Job Title: Warehouse Shipper/Receiver
Location: 415 2 Ave E, Brooks, AB
Shift: Morning, Night, Overnight
Why You’ll Love EECOL
When you join EECOL, you become part of a global leader in business-to-business distribution, logistics services and supply chain management solutions. We take pride in having an inclusive and family-like work environment. We provide a compensation package that offers competitive wages, flexible hours, excellent benefits, and a career you can be proud of. There are endless opportunities with our promote-within culture!
What’s in it for You
- Permanent, full-time positions, Monday through Friday. Weekends and evenings are for friends, family, and fun, not work!
- Enjoy regular salary reviews and incentive opportunities.
- EECOL is not just a job, but a company where you can learn, develop, and build your career! All training provided.
- A benefits package designed with your total well-being in mind including generous paid time off, comprehensive insurance options for you and your family, generous flex benefits, health & dental plan, disability, life insurance, vision care, educational assistance and a retirement savings plan including Pension, RRSP and TFSA opportunities to save for the future!
- Enjoy a wide variety of perks including discounts on travel, vehicles, entertainment, shopping and many more.
- Picking items, preparing goods, arranging shipments/pick-ups
- Loading/unloading trucks, checking goods received
- General warehouse/yard organization including stocking shelves
- Cutting, spooling wire
- Assisting customers with inquiries
- Participating in required Safety training
Education & Experience
- High school diploma or equivalent required
- No experience required / entry level
Our ideal new team member…
- Ability to be on your feet for extended periods and to be able to lift 50 pounds
- Ability to wear all required personal protective equipment, including steel toe footwear
- Has experience or is willing to learn to operate warehouse equipment, including forklifts and power equipment. All training is provided for the successful candidate.
- Basic problem-solving skills/computer skills preferred
- Energetic, hard-working and motivated to grow, learn and move up in our company
- Dental care
- Disability insurance
- Flexible schedule
- Life insurance
- Paid time off
- Tuition reimbursement
Are You Ready to Launch Your Career with EECOL?
Founded in 1919, we have been offering competitive value and superior service for over 100 years with over 60 locations in Western Canada . EECOL is one of Canada’s leading electrical products distributors. Our employees stay for the long-term because we offer a rewarding and exciting career, not just a job! The majority of our team started in entry-level positions and have enjoyed a variety of career paths taking them to leadership roles throughout the organizations. Don’t miss out on this opportunity; join our team today!
EECOL Electric Corp. (“EECOL”) provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, or other characteristics protected by law. US applicants only, we are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
What skills and qualities are important for a Warehouse Picker?
What is the work environment like for Warehouse Picker?
The work environment for a Warehouse Picker can vary depending on the specific industry, company, and the nature of the warehouse operation. However, there are common elements that characterize the work environment for Warehouse Pickers:
- Warehouse Setting:
- Warehouse Pickers typically work in large, often busy, warehouse facilities. These spaces are designed to store and organize various goods and products.
- Physical Demands:
- The job involves a significant amount of physical activity. Warehouse Pickers are frequently on their feet, walking throughout the warehouse, and lifting or moving boxes and items. Physical stamina is essential.
- Temperature Variation:
- Warehouses can have varying temperature conditions. Some are climate-controlled, while others may not be. Warehouse Pickers may work in environments that are cooler or warmer, depending on the products stored.
- Use of Equipment:
- Warehouse Pickers often use equipment such as hand trucks, pallet jacks, and sometimes forklifts to move and transport items. Training and certification may be required for certain equipment.
- Shift Work:
- Warehouse operations often require coverage throughout the day and night. As a result, Warehouse Pickers may work in shifts, including evenings, weekends, and holidays.
Understanding and adapting to the dynamics of the warehouse environment is essential for Warehouse Pickers. It requires a combination of physical fitness, attention to detail, teamwork, and a commitment to safety to excel in this role.