Shipper and Receiver
Home Hardware
Morinville, AB

Shipping & Receiving

Location: Morvinville Home Hardware

The Warehouse / Receiving Person is responsible for checking incoming merchandise against invoices to identify shortages, damaged goods, and backorders and processing special orders. They must make sure the warehouse and check-in areas are neat, clean, and orderly. This employee must scan incoming merchandise, prepare packages for mailing, keep price books and catalogs up-to-date, etc. They must assist with the unloading of the Home Hardware delivery truck from the distribution centre. This person must have the ability to read Home Hardware invoices, bill of lading, pick-list, etc. The warehouse / receiving person must perform all tasks with sufficient speed and accuracy to avoid adverse impact upon the level of service to customers.

Both a Resume and Application form are requited to be considered for an interview. They can be submitted online or dropped off in person. Only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Resumes and Applications can be sent to:

Application Deadline: Thursday, February 28, 2019
Keep warehouse, storage, and check-in areas neat, clean and orderly.
Move heavy and bulky merchandise for customers and for sales personnel.
Check incoming merchandise against invoices or orders to spot shortages, damaged good, backorders, etc.
Advise your supervisor of shortages, damages, backorders, etc.
Provide storage area for layaways, repair items, etc.
Check invoices.
Process special orders for non-stock items.
Maintain up-to-date receiving file.
Cut pipe, wire, make keys, etc.
Move merchandise from receiving / warehouse to sales-floor.
Follow company procedures regarding required signatures, forms, receipts, etc.
Load and unload merchandise and materials.
Follow all safety precautions when loading and unloading freight.
Work on special projects assigned by your supervisor after determining their priority in relation to your other responsibilities.
Follow all receiving procedures and company policies as determined by management.
Follow proper documentation procedures for merchandise that is to be returned or refused.
Attend meetings, training sessions, etc. as required.
Work on additional duties and assignments as assigned by management.
Work in a safe manner in accordance to provincial and federal safety legislation, as well as use of good common sense. Report any potential hazards and unsafe behavior to management in order to have the situation corrected.
Must be able to communicate effectively with management, employees, and delivery personnel.
Ability to work a flexible schedule including weekends, evenings and holidays.
Must be able to visually verify contents of shipments.
Must be able to read and comprehend written and printed materials.
High School graduation or equivalent.
Must use basic arithmetic skills to verify orders, invoices, shipping, and packing documents.
Must have basic computer skills.
Willingness to learn.
Must safely operate loading, unloading, and transfer equipment (forklifts, pushcarts, computer etc.)
Must move merchandise weighing up to 50 pounds from receiving area to warehouse and place it on shelves.
Ability to work co-operatively in a team atmosphere.
Previous retail/hardware experience is considered an asset.