Job category: Supply chain and logistics
Job posting ID: 2385
Employment status: Regular full-time
Classification: CUPE 1846
Salary/Rate of pay: $20.91
Application deadline: 2021-12-08
This position is open to: Internal and External applicants
Somewhere in Canada there’s a life you can save.
Be part of a dynamic, collaborative and caring organization committed to saving and improving the lives of Canadians. Thousands of Canadians depend on us every day for reliable access to safe blood, plasma, stem cells and organs and tissues.
Join Canada’s Lifeline and make a meaningful difference every day.
Canadian Blood Services is looking for Regular full-time Shipper/Receivers to join our dynamic Logistics team in Calgary. In this role, you will be responsible for the receiving, storage, re-direction of all incoming courier packages, goods, supplies and specimens into the Centre departments, warehouse and/or laboratories. Collaboration, respect and integrity are essential in this role.
Key responsibilities include:
Receives and inspects products: ensuring accuracy and completeness of paperwork and condition of product
Processing receipt of products using computerized system (SAP)
Updates various databases for receipts and returns of inventory items
Receives all visitors at the rear of the building and receives supplies/packages/blood specimens
Operates and maintains high bay reach truck, operates pallet jacks and powered pallet jack
Quality inspection, assessment and documentation of incoming products in accordance with CBS policies and procedures
Issuing products electronically from inventory to various departments using SAP
Monitoring stock levels, expiry dates and ordering product as required
Monitoring temperature-controlled warehouses
Preparation and distribution of bio-medical waste containers, including completion of documentation required
Loading and unloading of vehicles
Minimum two years related purchasing, inventory and/or warehouse experience
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs and push carts weighing up to 300 lbs
Strong communication/interpersonal skills in English are essential
Excellent organization skills
Ability to work as part of a team and work independently
Strong computer literacy is required in MS Office, Excel, Word, Outlook and inventory databases
Ability to accurately keep records with attention to detail is required
Starting rate: $$20.91 /Hourly
Defined Benefit pension plan
Employee discounts, wellness program, and much more
Diversity and inclusion play a vital role in ensuring health equity for patients across Canada. We are committed to reflecting Canada’s population in our organization and fostering an environment where all employees can be their authentic selves, with equal opportunities to succeed and contribute.
To protect the health and safety of its employees, all Canadian Blood Services’ employees are required to be fully vaccinated (COVID-19 vaccine doses as approved by Health Canada), subject to any medical or other human rights grounds.
If this role resonates with you, we encourage you to apply! This could be your first step towards a meaningful and inspiring career. Come to work each day knowing that you save lives.
We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those considered for an interview or those invited to participate in an assessment (such as testing) will be contacted. Applicants who require accommodation should discuss their needs with us.