Bedford, Nova Scotia

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Working at Agropur means being a member of an extended family where simplicity and honesty are part of everyday life, and where the management style is based on integrity, openness and autonomy. You too can join the Agropur family!

We have an immediate opening for a Warehouse Shipper at our Bedford, Nova Scotia location.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of material handling equipment to accurately ship, process and receive products while meeting internal standards and external customer needs.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Use a forklift and pallet jack to load and unload product shipments as well as delivery supplies.
  • Understand and comply with all Quality Assurance policies, Good Manufacturing Practices and Standard Operating Procedures
  • Prepare, stage and load/unload trucks and containers safely and accurately
  • Match bills of lading to paper work, container numbers, and seal trucks on outgoing product.
  • Examine products to verify conformance to quality standards
  • Pick and stage orders to be shipped
  • Maintain department sanitation duties per sanitation schedule
  • Conduct inventories as needed
  • Keep work area clean and organized
  • Inspect forklifts and other material handling equipment
  • Comply with all facility safety rules and procedures, correct or report any observed safety hazards and stop any unsafe acts.
  • Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum of one year of experience operating a forklift is preferred
  • Basic computer operation skills. Ability to input and retrieve computerized information
  • Demonstrate excellent organizational and time management skills, including establish priorities, multi-tasking, and meeting deadlines
  • Demonstrate attention to detail, quality and cleanliness at work
  • Ability and preference for working in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrated history of professionalism
  • Ability to work a variety of shifts
  • What Agropur has to offer:

    Agropur offers competitive wages, benefits and pension programs and is a great place to grow in your career!

    If you are interested in this challenge click Apply today.