Graybar Electric - Kitchener, ON
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Make the move… Join the team at Graybar Canada!
Are you looking for a career as opposed to a job? This position is an entry level position into our organization. We are searching for talent that one day wants to have a career in sales or management.
Graybar Canada, an employee-owned company, is a wholesale distributor for thousands of items from leading manufacturers of electrical and communications & data products. Graybar Canada operates over 30 locations across the country.
Committed to quality through its customer service, products, supply and distribution, and performance, Graybar Canada is a subsidiary of Graybar Electric Company Inc., a Fortune 500 company and one of the oldest and largest American electrical distributors.
Graybar Canada has the power and stability of a big corporation and the integrity and drive of a neighborhood business.
Graybar Canada offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including:
Health and Dental Benefits
Life & AD&D Insurance
Employee Profit Sharing Program
Long Term Disability Benefits
Group RRSP Matching
Corporate Fitness Membership Program
Employee Share Purchase Program
Computer Purchase Plan
Tuition Reimbursement Program
Service Awards Program
Scholarship Program for Employee’s Children
Home and Auto Group Insurance Rates
Excellent Hours - No Evening or Weekend Shifts
Graybar Canada currently has an exciting career opportunity available out of our Kitchener, ON location for:
The Warehouse Support Representative is responsible for ensuring the accurate and seamless reception and processing of incoming shipments. The Warehouse Support Representative must load and unload shipments regularly with the capability of repetitive heavy lifting and use any necessary equipment (i.e. lift truck, forklift, etc.). Other responsibilities will include the inspection of incoming shipments to verify contents and quality, assembling orders from stock and ensuring the cleanliness, safety and accessibility of the warehouse for salespeople, customers and employees.
Assist in shipping and receiving, unloading trucks, checking in merchandise and matching purchase orders to sales orders.
Reading purchase orders to determine items to be moved, gathered and/or shipped.
Moving materials and items from receiving or storage areas to shipping or to other designated areas.
Sorting and placing materials or items on racks, shelves or in bins according to predetermined sequence such as size, type, style, color or product code.
Recording amounts of materials or items received or distributed via inventory computer program.
Assisting in counting of physical inventory.
Preparing parcels for mailing.
Organizing warehouse and work area for orderliness at all times.
Maintain safe and clean work environment by keeping shelves, pallet area and workstations neat; maintaining clean shipping supply area; complying with procedures, rules and regulations.
Wearing the proper safety equipment.
Performing other duties as assigned.
The ideal candidate will possess the following :
Minimum Grade 12 education.
A strong desire to rise to a future sales position.
An outgoing personality.
Strong customer service skills.
Excellent attention to detail.
Previous warehouse handling experience will be considered an asset.
Competent with computers and various operating systems.
Ability to do light to moderate lifting (up to 50 lbs).
Familiar with safety procedures in the workplace.
Certified forklift operator (preferred).
Above average organizational skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Willingness to go the extra mile.
Graybar Canada is an equal opportunity employer.
We wish to thank all applicants for their interest but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
NO AGENCIES PLEASE.
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