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Shipper-Receiver Posted on Nov 21, 2017 by Bowers Medical Supply

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $16.00 to $17.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 30, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

Bowers Medical Supply

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Work Setting

  • Warehouse
  • Retail/wholesale establishment/distribution centre

Specific Skills

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

Security and Safety

Bondable

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Dec 30, 2017

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.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Shipper-Receiver is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Shippers and Receivers
NOC code: 1471
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 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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