CanWel Warehouse Person (EWP Cutter) Full Time in Calgary, AB


Branch Calgary AB CA

Warehouse Person (EWP Cutter)
Calgary, AB

9229 Barlow Trail SE, Calgary, AB T2C 2N8. Warehouse for proper storage.  Minimum 3 years’ warehouse experience.  Maintain a clean and organized warehouse….

Career Opportunity

Warehouse Person (EWP Cutter)


Reference Number: CAN-AB-CAL-129-190916

CanWel Building Materials Division is a leading Canadian wholesale distributor of building materials and home renovation products. Through our distribution warehouses, we provide a comprehensive range of building products to dealers, lumber yards, and home improvement centres. Builders and homeowners use our products primarily in new construction, repairs, and remodelling. We carry a full line of structural, exterior, interior, and specialty products that provide quality and value for all types of projects. With 16 locations across Canada and a knowledgeable and friendly team of professionals, our customers can rely on us to deliver what they need, when they need it. Position Summary Reporting to the Operations Supervisor, the Warehouse Person is responsible for efficiently and accurately assembling products for customer orders, loading orders onto customers’ trucks, receiving inventory from suppliers, and receiving and restocking customer returns. Additional responsibilities include cutting engineered wood products (EWP) according to customer specifications. Expected Contributions

 Unload building material supplies safely and promptly from delivery trucks, containers, and rail cars, and place in warehouse for proper storage.

 Accurately, efficiently, and safely pick and assemble customer orders.

 Make general math calculations and properly complete shipping and receiving documents.

 Assist customers by loading orders onto delivery trucks.

 Accurately cut engineered wood products (EWP) according to customer specifications, ensuring minimal waste.

 Inspect quality and accuracy of EWP load against customer requirements.

 Conduct spot inventory counts.

 Maintain a clean and organized warehouse.

 Adhere to all work safety rules and regulations.

 Adhere to customer service commitments.

September 2016

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

 General counterbalance forklift certificate

 Must have own steel-toed boots

 Minimum 3 years’ warehouse experience  Familiar with order picking process

 Able to lift up to 50 pounds or 23 kilograms occasionally

 Bending, lifting, and reaching during course of shift

 Safe chainsaw operating skills

 General understanding of loading 53-foot trailers with proper weight distribution

 General knowledge of building materials will be considered an asset

 Knowledge of engineered wood products is preferred Education: High School Diploma Compensation and Benefits: Competitive hourly rate; health benefits, company pension plan, overtime available Work Location: 9229 Barlow Trail SE, Calgary, AB T2C 2N8 Hours of Work

 Typically Monday to Friday

 Must be flexible with start and finish times

 Semi-annual inventory counts conducted on evenings and weekend Working Conditions: Able to tolerate outdoor working conditions throughout the year.

Website: www.canwel.com How to Apply:

Please send your resume and cover letter in MS Word format to [email protected] quoting:

Reference Number: CAN-AB-CAL-129-190916

in the email subject line.

CanWel welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on

request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada without sponsorship.

We thank you for your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

September 2016

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-27
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