Data Collector General Labour and Inventory Assistant in Montreal at Volt

Date Posted: 8/28/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    8 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $16.0 - $16.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

We are looking to hire a Data Collector/General Labourer/ Inventory Assistant for our Client in Saint Laurent, QC for a 2 months’ assignment through Volt Workforce Solutions Canada.

Job Description:

  1. Client: A Management services Company
  2. Employer: Volt Workforce Solutions Canada
  3. Job Title:   Data Collector/General Labourer/ Inventory Assistant
  4. Location: Ville Saint-Laurent, Québec, H4T1K5
  5. Pay Rate: $16/hr (T4) 
  6. Shift:  Mon-Fri from 7:00 am to 3:30 pm EST with Overtime available.
  7. Length of Assignment: 2 months’ assignment from Sept to Oct end 2018
  8. Manager notes: the selected Candidate MUST fluent in written/spoken English for the data entry portion. The requirement is that the candidate be able to provide the data support in this format. French fluency is considered an ASSET.

Temporary - Inventory Assistant, Implementation (IAI)

This position serves as temporary on-site labor in the logistics area of the storeroom; including parts handling, data collection, inventory counting. This position may report to multiple managers and interacts with our clients. In many instances, this role serves as part of the implementation team at new clients, therefore it is imperative that this role makes a strong first impression with our clients.


  • Data Collection Inventory and general labor duties.
  • Standing on feet for long periods of time.
  • Follow all site Safety and Security Procedures; perform all assignments and tasks in a safe manner
  • Report any unsafe working conditions to the Lead Implementation before the commencement of any work
  • Clean and organize storeroom including sweeping and/or cleaning shelves as directed
  • Assemble and/or move shelving and cabinets as required to accommodate inventory
  • Move inventory as needed to support storeroom reorganization; label inventory as directed
  • De-comingle product, reorganize, redistribute and record movement of the product into the appropriate spreadsheet or system
  • Perform data collection consistent with the SOP manual, using the data collection tool 
  • Perform physical inventory counts, including bin to bin verification, and report stock balance discrepancies to Implementation Leader for resolution
  • Maintain close communication with Implementation Leader regarding all customer issues and concerns 
  • Provide professional customer service to both customers internal and external
  • Special projects as assigned

Required Skills:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English (Fluency in French is considered an Asset); solid basic math and counting skills
  • Must be punctual, reliable and report to work on time as scheduled 
  • Must be capable of working with or without close supervision and follow instructions
  • Must be able to speak, read and write English to understand and communicate product information (Fluency in French is considered an Asset in this category as well)
  • Must be able to pass required safety training 
  • Must agree to confidentiality regarding site operations

Required Experience:

  • Work experience in warehouse, distribution, retail environment or similar preferred
  • Experience with MS Word, Excel or similar spreadsheet data entry systems

Level of Education:         High School/Equivalent


  • Working within the storeroom environment and lifting products from drawers/shelves.
  • Employee is regularly required to speak, hear and use clear vision with or without correction
  • Employee is regularly required to speak, hear and use clear vision with or without correction

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer