Warehouse Associate
Industrial
New Westminster British Columbia Sep 16, 2021

Are you looking to get to working fast? Are you a motivated and hardworking individual who can bring determination and reliability to a fast-paced and rapidly growing company? If so, we have an amazing entry-level opportunity with one of the largest logistics companies in the world. If you are looking for a full-time career in warehousing and you are confident in your ability to lift heavy weight, we are currently seeking labourers to join our team. 

Our ideal candidate is motivated and detail-oriented with excellent communication and time management skills. By utilizing your ability to handle heavyweight, you’ll help our client process their shipping and receiving deadlines on time with efficiency. If this sounds like the right position for you, hiring is taking place right away - apply now!

Job Description

Our client is one of the world's largest and most well-known global shipping companies. This position is a chance to get your foot in the door at a great company with lots of opportunities for advancement, including joining the union. As a General Labour Associate, you would be primarily responsible for loading and unloading freight, conducting inventory counts, and performing other basic warehouse duties. Successful candidates must have experience lifting heavy weights.

Please note this is a contract position with a premium pay rate based on working particular shifts each week. If for any reason you do not work the minimum of four days in the rotations listed below, you will not be eligible for the premium pay rate and instead will be paid at the regular rate of $16.00-$16.50/hour. If you are unable to work either of the rotations, please see our regular position paying $16.00-$16.50 at https://jobs.tpd.com/jobs/116685. 

Location:

What we offer:

  • A full-time, consistent position at a great facility

  • $18.00-$18.50/hour premium pay rate for those who meet the eligibility requirements, paid weekly by direct deposit

  • A flexible schedule where you get to choose the shifts you work (AM/PM/Graveyard) - with lots of overtime available

  • A positive and supportive team environment to start or continue your warehouse career!

Skills and qualifications needed:

  • Can lift 50 - 70 pounds consistently throughout the shift

  • Have your own CSA-approved safety boots and orange safety vest

  • Able to follow instructions and maintain a productive pace of work

  • Reliable and on-time with great time management skills. 

  • Have a positive attitude!

Availability Requirements (Must have): 

A successful candidate must be available to work either one of the following options in order to qualify for the premium pay rate:

  • Wednesday to Sunday (4 out of the 5 days) 

  • Sunday to Thursday  (4 out of the 5 days) 

If you are unable to work either of these rotations, you will be paid the regular pay rate of $16.00-$16.50. 

Length of Contract:

This job is available from September 19 to November 30 and includes potential options to extend, including in the regular warehouse associate role at the regular pay rate.