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Warehouse Associate

Job Category: Warehouse
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Markham


ROLE SUMMARY
The role is responsible for moving materials within the warehouse and the loading/unloading of materials onto or from vehicles manually and utilizing material handling equipment (receive, store, pack, and ship).     
DUTIES RESPONSIBILITIES
Follows standard warehouse practices and work instructions required to maintain high levels of inventory and location accuracy. Documents and identifies all discrepancies to the warehouse supervisor or team lead Accurately completes routine documentation, such as pick sheets, manifests, and receiving paperwork Performs a variety of physically demanding duties according to standard work instructions, such as manually loading and unloading goods Demonstrates accuracy and efficiency in the execution of standard warehousing processes such as receiving, picking, packing, shipping, checking, and loading customer orders and products Demonstrates and maintains a skill set capable of operating a variety of equipment used in a traditional warehouse environment. Examples include but are not limited to: scanners, computers, scales, pallet jacks and a variety of motorized material handling equipment such as forklifts, clamps, power jacks, walkies and reach trucks Actively participates in continuous improvement of Company Operations processes and systems Demonstrates and maintains professional interpersonal skills when dealing with internal and external personnel Follows all company safety, security, and housekeeping protocols. Respects; customers, company, property, and equipment Actively participates in required training and follows SOP Proactive in accident & incident prevention; complete applicable reports promptly and accurately when required Other duties as assigned  
QUALIFICATIONS
QUALIFICATIONS/EDUCATIONS: Highschool Diploma and or relevant experience to the role Certification operating (MHE) material handling equipment required (i.e. reach, dock stocker, counter balance, clamp, walkie, order picker)
CORE COMPETENCIES
Excellent communication in English (verbal and written) Proven ability to work well both independently and as part of a team required Capable of working in a fast-paced environment with time-sensitive deadlines Strong attention to detail and safety regulations within business unit Committed to providing superior, timely customer service. Highly organized with the ability to prioritize and multi-task. Demonstrates ability to be cooperative, inclusive, and respectful of others within the work environment.    
PHYSICAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
WALKING:May be required to perform 6-7 hours per shift.
STANDING:May be required to perform 3-4 hours per shift.
SITTING:May be required to perform 2-3 hours per shift.
LIFT FLOOR TO WAIST:Required 2-3 hours per shift not consecutive up to 30kg.
LIFT WAIST TO SHOULDER:Required 2-3 hours per shift not consecutive up to 30kg.
STAIR CLIMBING:May be required, up to 6 steps.
ABILITY TO USE HANDS:Required to Hold; Grip; type; write.
REPETITIVE MOVEMENTS AND EXPOSURE
(Requirements, Repetitive movements and Exposures are measured based on an 8 hour shift.)
 BENDING or TWISTINGBack: able to bend and twist Back 3 – 4 hours per shift but not repetitive
Neck: able to bend and twist Neck 3 – 4hours per shift but not repetitive
Wrist: able to bend and twist Wrist 3 – 4 hours per shift but not repetitive
Waist: able to bend and twist Waist 3 – 4 hours per shift but not repetitive
Operating motorized vehicle Only those with current certification for operating (MHE) material handling equipment will be permitted to operate the following: reach, dock stocker, counter balance, clamp, walkie, order picker, forklift)
 CHEMICAL EXPOSURENone
 ENVIRONMENTAL EXPOSURENone
 RESTRICTIONS RELATED TO MEDICATIONS (specify)Must be free from all recreational substance including alcohol  Any medication hindering ability to perform any one task restricted
 ABOVE SHOULDER ACTIVITYPushing: light less than 1-2 hours per shiftPulling: light less than 1-2 hours per shift
 BELOW SHOULDER ACTIVITYPushing: light less than 1-2 hours per shiftPulling: light less than 1-2 hours per shift

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