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Materials Handler

Job Title: 

Materials Handler (3 positions)

Position Location: 

Calgary, Alberta

Date Posted: 

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Position Overview: 

Ensures the timely delivery of materials to specified Evans locations – specifically stockroom & project kitting locations. Performs physical receipt, storage, picking and computer entry tasks.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Receives materials both physically and electronically
  • Provides timely and accurate receiving information to internal departments (Materials Management, Procurement, Manufacturing, and Design).

    Receiving tasks include:
    - Physical handing of incoming materials and storing them to designated locations. This may include unloading/loading trucks and using forklift
    - Receives purchase orders in Axapta & updating the Shortage report (i.e. closing of received items)
    - Communicates receiving status to other departments, when requested
  • Ensures timely delivery of materials needed for a project from the stockroom both physically and electronically
  • Provides timely and accurate picking information to internal departments.

    Picking tasks include:
    - Physical picking of materials, as specified by a pick list (also known as Kitting Bill of Material), and deliver them to project kitting locations (e.g. carts). Note      this task may include the operation of forklift
    -Performs materials transactions (sign-outs) in Axapta & updating the Shortage report (i.e. adding material shortages to the report)
  • Maintaining Stockroom & Parking lot
    - Supports material cycle counts, to assure accurate inventory information in Axapta
    - Re-organizes existing material stock in a way that optimizes storage space (opens up more space & makes the stock more accessible)
    - Manages material waste flow by ensuring bins are emptied and replaced in a timely manner
    - Maintains the back parking lot by making sure it is well organized, clean and tidy

Required Qualifications: 

  • Greater than 1, ideally -3 years' experience in a factory environment
  • Secondary Graduate Diploma
  • Familiar with plant operations , specifically on Receiving and Stock Room procedures
  • Able to easily demonstrate w/ training navigation of Axapta module as related to inventory
  • Able to prioritize and organize the flow of incoming material based on plant/project needs, understands the concept and urgency of incomplete orders.
  • Basic/entry level computer skills –able to comprehend training as required and specific to the position
  • Able to seek creative ways to solve or work through problems
  • Able to multi task unpredictable workloads
  • Independent and disciplined, does not require close supervision
  • Ideally WHMIS trained or no issue being trained
  • Must have Forklift certification

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