

Please indicate position M-MH0618 in your cover letter and subject line.

IRD is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Submit Application

Application For M-MH0618

Request Info