Warehouse A Associate
Why you’ll love Canada Cartage
An iconic Canadian company with over 100 years of helping companies grow and succeed in Canada, we provide national dedicated fleet solutions, general freight services, managed transportation, fulfillment & distribution, and home delivery. With a national network of terminals, cross-docks, and distribution centers, we are one of Canada’s largest and most trusted supply chain service providers. Driven to exceed customer expectations, and supported by technology and innovation, we bring simplicity to complex logistics challenges.
We work with intelligent and focused leaders who are driven to create an outstanding customer experience in partnership with Canadian leading brands. Canada Cartage is deep rooted in family values with an entrepreneurial culture where ideas are welcomed, growth is fostered and high performance is championed. A recognized thought leader and founded in 1914, Canada Cartage dominates the industry by delivering innovative fleet solutions.
Under the direction of the Operations Supervisor or department Lead Hand, Warehouse A Associate is responsible for handling inbound and outbound freight safely and accurately. Use of a variety of powered Material handling Equipment is required, as a use of and RF Gun.
Location- 55 Rothwell Rd, Winnipeg, MB R3P 2M5
Shift - 3:00 PM - 11:30 PM
What you’ll do
The primary function of the Warehouse A Associate is to consistently promote the CCLS Mission, Values and Goals while assuming the following job responsibilities:
Maintaining quality and accuracy while receiving inbound stock items, and noting any deficiencies;
Accurate order picking;
Completing required documentation neatly and accurately;
Manual labor (lifting up to 50lbs);
Safe and skilled operation of material handling equipment including a sit-down counter balance forklift and a stand-up deep reach truck;
Performing maintenance checks of material handling equipment;
Housekeeping and other general warehouse duties.
What you’ll bring
Previous experience within a warehouse environment;
Previous experience with a forklift or reach truck an asset;
TDG and WHMIS training;
Previous experience with RF technology;
Communication skills, including written, oral.
Must be bondable and legally able to work in Canada
Why people love working for Canada Cartage
Extended health and dental, retirement plans
Paid personal days and sick days
Cohesive team and a positive, hard-working atmosphere.
- Meaningful opportunities for career growth.
Company wide recognition initiatives designed to recognize employees when they demonstrate outstanding customer service, teamwork and our core values.
- Perks - discounted hotels, car rentals, entertainment, gym memberships, phone plans, electronics, to name a few
Fun events throughout the year, like summer barbeques and driver-appreciation week that regularly bring us together.
- We give back to the communities in which we operate by volunteering and donating to local charities.
We are a strong company that weathers the storm through pandemics and recessionary periods, so that we can benefit from good economic environments.
We are a top employer!
Canada Cartage has been recognized on the Forbes list of Canada’s Best Employers 2022. This is the sixth straight year that Canada Cartage has been included on this list.
Trucking HR has announced that Canada Cartage has again been selected for the 8th year in a row, as one of Canada’s Top Fleet Employers. “Top Fleet Employers”. In addition, we have been recognized as an Employer of Distinction for the 4th year in a row. This serves to reinforce Canada Cartage’s reputation as an employer of high quality.
We’ve been acknowledged by Forbes 2023, as one of Canada’s Best Employers for Diversity https://www.canadacartage.com/canada-cartage-acknowledged-as-one-of-canadas-best-employers-for-diversity/
Celebrating 100 years: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b3S-CtHQhVY
Why do we have one of the lowest driver turn-over rates in Canada? A team environment, short-haul regular routes and great benefits. Come work with us:
Integrity: We conduct our business with honour, honest and ethics with our people, the environment and legal matters. We believe I being transparent and trustworthy, respecting the traditional “handshake” value system and earning our way in.
Humanity: We are a family minded organization, caring for people and treating them with dignity, decency and respect, be it employees, customers, suppliers or our partners. Open door policy and dealings is our way.
Accountability: Accountability and accessibility to our staff, customers and our customers’ customers is of utmost importance to us. We enable a high level of two way communication, providing access to people who wil deal with issues ad have the willingness to resolve things. We will be relied on and held accountable for our results and our long term commitments.
Collaboration: We understand that results are the product of a team effort. As part of our process, we ensure collaboration with all our staff at all levels in all roles across departmental lines. With our customers, we use a collaborative style approach, sharing ownership to ensure a successful operation.
Dedication: Our organization is employee and customer-driven. We encourage an environment of conscientious effort and earnestness, hiring problem solvers who are responsive and have a "can-do" attitude to get the job done.
Leadership: Personal leadership to us means being competent, taking ownership, demonstrating initiative, and having a voice. Corporate leadership to us means being leaders in the market, continuous improvement and innovation, and empowering those around you.
Come work with an industry leader!
We would like to thank all those expressing an interest in this position; however only the candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Before you start with us, we will conduct a criminal record check, verify your education, and check your references.
Committed to employment equity, Canada Cartage Systems LP encourages applications from Aboriginal people, members of visible minority groups, and women.