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Shipper Receiver

Reference ID: R-2018-5920

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Number of Opening: 1

Worker Type: Permanent

Position Overview: The Shipper Receiver is responsible for all movement of equipment in and out of the branch.

Job Description:

Major Job Functions:
  • Ensures setup of customer service orders as per written requirements
  • Completes proper paperwork to customer service on returns
  • Ensures proper packaging and addressing of shipments for common carriers
  • Prepares or oversees the proper packaging, documentation and addressing of shipments for common carriers
  • Prepares all dangerous goods requirements are enforces compliance
  • Sets up of customer service orders as per written requirements
  • Completes proper paperwork to customer service on returns
  • Inspects equipment prior to shipment and on return for serviceability
  • Notifies shop personnel and customer service on damaged or missing equipment
  • Performs checks on inventory levels of equipment, parts, supplies, materials and notifies customer service of shortages
  • Maintains computerized record-keeping system
  • Oversees unloading of equipment and supplies
  • Operates forklift or other equipment to unload goods
  • Performs general housekeeping in warehouse and yard
  • Performs other related duties as assigned

**Candidate selection will be in compliance with the terms of the current Collective Agreement**

Specific Skills & Knowledge:
  • In addition to the Core Competencies*, this position requires the following:
  • Has good working knowledge of all rental equipment
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Good paperwork skills
  • Possesses sufficient mechanical skills to perform and/or recommend minor equipment repairs
  • Committed to a safe work environment
  • Demonstrate high levels of customer service to everyone in the company
  • Capable of working with minimal supervision

Education & Experience :
  • Minimum three months of operating experience of rough terrain forklift, counterbalance forklift, compact construction equipment, large construction equipment

  • Physical requirements:
  • Due to physical nature of the work, a requirement of the job is to be considered fit for work
  • Employee may be required to undergo a "fitness to work" assessment. These are most often done to determine medical fitness after an illness or injury, but may sometimes be completed after employment has been offered, as requested by the employer periodically, or as a condition of a job transfer.
  • Work Environment:
  • Work will be outdoors and indoors with general warehouse conditions
  • This position requires frequent lifting and significant degree of walking, bending and transporting objects of various weights and dimensions
  • This job requires interaction with co-workers and the public

Please note that any future shift changes that may occur will be made in accordance with the terms and conditions of the Collective Agreement.

Union Membership : You are required to become a member of the Union associated with this position. This will be effective immediately and will result in union dues being deducted from your pay. The terms and conditions of your employment will be governed by the collective agreement.

We are committed to diversity at Finning, to building and sustaining a diverse and inclusive workforce and as an equal opportunity employer we encourage applications from all qualified individuals. Finning does not discriminate against applicants based on genders, races, national and ethnic origins, religions, ages, sexual orientation, marital and family status, and/or mental or physical disabilities.

Posted: December 15, 2018
Closes: February 13, 2019
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10,000+ employees
Transportation and Warehousing

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Finning is the world's largest Caterpillar dealer delivering unrivalled service for over 80 years. We sell, rent and provide parts and service for equipment and engines to customers in various ...