Warehouse Associate – Acton


Posted:

March 7, 2022

Remove:

April 7, 2022


Job Title:

Warehouse Associate

Company:

Superior Glove

Company Description:

Who we are: For over 100 years, Superior Glove Works Ltd. (Superior Glove) has led the industrial safety market in the design and manufacture of innovative, high-quality gloves and sleeves. Based out of Acton, Ontario in Canada, Superior Glove has grown from humble beginnings to a global contender with facilities all over the world and a product offering of over 3,500 different gloves and sleeves. Superior Glove offers leading-edge safety gloves and sleeves to protect against a multitude of hazards including cuts, impacts, punctures, abrasion, heat, and cold. Why work for us? • Listed as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, past 9 consecutive years. • 2020 and 2021 awarded SME, part of the top 100 employers in Canada! • 2021 Excellence Award as one of Canada’s Safest Manufacturing Employers • Three weeks’ vacation to start for all permanent, full-time team members plus two paid days off on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve • Health, Dental, Extended Benefits & Group RRSP Plan • Join our online company Recognition Program, gain access to fantastic rewards, including team member referral program • Access to our on-site fitness lessons, equipment, “Grab and Go” bikes and more • As part of the “family” you can join in on our community involvement, staff lunch adventures, annual barbeques, and company events! We are a family owned and operated company meeting international standards by “Improving Occupational Hand Protection through Innovation” Superior Glove strives to create a respectful, accessible, and inclusive work environment. Upon individual request, the company will endeavor to remove any barrier to the hiring process to accommodate candidates with disabilities.


Job Type:

Full Time

Close to Public Transit:

No


Days:

Superior Glove Works Ltd. is currently hiring for a Warehouse Associate – Afternoon Shift to work in its Acton, ON facility. This position is for the afternoon shift which runs from 3:30 p.m. – midnight Monday to Thursday, and 3:00 p.m. – 11:00 pm Fridays. This is a full-time permanent position!


Duties:

Who we are looking for: If you are someone who considers themselves to be innovative, process improvement driven, focused on worker safety, please read on! If you are looking to be part of a team in an organization that cultivates a positive family environment, then this may be the perfect opportunity for you! Job/Position Summary: Reporting to the Warehouse Team Leader, the Warehouse Associate is responsible for warehouse duties in any of the designated areas in the warehouse which include LTL, Courier/Shipping, and Receiving and may be required to assist the Sample Room with warehouse related duties. Responsibilities: • Picking orders using a handheld device – using various warehouse machines to retrieve orders from different rooms and heights while identifying order specifications • Packing / processing orders into appropriate boxes according to sizing, model, order, colour, etc. • Shrink wrapping skids, stacking and skid building in a safe manner • Assist with weights and measurements on products when needed • Verifying orders and marking special orders with the appropriate labelling • Loading trucks in an efficient manner while following all regulated safety precautions • Cycle / inventory counts as required • Assist with unloading / receiving of trucks • Assist with customer pick-ups as required • Follow and comply with all operational and safety procedures/ policies stated in the employee handbook, safety, customer service, quality and environment programs • Other duties as assigned

Skills:

Qualifications & Requirements: • Minimum one (1) year of warehouse / shipping experience preferred • High school diploma required • Forklift, Walkie, WAVE, Tow Motor and Man-Up licenses will be required – training provided, experience/previous license preferred • Ability to use hand-held device (e.g. RF scanner) • Basic computer skills essential • Math skills required to ensure order accuracy – testing is part of the recruitment process • Strong communication skills are essential to be able to work with all departments and outside contacts Ability to work independently and in a team setting • Excellent communication skills – verbal and written. • Good problem-solving skills • An ability to understand when an issue needs to be escalated. • Strong record keeping/documentation skills. • Ability to use judgement to determine if the gloves are of good quality. • Must be adaptable to fast and ongoing changes in priorities. • Ability to lift up to 40lbs during regular duties along with bending/walking/pushing/pulling

How to Apply:

Please apply at https://www.superiorglove.com/careers/#