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Job Details

Shipper-Receiver

Employer

ProWest Shipping & Packaging Ltd.

Date Posted

September 08, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $19.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Oct 08, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

ProWest Shipping & Packaging Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Work setting

  • Manufacture
  • Retail/wholesale establishment/distribution centre

Tasks

  • Prepare bills of lading, invoices and other shipping documents
  • Assemble containers and crates
  • Inspect and verify incoming goods against invoices or other documents
  • Record shortages and reject damaged goods
  • Route goods to appropriate storage areas
  • Affix identifying information and shipping instructions on shipments
  • Oversee loading and unloading of goods

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

Forklift Operator Certification

Equipment and machinery experience

Industrial lift trucks and fork-lifts

Transportation/travel information

Public transportation is available

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Physically demanding
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Tight deadlines

Weight handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

Safety equipment/gear

Personal suitability

  • Dependability
  • Excellent written communication
  • Organized
  • Team player

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Shipper-Receiver is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Shippers and Receivers
METHODICAL

Interest in compiling information to maintain internal manual or computerized record-keeping systems; and in coding goods

OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating computers to keep records; and in unpacking and routing goods to appropriate storage areas; may operate fork lifts, hand trucks and other equipment to load, unload, transport and store goods

directive

Interest in overseeing loading and unloading of goods from trucks and other conveyances

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Abilities

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Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

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