Shipper - Day Shift

Posted on September 23, 2022. Primary Region: Steinbach, MB

Do you enjoy working on an efficient, motivated team with a strong focus on safety and quality? Are you able to lift up to 100lbs with assistance? If so, and you're ready to build a career then we invite you to apply for the Shipper position at Loewen!

SHIFT: Tuesday to Friday 6:00 AM – 4:30 PM

WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU:

  • Full-time hours and 3 day weekends!
  • Competitive compensation package with wage increase opportunities at 6, 12, 18, and 24 months
  • Health and dental benefits
  • On-the-Job training
  • Opportunity to remain physically active while you work
  • An opportunity to advance your career with on-the-job training, 75% of all promotions are filled internally each year!
  • Cross-training into other areas to help you prepare for future career opportunities at Loewen
  • Safe work procedures and best practices.
  • Hands-on practical experience using various equipment such as cranes, - -pneumatic hand tools, and saws
  • How to build and support the overall production of premium windows and doors for our customers
  • Opportunity to impact your workplace by joining various committees, such as safety, social club & community events

DUTIES:

  • Work as a member of a team with department leadership to run an effective, efficient department
  • Provide motivation and direction to the shipping team and ensure their safety and well-being
  • Inspect units prior to being received, ensuring that units meet quality, packaging and height restrictions and standards
  • Scan units prior to storage or loading and insure units are stored and loaded into appropriate bin or van
  • Physically transport units to and from the allocated bin
  • Ensure units are stored and loaded into the bin or van in the proper order and ensure on- time completion of the loads
  • Train new staff
  • Complete regular dock audits
  • Build crates for glass and windows
  • Flex and cross train as required by leadership
  • Other duties as assigned

THE SKILLS WE LOOK FOR:

  • Effective interpersonal, communication and customer service skills
  • Strong mathematical skills
  • Ability to read, write and speak English
  • Strong focus on safety, quality and precision details
  • Ability to frequently lift up to 100 lbs with assistance
  • Experience in manufacturing, wood working, carpentry is an asset
  • Punctuality and team commitment

Why work at Loewen? We have a culture where diversity is valued and where you have the opportunity to make a difference. We support you and your career by providing valuable tools, education, and development opportunities that allow you to grow and succeed with us. Together we share a passion for design, precision craftsmanship and relationships as we achieve our vision to be the world’s leading supplier of luxury windows and doors.

Loewen is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in our company. We thank all candidates for applying. Only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Location:

77 - 52 Highway West
Steinbach, MB

Job type: Full-time

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Contact Information

Krista Scherpenzeel
Phone: 4312051061