Shipper Receiver Lead Hand
Great West Kenworth 3.34 reviews - Grande Prairie, AB

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Shipper Receiver Lead Hand Grande Prairie (#3387)

Location: Grande Prairie
Salary: Up to $22/hr
Career #: 3387

Greatwest Kenworth, one of Canada’s leading heavy truck dealerships, is currently looking to fill the position of Shipper Receiver Lead Hand to lead a team of 3 in our Grande Prairie (Clairmont) Dealership.

This permanent, full-time position entails leading and being hands-on for all shipping, receiving, and warehousing activities in our Clairmont warehouse. The Shipper Receiver Supervisor is expected to prioritize the daily activities for the Shippers and Receivers and meet company objectives for the parts team.


An ideal candidate would be one that:

  • is hands-on and leads people by example;
  • is conscientious about their work and thrives on continuous improvement and implementing process
  • can adapt quickly to change and would like to join a company that is in growth-mode;
  • has sufficient relevant work experience and is able to effectively lead a small, growing warehouse team; and
  • has some degree of technical computer savvy.



  • Oversea a small team of shipper receiver
  • Prioritize the daily activities for the Shippers and Receivers
  • Work closely is the Assistant Parts Manager
  • Determine method of shipment and arrange shipping; prepare bills of lading, customs forms, invoices and other shipping documents manually or by computer.
  • Assemble containers and crates, record contents manually or in computer system, pack goods to be shipped and affix identifying information and shipping instructions
  • Oversee loading and unloading of goods from trucks or other conveyances
  • Inspect and verify incoming goods against invoices or other documents, record shortages and reject damaged goods
  • Unpack, code and route goods to appropriate storage areas
  • Maintain internal, manual or computerized record-keeping systems
  • Operate forklift, hand truck or other equipment to load, unload, transport and store goods.
  • A valid class 5 driver’s license
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs often


When working at GreatWest Kenworth Ltd., employees are offered a comfortable, clean, and supportive environment, with opportunities for growth and advancement. Competitive wages are matched with a comprehensive, up to date employee benefits program that caters to the needs of staff and their families. Some of the benefits are:

  • Life Insurance and AD&D
  • Dependent Life
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Critical Illness Coverage
  • Up to $2400 in a Health Spending Account
  • Up to $2400 in a Personal Development Account
  • Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Health Plan - 80% of prescribed drugs, 100% coverage of all other eligible expenses
  • Dental Plan - 80% basic, 50% major and 50% orthodontics
  • 5 Paid Sick Days
  • Up To $400 Boot and Tool Allowance
  • RRSPs
  • 3 weeks vacation after 3 years
  • $1500 Annual Loyalty Bonus
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Direct Deposit Payroll, Anywhere Online Pay Statments & Benefit Information access
  • and more...


Please send your Resume (in WORD, PDF or TXT form) with the career #3387 in the Subject Line. Submission who do not have #3387 in the subject line will not be considered for the position.

Example: Shipper Receiver GP #3387

Due to the high volume of resumes only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview.

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