Shipper/Receiver

Coquitlam, BC
Full-time
Salary: $18.00 /hour


Job Summary

Associated Labels and Packaging is one of the largest premium printing companies in the Pacific North West. We are a family owned and operated business with nearly 200 employees. Our company culture promotes individual growth, freedom to create projects and most importantly, having a good time! Our production facility has state of the art printing presses and methodologies. We are leaders in our industry, specifically packaging solutions. In the past few years we have developed a fully backyard compostable pouch, and a world’s first compostable lidding film. We look forward to welcoming you to our closely-knit team making a difference in the packaging world!

Enjoy these benefits as the Shipper/Receiver:

  • 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, paintball, snowshoeing, food truck lunches
  • Quarterly shiatsu massages at work

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

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: Monday – Friday, 6:30am – 2:30pm

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

Job Type: Full-time

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