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univar

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Reference number: 
522312
Partner reference: 
28298050
Publication date: 
> 20 days 
Main functions: 
Job ID Number: WHFSJ1809 At Univar, we believe our culture is second to none. Imagine the stability of a multi-national corporation, with the comradery of a start-up. We foster a friendly, welcoming, high-performance environment where every idea and initiative is given the respect and attention it deserves. We’re proud to offer our employees: Competitive salaries Comprehensive Medical/dental benefits Industry leading pension plan Bonus opportunities Paid training and development programs at every level Global career advancement and mentoring opportunities Education allowance Our team is successful due to our mix of diverse backgrounds, education, experience and careers, and we are proud to be included on the Alberta Top 70 Employer list and a recipient of Canada’s Safest Employer award! About the position If you are looking for a challenging role in a team orientated and fast paced facility this is the job for you! Reporting to the Operations Supervisor, the Warehouseperson is a key member of our Operations team and performs all warehouse duties as required. What you’ll do Support Account Managers and co-ordinate with Supply Planners and Customer Service Representatives to ensure customer needs are met. Answer general inquiries Load and unload bulk and packaged goods following established safe work procedures Safe handling and operation of a forklift picking orders, and offloading trucks. Inventory management and cycle counts Provide after hours on-call support to customers in rotation with co-workers. Overtime and flexibility in working hours are needed. Some outdoor work required, in various weather conditions What we would like from you High school diploma or equivalent working experience Strong organizational, mathematical, computer, and clerical skills Effective written and verbal communication skills Self-motivated and able to work within company policy where experience and independent judgement is demonstrated. Must be able to lift 50lbs. Previous experience in customer service or sales an asset Warehouse/fork lift operation experience an asset WHMIS and/or TDG training an asset What do we do? Univar is a leading global chemical distributor of industrial and specialty chemicals, food ingredients and related products and services. Our wide Canadian distribution network, with locations coast-to-coast, helps guarantee fast, reliable service to Univar’s customers. Across North America, Europe, the Asia-Pacific region, and Latin America, our nearly 9,000 employees serve over 100,000 customers, representing nearly every major industry and a highly diverse set of end markets. Safety is our top priority, the foundation for all aspects of our global business operations. Safe transport and storage of products, safe operational practices and safe working conditions enable us to protect our employees, customers, suppliers and the environment. To read more about our successes and what we do, please visit: www.univar.com Sounds awesome? Here’s how you apply: Please send your resume and cover letter in Word or PDF format to [email protected] Indicate the job identification number in the subject line of your email. Please note; all candidates are subject to background and reference checks. Although we appreciate all applications, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in Univar.
Salary: 
to be discussed
Job start date: 
As soon as possible
Work place
Richmond , BC