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Dock Worker

Company Description

We are a third-party logistics and distribution organization. We store and distribute fresh and frozen perishable goods on behalf of various food production companies. We provide our clients with a range of reliable storage options coupled with warm, friendly service that goes above and beyond the competition.

Our Vision and Mission:

We want our clients to feel as though we care about their businesses as much as we care about our own.

We strive to be champions in our industry through taking a more empathetic, human-friendly approach to third-party logistics.

Position: Dock Worker

The Dock employee reports to the Dock Lead hand and the Shift Supervisor. They must manage a work routine that balances equipment, capabilities, customer specifications and quality control standards. We recognize that our employees are critical to the success of this area.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Punctual, as shipping/receiving runs on a schedule and some things can be time sensitive
  • Basic math skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to complete necessary paperwork in an accurate and legible manner
  • High regard for safety
  • Able to safely operate warehouse equipment, such as power jacks and Counterbalanced rider trucks
  • Ability to adapt to a changing workload while maintaining a high level of accuracy
  • Able to work in a cooler / freezer environment for long periods of time
  • Able to lift 25-30kg as required
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Build and maintain good communication with Lead hands and Supervisors, identifying problems, working on solutions, providing recommendations, etc.
  • Fill out daily mobile equipment inspections before us
  • Observe all safety policies and procedures; wear appropriate safety equipment
  • Loading and unloading trailers by hand or mobile equipment as required
  • Prepare out-going shipments by staging completed orders on the dock prior to pick up
  • Receive incoming shipments of various products, sort, count, and insure material matches the Unload Tally paper work for that shipment.(take pictures as required)
  • Inspection of incoming / outgoing products – check for any damages, dirty containers, broken pallets etc.(take pictures as required)
  • Filling out the daily shipping / receiving logs with the required information
  • Transport received products to freezer / cooler to be put away
  • Maintain cleanliness of the warehouse by sweeping and removing trash
  • Hand wrap pallets as required to reduce damage and ensure safe transport or storage
  • Perform all duties in a highly ethical manner and in accordance with Company policies and procedures
  • Report all incidents to a Lead-hand or a Supervisor, such as damaged product or equipment
  • Participate in inventory activities as required
  • Performs general warehouse functions as necessary
  • Strong communication skills, well-organized and able to multi-task
  • Motivated, proactive and a strong team player
  • Mobile Equipment Certification
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy in shipping / receiving
  • Initiative and willingness to work in other areas during down time

Description of work conditions

  • Temperatures between -2°c and 4°c (on dock)
  • Temperatures between -20°c and -35°c with some wind chill when the fans are running. (when going in and out of freezer)
  • Can be a very congested and fast paced environment

Benefits:

  • A fun, equitable and inclusive work environment.
  • A great Benefits Package that is 100% paid by Klondike (Available after 3 months of employment)
  • 2 weeks vacation that starts accruing from Day 1!
  • Organized company events
  • Opportunities for career advancement
  • Competitive Salary with annual raises

Schedules:

This position may require flexibility in working hours to accommodate varying shifts. Potential shifts include:

  • Morning Shift: 6:00 AM – 2:30 PM (Sunday to Thursday, Monday to Friday, Tuesday to Saturday)
  • Afternoon Shift: 2:30 PM – 11:00 PM (Monday to Friday)
  • Graveyard Shift: 9:30 PM – 6:00 AM (Sunday to Thursday)

Salary:

  • Starting from $21.40 per hour.
  • Potential to earn shift premiums (only for applicable shifts).
Job Category: Warehouse Associate
Job Type: Full Time Permanent
Job Location: Langley Surrey

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