Warehouse and Logistics Associate


City: Toronto, ON, Canada
Title: Warehouse and Logistics Associate
Category: Other Specialties
Employment Type: Temp
Description:
Warehouse and Logistics Associate

The role of the Warehouse and Logistics Technician is to be a dependable team member supporting Procurement and Operations through the managing of material logistics to help ensure the team has the equipment required to complete Projects on time. As a trusted technical resource, the logistics technician is to be fully qualified in the use of material handling equipment for the purpose of carrying out various shipping, receiving,  material handling and inventory control.

Although candidates will be cross-trained, flexible and able to move around within the team as demands and priorities change, this role is primarily focused on deliveries, material put away, and order picking.

Location: Toronto, ON
Rate of Pay- $18-$24/hr
Term: 6 months- 3days X 8hours per week (Tues, Wed,Thurs)

Procurement and Operations Support
- Assist with delivering to, and picking up from, project sites as required 
- Prepare kits for the technicians - Receive bins and materials back from site. Sort the 
materials and move parts back to stock and sort large dollar items for potential return 
to vendor

Logistics and Warehouse Management 
- Receive product physically and enter receipt in the system against the PO
- Receive product physically, tag and stage on storage shelving
- Kit equipment to a project and manage location/kitting process

Administrative
- Track time on project work through Connectwise

Qualifications
- Effective communication skills
- Min 1 year of experience in logistics, distribution, and inventory is preferred
- Valid drivers license and a clean drivers abstract
- Fluency in English

Working Conditions
- Working within a standard warehouse environment where steel toed shoes are required
- Environment is climate controlled but occasional, brief exposure to heat or cold may occur
- Occasional exposure to short bursts of noise over 85 db may occur; hearing protection is offered but not mandatory
- Tasks are non-repetitive in nature and can be frequently re-assigned due to changing priorities
- May be required to work overtime, in accordance with applicable provincial 

Physical requirements
- This position requires a high degree of standing and walking, bending, crouching, etc.
- Frequent lifting of objects up to 20 kg required; objects over 20 kg require team lifting

We thank everyone who applies however only candidates being considered will be contacted.
Company:
Staffmax Staffing & Recruiting