Shipper/Receiver

Coquitlam, BC
Full-time


Associated Labels and Packaging is a premium label printing and flexible packaging company located in Coquitlam, BC. Since starting in a small label printing plant in Vancouver in 1981, our plant has grown to over 50,000 square feet, with 24 hour-a-day press runs reaching into the millions. We are one of the largest suppliers of labels in Western Canada and the Pacific North West and are looking to grow our team as we continue to expand.

We are looking for a full-time Shipper/Receiver to join our Shipping/Warehouse Team.

The benefits of joining our team include:

  • Opportunities for growth and career advancement
  • Medical and dental benefits
  • 24 hour employee gym
  • Educational assistance and professional development
  • Fun company-sponsored events like bowling, paintballing, snowshoeing, food truck lunches
  • Quarterly shiatsu massages at work

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Determine appropriate method of shipment for orders by utilizing knowledge of shipping procedures, rates and routes
  • Examine outgoing shipments and ensure they conform to order specifications
  • Maintain and verify records of incoming and outgoing shipments
  • Count, weigh and measure incoming shipments and verify information against invoices, orders, bills of lading or other records
  • Place finished products into cartons and secure the item using fillers, spacers and protective padding and prepare for shipment
  • Examine and unpack incoming shipments; ensure they meet purchase order specifications, record shortages and reject damaged items
  • Operate lift truck or hoist shipments from shipping and receiving platform to storage area
  • Safely operate forklifts and power jacks to load, unload, transport and store goods

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 1 year experience in shipping
  • Knowledge of international shipping and customs/border requirements preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, basic math skills
  • Forklift experience (electric and propane) preferred
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritize and coordinate
  • Computer proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to make repetitive movements including bending or squatting
  • Flexible with work hours when needed

Hours: Graveyard, Sunday to Thursday, 10:30pm-6:30am

We invite you to visit our website at http://www.associated-labels.com/ to learn more about our business.

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