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Job ID SHIPP013619 Date posted 05/05/2022 Location Bedford , Nova Scotia Position Type Full Time

Position Overview

The warehouse technician/receiver/driver is responsible for all shipping and receiving duties as well as driving & deliveries – must be comfortable driving up to a 5-ton truck. The warehouse technician/receiver/driver will work in a warehouse environment where they will test selected equipment prior to delivery. The warehouse technician/receiver/driver will need a valid driver's license for this position and will be required to interact with internal or external customers daily. The work schedule will be flexible as many events are held at night and on weekends. It is of the utmost importance that all packages be shipped on time and in perfect condition. It is also extremely important that incoming shipments are received and distributed efficiently to company personnel to ensure that our customers receive comprehensive and professional support. This position reports to the warehouse supervisor.

Main Duties

• Perform general physical tasks to load, unload, sort and move equipment by hand or with material handling equipment.
• Pack, seal and label materials for shipment.
• Adhere to shipping and receiving policies, procedures and regulatory compliance measures.
• Drive, deliver, install and operate audiovisual equipment.
• Prepare documents such as work orders, bills of lading and packing slips to route materials.
• Complete daily shipping and receiving logs.
• Contact carrier representative to make arrangements and give instructions for shipping and delivery of materials.
• Consult and communicate with designated representatives to handle problems such as damage, shortages and nonconformance to required specifications.
• Order and store shipping supplies to maintain product inventory.
• Maintain a clean environment in shipping and receiving areas.
• Manage the inventory and overall appearance of the warehouse.
• Complete incident reports related to health and safety issues.
• Always ensure and maintain a safe and healthy work environment.
• Assist the warehouse coordinator with order planning.
• Complete any other duties as needed.


Required Qualifications

• High school diploma or DEP
• Basic audiovisual experience
• Strong communication skills with other team members, the management team, internal and external customers
• Ability to follow written and verbal instructions
• Ability to lift more than 50 lb without assistance
• Organizational skills with attention to detail and accuracy
• Computer literacy
• Valid driver's license
• Experience driving large trucks (up to 5-ton)
• Forklift driving experience is an asset


• Attention to quality
• Eagerness to exceed customer expectations
• Communication
• Integrity
• Teamwork
• Reliability and trustworthiness
• Ability to get the big picture
• Ability to get results
• Willingness to do what it takes
• Consideration for others

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