Shipper - Contract/Temporary (3-months)

Day and Afternoon Positions

SCOPE

The Shipper may load and unload shipments regularly, with the capability of repetitive lifting, and use any necessary equipment, e.g. forklift, etc. as needed. The Shipper will primarily be responsible for shipping medical devices, electronic devices and or other parts. Other responsibilities will include the inspection of outgoing shipments to verify contents and quality and may be required to assist in the scheduling of freight appointments. Inventory management and vendor relations with shipping companies are essential functions for this position, along with demonstrated computer proficiency using an electronic inventory scanning program. This position is a temporary, 3-Month fixed term contract and reports to the Production Supervisor. 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensure boards are scanned in Tecnomatics as required

  • Ensure boards are packaged according to customers’ specific requirements and with proper ESD handling

  • Ensure boards are sufficiently packed in shipping boxes

  • Label shipping boxes according to contents and delivery address as required

  • Ensure shipping documentation is completed accurately as required

  • Use various courier computer and online shipping systems as required

  • Provide back up for Head Shipper as required

  • Maintain and upkeep work area within 5S requirements (ie. ensure area is clean, always maintained and organized)

  • During down times or quiet times, the Shipper is responsible for ensuring all work areas are clean, maintained and organized, and will help other areas as needed.

  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal.

  • Strong team player skills, with a willingness to assist and support others within the team and outside the team as business needs dictate

QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE

  • Completion of High School required.

  • Good knowledge of warehouse activities preferably in an electronics manufacturing setting or similar industry

  • Knowledge of ISO standards and lean manufacturing principles is an asset however not mandatory.

  • Knowledge of general 5S awareness and incorporating these guidelines at work.

  • Knowledge and experience in general shipping and receiving warehouse areas

  • Ability to lift up to 50Ibs.

  • Good interpersonal skills and a strong team-player.

  • Good work habits and housekeeping.

 

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE

  • Electronics Warehouse or Related Industry Experience: 1 year (Preferred)

  • Previous Shipping Experience: 1 year (Required)

 

Vexos is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in its workplaces and welcomes applications from all visible minority groups, women, Aboriginal persons, and persons with disabilities among other self-identified diverse groups. Vexos thanks all applicants for their interest. However, only those qualified and considered for an interview will be contacted.

 

POSITION LOCATION

  • Markham, Ontario

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