Surepoint is currently looking for a temporary Warehouse Operator within our Grande Prairie, AB operations, for a 6-8 month period.
Reporting the Director of Procurement, the Warehouse Operator is responsible for accurately managing all shipping, receiving, stocking shelves, inventory, issuing and staging, returns and cycle counting activities.
-Ensuring accuracy is all data entry transactions in all attributes required received and issued.
-Warehouse is kept clean and a safe work environment.
-All shipping and receiving processes and procedures meet general work safety standard requirements, government regulations, and company policies and procedures.
-Will operate all warehouse tools and equipment in a safe manner with a current operating certificate.
-Provide a high standard of customer services in the areas of supply chain activities and customer problem solving.
-Receives all goods/parts and materials according to standard written procedures,
- recording all incoming shipments, checking shipments against purchase orders and verifying contents of shipment against packing slip;
-If required, the goods/parts and materials are kept quarantined for technical inspection for quality prior to acceptance;
-Co-ordinate and manage all returned goods/parts and materials according to procedures determining and recording damaged or faulty items.
-Initiating all supplier claims in a timely manner;
-Ensure all inventoried goods/part and materials and places in designated stock locations in warehouse;
-Fills internal customers’ orders; deliver and stage items to designated locations;
-Maintains good housekeeping and orderliness in the warehouse and in the receiving area;
-Prepares shipping weight bills, TDG documents and shipping plaques;
-Expediting customer orders according to specific time commitments;
-Direct, coordinate and prioritize the overall warehouse activities to ensure the smooth workflow of goods/parts and materials including the managing and tracking of product cores;
-Liaises with freight companies, arranging local deliveries and out-of-town shipments for the best overall costs to Surepoint Group;
-Maintain accurate record and inventory reconciliations.
-Perform physical inventory counts as determined within the warehouse policy; via daily cycle counting or yearly wall to wall;
-Provide effective solutions and procedures to ensure continuous improvement and the optimal performance targets are achieved;
-Monitor and maintain the work environment to ensure all health and safety related regulations are in compliance;
-Operate safely all warehouse equipment and power tools, including fork-lifts – loading and offloading shipments.
T-he warehouse is a non-smoking work area. All hazardous materials must be properly stored; manage all MSDS worksheets.
-Grade 12 with additional post-secondary education or equivalent experience relating to inventory management is required.
-Minimum 2 years of operating experience with various fork-lift(s) battery stand up, propane or fuel type; must have a valid Fork-lift Operator’s certificate;
-APICS certificate would be considered an asset;
-Minimum 2 years’ experience in inventory warehouse management or similar discipline; and
-Electrical, Instrumentation, Automation, and/or Industrial background experienced preferred;
-Excellent communications skills both verbal and written;
-Attention to detail with excellent organizational and time management skills;
-Strong analytical, problem solving, mathematical and sound decision making skills;
-Demonstrated maturity with the ability to self-manage, organize, prioritize and interact well with others/team; strong team player;
-Ability to work with people of all levels within the organization.
-Strong customer services skills;
-Strong work ethic and a positive attitude; ability to adapt to change;
-Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint); and
-Working knowledge of working in an ERP system (Autopoint, SAP, Oracle, JD Edwards).
We offer competitive wages, comprehensive group benefits, and an outstanding safety program. Those who are interested in joining our team, please email your resume online with us.