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Shipper/Receiver II

Location: 

Brampton, ON, CA, L6T 5M1

Job category: Supply chain and logistics
Job posting ID: 3538

 

​Employment status: Temporary full-time
Position's anticipated end date: 2023-02-23 
 

Classification: BT OPSEU 200
Salary/Rate of pay: $21.22/hour

 

Application deadline: 2022-09-29 
This position is open to: Internal applicants

 

Somewhere in Canada there’s a life you can save.   

 

Be part of a dynamic, collaborative and caring organization committed to saving and improving the lives of Canadians. Thousands of Canadians depend on us every day for reliable access to blood, plasma, stem cells and organs and tissues.  

 

Join Canada’s Lifeline and make a meaningful difference every day.

 

Canadian Blood Services is looking for a Temporary Full-Time Shipper/Receiver II to join our dynamic Supply Chain team in Brampton, Ontario.  In this role you will receive, store, organize, retrieve, assemble, and distribute Consumables Inventory and Finished Products orders for the Brampton Production and Distribution Centre required to support Canadian Blood Services operations.  

 

Key responsibilities include:

 

  • Receive, store and organize Consumables Inventory items
  • Retrieve and assemble Consumables Inventory items
  • Distribute Consumables Inventory orders and Finished Products orders
  • Maintain storage facility within Materials Management
  • Perform additional duties

 

Required Skills:

 

  • Minimum two years’ experience as a shipper/receiver within a Logistics environment, with preference in warehouse and inventory distribution
  • Working experience with inventory control processes (FIFO and/or FEFO) is an asset
  • WHMIS, TDG and MSDS experience is an asset
  • Prior experience with on-line receiving is an asset. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills being able to exercise tact, sound judgement and discretion when dealing will others
  • Ability to develop and maintain professional working relationships with departmental staff, management, volunteers, and customers
  • Strong organizational and time management skills, being able to manage multiple tasks and competing priorities within short time lines
  • Effective problem-solving skills, capable of interpreting and analyzing reports to make plausible recommendations
  • Proficiency in the use of personal computers within a Windows operating system using Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook software
  • Advanced skills in financial systems software, preferably SAP
  • Minimum typing speed of 45 wpm is required
  • Attention to detail is essential in performing all aspects of job
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and discretion

 


Diversity and inclusion play a vital role in ensuring health equity for patients across Canada. We are committed to reflecting Canada’s population in our organization and fostering an environment where all employees can be their authentic selves, with equal opportunities to succeed and contribute.  

 

To protect the health and safety of its employees, all Canadian Blood Services’ employees are required to be fully vaccinated (COVID-19 vaccine doses as approved by Health Canada), subject to any medical or other human rights grounds. Persons who have been vaccinated outside of Canada must contact their local Public Health Unit in order to obtain a vaccine equivalency certificate.

 

If this role resonates with you, we encourage you to apply! This could be your first step towards a meaningful and inspiring career. Come to work each day knowing that you save lives. 

 

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those considered for an interview or those invited to participate in an assessment (such as testing) will be contacted. Applicants who require accommodation should discuss their needs with us.