Kitter - Material Handler (Afternoon shift) in Oakville at Volt

Date Posted: 3/15/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $21.0 - $22.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

We are looking to hire a Kitter-Material Handler (Afternoon shift: 3pm-11pm EST Mon-Fri) or our Client in the Aerospace industry in Oakville, ON for a 6-12 months’ contract.

Job Description:

  • Client: in the Aerospace industry
  • Employer: Volt Workforce Solutions Canada
  • Job Title: Kitter - Afternoon Shift (3pm-11pm EST) 
  • Location: Oakville, ON, CAN, L6L5Y7
  • Pay Rate: $21.00-$22.00/hr (T4) + benefits available
  • Contract 6-12 months. 

*Candidates must be eligible to work in Canada without Employment Sponsorship and must be able to meet ITAR and Controlled Goods Check*
*Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information*

Description Summary: 

• Responsible for all material and inventory accuracy, identifying problems and developing corrective actions in conjunction with other team members as required 
• Verifying material receipts, stock put away, material issues and cycle counting 
• Manage and maintain inventory records associated with the inventory and the business system data 
• Maintaining accuracy of inventory locations to ensure 99% accuracy. 
• Ensuring work order issues/un-issues are accurate and timely and documented per policy. 
• General understanding of Shop Factory and material takt 
• Ensuring kits are pulled per kitting scheduled and schedule is maintained and accurate 
• Aware of assembly needs and ensuring kits are delivered on time to support on time assembly starts 
• Responsible for understanding shortages and making sure kits are backfilled and reviewed daily. 
• 5S knowledge 
• Understanding of FIFO and shelf life 
• Printing work order cards 
• Perform and maintain the physical inventory and monthly cycle counting. 
• Provide timely support to production; provides AOG support as required 
• Demonstrated willingness to assume responsibilities, ownership of issues while communicating with others 
• Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work within in a team environment. 
• Ability to prioritize and set goals for the day to ensure assembly is supported. 
• Demonstrated willingness to learn and be team and customer service orientated 
• Perform other duties as assigned 

Basic Qualifications: 

• Grade 12 diploma or equivalent or three or more years (3+) prior outside Material Handling experience 
• Understanding of inventory management, materials handling, picking orders, storing product, etc. 
• Working towards APICS certification would be preferred 
• Forklift certification, preferred 
• Demonstrated PC skills -- SAP, Word and Excel 
• Strong persistence in seeking out information and the ability to expedite in order to meet deadlines for internal/external customers 
• Lifting required (up to 40 lbs) & ability to remain on your feet during an entire shift 
• Successful candidate must meet all requirements under ITAR & CGD requirements

  • Note: Volt is committed to meeting the needs of applicants and employees with disabilities in a timely manner, and will do so by preventing and removing barriers to accessibility in support of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Please let us know if you need an accommodation during any part of the application and selection process.
  • Volt is an Equal Opportunity employer.