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Job Details

Shipper-Receiver

Employer

Edvan Custom Metal Processing Ltd

Date Posted

May 26, 2023

Languages

English
  • Location Nisku, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 to $26.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jun 09, 2023
Job Requirements

Employer

Edvan Custom Metal Processing Ltd

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Work setting

  • Relocation costs not covered by employer
  • Manufacture

Tasks

  • Schedule transportation conveyances
  • Inspect and verify incoming goods against invoices or other documents
  • Maintain internal record-keeping system
  • Route goods to appropriate storage areas
  • Pack goods to be shipped
  • Unpack goods received

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Forklift Operator Certification
  • Rough terrain forklift training

Computer and technology knowledge

  • Database software
  • Inventory control software
  • Spreadsheet
  • MS Excel

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Hoists or winches
  • Industrial lift trucks and fork-lifts
  • Pallet lifters
  • Powered crane

Area of specialization

Material handling

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Large workload
  • Overtime required
  • Tight deadlines

Weight handling

  • Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)
  • Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)
  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability

Screening questions

  • 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?

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Special Initiatives

  • Jobs for Ukraine: This employer has selected to promote this job through "Jobs for Ukraine". Canadian citizens and permanent residents can still apply.

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

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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