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Job Details

Shipper-Receiver

Employer

HBA Consultants Ltd

Date Posted

January 23, 2023

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 to $21.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Feb 06, 2023
Job Requirements

Employer

HBA Consultants Ltd

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work setting

Industrial facility or establishment

Tasks

  • Determine method of shipment
  • Schedule transportation conveyances
  • Prepare bills of lading, invoices and other shipping documents
  • Assemble containers and crates
  • Inspect and verify incoming goods against invoices or other documents
  • Maintain internal record-keeping system
  • Record shortages and reject damaged goods
  • Route goods to appropriate storage areas
  • Pack goods to be shipped
  • Unpack goods received
  • Affix identifying information and shipping instructions on shipments
  • Oversee loading and unloading of goods

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

Counterbalanced forklift training

Computer and technology knowledge

  • MS Outlook
  • MS Word
  • MS Windows

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Dollies and hand trucks
  • Hoists or winches
  • Industrial lift trucks and fork-lifts
  • Pallet lifters
  • Overhead crane

Transportation/travel information

Own transportation

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Standing for extended periods

Weight handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

Safety equipment/gear

Personal suitability

  • Dependability
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

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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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Manual Dexterity

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