Warehouse Associate

Location: Hazmasters - Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Job: IRC186337

Hazmasters Inc. is a Canadian leader in workplace safety products, services and education. From coast to coast, our team of dedicated and knowledgeable professionals help our clients to determine and implement the right safety solutions for their business, their team, and their projects. Safety is an essential part of every job we do, and it’s about more than just the equipment. It’s about making sure organizations have the right safety products, and workers who are trained and educated. Hazmasters is focused on helping organizations to create safe work environments through consultation and product recommendations, fast and reliable service, and comprehensive safety training.

Description

The Warehouse Associate performs receiving, stock keeping, picking, packing and shipping activities. The chosen candidate will also be responsible for counter sales, housekeeping and related quality assurance activities. The candidate will also be handling customer fit testing and DOP testing of machines on site and off site. Inspections of fall protection equipment will also be required. Technical skills would be an asset to our team.

  • Handle all incoming shipments
  • Perform verification of purchased products and enter order receipts into computer system
  • Perform quality assurance inspections when appropriate
  • Place received material, after segregating backorders, into proper warehouse storage locations; relocate and consolidate material and notify management of new bon/table locations when necessary
  • Pull, pack, weigh and label materials for shipment (including assemble and hold orders)
  • Prepare bills of lading and express receipts
  • Assist in loading trucks
  • Prepare local delivery records and complete applicable blocks on the pick ticket
  • Maintain appropriate forms pending return of material
  • Inspect condition of returned material prior to completing return authorization forms
  • Pull stock and return it to the correct location pending credit memo, sale or return to supplier
  • Clean warehouse and trucking/parking area
  • Assemble and disassemble bins, racks, shelves and tables as needed
  • Administer preventative maintenance programs to delivery vehicles and warehouse equipment to ensure proper functioning and safety practices for warehouse operations
  • Record and process customer complaints
  • Maintain counter stock as needed
  • Assist with over-the-counter sales when necessary
  • Complete customer fit tests and DOP testing of machines as required
  • Complete inspections on fall protection equipment
  • Perform other duties as required

Requirements

  • Ability to adhere to all company rules and policies
  • Ability to be on time for scheduled work day and complete all work hours required
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment and to get along with coworkers
  • Ability to understand and follow verbal and/or written instructions
  • Ability to communicate clearly, both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to operate hand and power tools and equipment
  • Ability to adapt to changing situations and to perform multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to anticipate and prepare for customer needs
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 25 pounds

Experience

  • Prior work experience in warehouse/distribution environment preferred but not required
  • Technical skills would be an asset to our team

Additional Details 

We offer a competitive compensation and flexible benefit plan, pension plan, educational assistance plan and more. Please note, in the recruitment process accommodations for applicants with disabilities are available upon request. Hazmasters values diversity and is an equal opportunity employer.

Hazmasters is a subsidiary of WESCO Distribution Canada. To apply for this position with Hazmasters, please click the "Apply Now" button below which will direct you to the WESCO Careers Portal to begin the application process.

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