Shipper Receiver

Richmond Hill
Job Type Permanent
Job ID 17005
Job Description

Our client designs and fabricates a broad product line of pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and confectionery equipment for coating, mixing, blending, granulating and drying.  

Position:$22.00 per hour

Shift: 7:30am to 4pm Mon-Fri or Afternoon shift :2pm-12 midnight Mon-Thurs (please let us know if you are flexible for either shift)

Location: Hwy 404/Hwy 7 (Richmond Hill, ON)


One is contract, and the other is a permanent role after 3 months of probation


  1. Control the flow of materials into and out-off the facility
  2. Receive, Identify, sort, log and properly store incoming materials
  3. Maintain records of amount, kind and location of parts and supplies on-hand, using manual and/or computerized inventory system.
  4. Inspect and verify materials against invoices or other documents
  5. Record shortages, rejected materials and notify Purchasing.
  6. Operate forklift, hand-truck or other equipment to load/unload materials and store goods.
  7. Prepare goods for shipment, through evaluation and application of appropriate product packaging and crating requirements
  8. Read, understand and apply policies/procedures/instructions/forms to perform work tasks in a safe and appropriate manner.
  9. Plan, review, organize and perform the efficient receipt, release and storage of materials.
  10. Calculate weights and dimensions of loads
  11. Perform daily safety checks and maintain in good order loading/unloading equipment.
  12. Comply with MSDS for the handling of chemicals.
  13. Maintain clean work area and follow good housekeeping practices.
  14. Quality--Demonstrate accuracy, precision, etc. in performing work
  15. Quantity--Demonstrate good working practices and high productivity
  16. Safety--Demonstrate safe working practices
  17. Cooperation--Demonstrate high levels of worker/supervisor co-operation
  18. Dependability--Demonstrate a high level of work completion
  19. Reliability--Demonstrate a good attendance.
  20. Initiative--Resourcefulness and willingness to accept responsibility
  21. Adaptability-Ability to adapt to unusual situations.
  22. Perform other duties as and when required.


ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES include the following but is not limited to:


  1. To recommend solutions all matters pertaining to the successful operation of the Manufacturing Department as they relate to the flow of orders through the system.  
  2. To recommend major capital expenditures for the addition and replacement of machinery and equipment to the shop foremen.






 Completion of high school diploma or equivalent.


 Relevant work experience

Drivers license  

Good organizational skills

Possess current Drivers license  

Forklift license would be an asset


Under the direction of the Shop Foreman the employee will be expected to achieve minimum performance levels through their working tenure. These will be reviewed on an annual basis. To be considered SUCCESSFUL, the employee must have demonstrated their ability to meet or exceed the prescribed minimum levels.



Within 12 weeks


Within 26 weeks


Within 52 weeks


SOMETIMES demonstrates an understanding of job requirements

Normal supervision

OFTEN demonstrates an understanding of job requirements

Minimum supervision

ALWAYS demonstrates an understanding of requirements

No supervision.


Ensure that their objectives are clearly aligned with the strategic priorities of the company and that all efforts are made towards achieving those objectives. Accountability is accomplished through persistence in achieving excellence, being fully engaged and committed and effectively communicating.   

ATTRIBUTES AND ATTITUDES:    (top 3 are the same for every position description)

Demonstrated excellent client service skills and commitment to providing attention to detail and a high standard of quality work

Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

Ability to work independently as well as part of a team

High degree of concentration in all aspects of work

Ability to work within tight time constraints

Stress related to meet deadlines or schedules. Pleasant, clean, safe working environment

Good people skills, especially when dealing with co-workers and management


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


This individual understands respects and adheres to the workplace Health & Safety rules and regulations.


This position will be working in manufacturing plant setting and therefore will be exposed to the hazards: noise, heat, dust, welders flash, moving machinery (ie. Forklifts), and acids which require the use of protective equipment.



If you have the skills and experience that we are looking for to be successful in this role please apply online, email or fax your resume to Aneezah Dhir.

[email protected]

fax to 416-495-8487

We are an equal opportunity Employer




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