Warehouse Worker – Receiving

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Van-Whole Produce

Since opening in 1984, Van-Whole Produce has remained the leading experts in produce trading by providing high-quality and fresh produce to its clients. With our continuous expansion of client networks, we now provide fresh produce to more than 1,300 produce markets across Canada. To this day, we are still committed to provide personalized attention, value-added service, and provide the highest quality in produce to our clients. We place our customers first by bringing over 400 varieties of fresh produce from over 40 different countries.

Position Overview:

The receiver will be responsible for receiving incoming loads into the warehouse.

Working Conditions

Cooler, Physically Demanding (Lift up to 50 lbs.), and Fast-paced Weekend shifts are required

Three shifts:

  • 8 am to 4:30 pm
  • 3 PM to 11:30 PM,
  • 10 pm to 6:30 am

Overtime status:

Required when workloads need to be done.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Receive inbound loads
  • Communicate with different types of delivery drivers
  • Match the information from the bill of landing to the cargo receipt
  • Lifting, carrying, and loading large boxes of fruits and vegetables
  • Loading & unloading products in trucks, trailers, and containers
  • May be required to move into different departments for warehouse support
  • Understanding the different levels of product quality and conducting quality checks upon receiving
  • Operate machines according to in-house regulations
  • Complying with all company policies, warehouse rules, and food safety regulations
  • Fill up display with sufficient stock and display at correct locations
  • Remove unnecessary objects and clean up coolers by the end of the shift
  • Organize and rotate items as needed

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • Physically capable of lifting and carrying up to 50 lbs.
  • Able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to read, process, and complete paperwork as required
  • Comfortable working in a cooler environment
  • Strong attention to detail and self-motivated
  • Strong verbal communication is an asset
  • Mobile equipment license is an asset
  • Previous warehouse experience is an asset

To apply for this job email your details to l_jia@vanwhole-produce.com