Shipper Receiver

Job Description


  • Payrate: $20.00-$22.00 per hour  
  • Temporary (3 months), Permanent after 3 months of probation
  • Day shift: Monday – Thursday – 7:00am-4:30pm, Friday – 7:00am-3:00pm
  • Should be able to occasionally work on weekends

Our Client is a machine manufacturer. They are looking for a shipper for their busy warehouse

Job Summary
The Receiver/Kitter is responsible for accurately receiving goods by unloading trucks and kitting parts to the allocated work orders. Competencies
▪ Dependability
▪ Interpersonal Skills
▪ Job Knowledge
▪ Organization Skills
▪ Customer Service Job Duties
▪ Receive and unload delivery trucks by safety using forklifts and overhead cranes.
▪ Enter received goods into the MRP system ensuring accurate delivery by matching packing slips to purchase orders.
▪ Identify and tag all purchased components with Work Order and/or Part ID.
▪ Match critical dimensions of materials received to drawings.
▪ Package and ship spare parts and samples and assist, when needed, to package and ship equipment and tooling.
▪ Report all nonconformities to supervisor.
▪ Identify and quarantine all parts that do not comply with the purchase order or drawings.
▪ Maintain 100% accuracy in kitting of purchased parts by sub-assembly.
▪ Ensure outgoing shipments are properly packaged and secure for transportation to achieve zero returns or complaints from customers as a result of improper packaging.
▪ Ensure all flame cuts and Blanchard grounds are counted, measurements verified and are kitted by assembly.
▪ Ensure efficient use of time and workflow by planning work and keeping area organized and clean.
▪ Ensure goods are received in the system within 2 days of receipt.
▪ Kit purchased parts to jobs within 2 days of receipt.
▪ Deliver office supplies and courier packages received before end of shift.
▪ Prioritize receipts and deliveries based on urgency.
▪ Kit parts for production orders, as required by production planner.
▪ Collaborate with supervisor and co-workers to ensure an on time, quality product.
▪ Exchange information and knowledge on issues encountered.
▪ Maintain positive and productive working relationships with supervisor and other shop workers.
▪ Be courteous and helpful when dealing with customers, suppliers, delivery drivers and co-workers.
▪ Have a good attitude.
▪ Comply with the Occupational Health and Safety Act and polices as outlined in the Company Health and Safety manual to prevent workplace injuries including using personal protective equipment, using protective devises on equipment, performing all pre-use inspections as required and report all injuries.
▪ Instruct truck drivers of safety policies pertaining to shipping and receiving.
▪ Ensure vendors/visitors coming through receiving follow safety policies and wear safety glasses.
▪ Follow all plant safety rules.
▪ Follow all company rules and regulations as outlined in the Employee Handbook.
▪ Follow departmental processes required by ISO and actively participate in recommending improvements


Job Requirements  
▪ High School
▪ Forklift and Crane certification
▪ 3-5 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment
▪ Knowledge of basic computer usage for receiving goods in an ERP environment.
▪ Ability to read and understand drawings for the receipt of flame cuts and machined parts.
▪ Ability to use measuring tools such as calipers, micrometers, or tape measures
▪ Good communication skills to gain and provide understanding of issues.

Work Conditions & Physical Demands
▪ Normal for an industrial heavy metal manufacturing environment.
▪ Works with heavy parts, near moving mechanical parts, and material handling equipment.
▪ Environment can be noisy and there is a risk of injury while machine is being tested.
▪ Hot environment during summer season
▪ Ability to stand and walk for most of the day.
▪ Ability to lift up to 60 lbs.

▪ Ability to work occasional weekends and/or evenings as necessary in order to meet quality and due dates.

▪ Interpersonal Skills
▪ Job Knowledge
▪ Organization Skills


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 Heather Boreham.

[email protected]

fax to 416-495-8487

We are an equal opportunity Employer