Overview

Sonepar Canada Inc Warehouse Associate/Delivery Driver Full Time in Calgary, AB

Sonepar Canada Inc

Branch Calgary AB CA

Position:
Warehouse Associate/Delivery Driver
Location:
Calgary, AB

Focus on customer service. When necessary, additional Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) such as hard hats and safety glasses are supplied….

Vallen is a member of Sonepar Canada, and is one of Canada’s leading industrial distribution companies headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta. The Sonepar family of companies includes Vallen, Gescan, Lumen, Sesco, Texcan, Dixon Electric, MGM Electric and Osso.
We are excited to announce our expansion into the Newfoundland market, with the acquisition of Brenkir Industrial Supply. With over 350 associates and 25 branches, Vallen is able to service local, regional and/or national Industrial, MRO and Safety supply-chain management organizations.
Vallen offers a supportive and rewarding culture that values its people and their contributions. Our values are based on creating an environment where feeling valued, respected and empowered is paramount.
At Vallen, we care about the community around us. Each of our branches participates annually in fundraising for the United Way and other community charities.
To explore and learn more about Vallen, please visit www.Vallen.ca
An exciting opportunity has become available to join our Calgary branch as a Warehouse Associate/Delivery Driver.

Vallen Warehouse Associate/Delivery Drivers operate company-leased vehicles to deliver merchandise to and from customers and suppliers. The successful candidate will provide our clients with superior customer service while working in a fast-paced environment.

Key Responsibilities:
Provide support for basic warehouse operations as required
Loading and unloading materials in warehouse
Picking orders and preparing them for delivery
Monitoring and tracking inventory as per company procedures
General cleanup and other tasks as required
Adhering to standards/processes in warehouse operations
Performing other related duties and safety checks as required
The ability to meet deadlines for shipment ‘cut-off’ times to customers while simultaneously coordinating multiple projects.
The ideal candidate will be a team player with the ability to work effectively with other warehouse personnel.
Follow proper company policies and procedures when handling paperwork and inventory.
Make deliveries as scheduled and perform additional duties (such as loading/unloading, order-picking and packing) as assigned by the warehouse supervisor.
Steel-toed boots are mandatory. When necessary, additional Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) such as hard hats and safety glasses are supplied.

The ideal candidate will have the following required qualifications:

Previous warehouse or retail experience considered an asset
Valid driver’s license with a clean driver’s abstract.
Must be able to speak, read and write English
Ability to problem solve
Strong organizational skills
Focus on customer service
Dexterity with small tools such as a utility knife
Excellent physical condition – ability to lift up to 60 lb.
Ability to operate a forklift is considered an asset
Hand/eye coordination
Prolonged standing/walking
Safe use of a ladder
The ability to exhibit team spirit in the branch, and effectively interface with department personnel, while working in a fast paced environment.
Forklift certification and an understanding of ISO procedures, Workplace hazardous Materials information System (WHMIS) and Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) regulations would be considered an asset.

Vallen is an equal opportunity employer committed to increasing diversity in our workforce. We welcome applications from qualified persons in underrepresented ethnic, racial and cultural groups and from people with disabilities.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only short listed candidates will be contacted

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2017-09-27
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