Material Handler in Cobourg at Volt

Date Posted: 11/13/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    12 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $17.0 - $19.5/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

We are looking to hire a Material Handler for our Client as a Temporary to Permanent role, starting at 3 months initially leading to a strong possibility of Permanency with the Client directly in Cobourg, ON through Volt Workforce Solutions Canada.

Job Description:

  1. Client: A Management Services Company
  2. Employer: Volt Workforce Solutions Canada
  3. Job Title: Material Handler
  4. Location: Cobourg, ON K9A 4L7 Canada
  5. Pay Rate: $17.00 CAD - $19.50 CAD (T4)
  6. Shift:  Mon-Fri (Day Shift) with Overtime available.
  7. Length of Assignment: Temporary to Permanent Position; starting from 3 months

Material Handler

We are looking for a 1st Shift Material Handler to work at a client site in Cobourg, ON. 

Job Description

This function serves as on-site labor in the logistics area of the storeroom; including receiving, stocking, issuing, inventory accuracy, cycle counting, client interface, customer service and computer transaction entry. The focus of this position is to service the client with their parts and inventory needs including: receiving stock, issuing materials, locating and verifying inventory by utilizing all resources necessary to perform this function.

  • Follow all site Safety and Security Procedures; perform all assignments and tasks in a safe manner
  • Report any unsafe or potentially unsafe working conditions to management immediately
  • Maintain close communication with supervisor regarding all customer issues and concerns
  • Provide professional customer service to internal and external customers
  • Ensure compliance with established internal control procedures
  • Receive purchased material and checking PO against packing slip for accuracy; enter receiving and inventory information into the appropriate software system or systems
  • Issue materials to client as required
  • Put material away after receipt
  • Issue returns for unused material per SOP guidelines
  • Prepare return material to vendor or shipping parts out for repair, as requested following SOP guidelines
  • Perform cycle counts and report stock balance discrepancies to Manager/Buyer for resolution
  • Verify on-hand inventory quantities to accurately identify reorder needs on every item
  • Locate stock and deliver items to their destination outside of storeroom upon request or per Kanban
  • Clean and organizes storeroom as directed, including sweeping, scraping, etc.
  • Support corporate initiatives and assist with any special projects assignments

Required Skills

  • PC Based Windows Operating System computer experience, and ability to learn and demonstrate proficiency in new software systems
  • Strong people and customer service skills
  • Solid organization and detail-orientation skills
  • Experience with MRO and parts strongly preferred; ability to learn and demonstrate proficiency in part identification required
  • Basic math skills required 

Required Experience

  • High School Diploma required 
  • Valid driver's license
  • 0-2 years professional work experience

Position Type

  • Full-Time/Regular

About the Client:

  • Our Client is a rapidly growing leader and global provider of comprehensive supply chain services that drive increased productivity and profitability for our clients, including: Supply Chain Services, Asset Services, Master Data LeadershipSM and Technology. Headquartered in the US, currently deliver highly focused expertise through integration at more than 220 customer sites across the US as well as in Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Ireland, and Singapore. Our nearly 700 skilled employees provide the maximum degree of client service, cost savings and production performance.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer