General Labourer - Pitt Meadows

Maersk
Delta, Canada
Supply Chain/Logistics Operations
Last application date

Opportunity

Maersk is dedicated to delivering the highest level of customer-focused and reliable ocean transportation services and distribution. Our vision, built from a strong heritage of uprightness, constant care, and innovation, has guided our business operations since the first Maersk Line vessel sailed in 1904.

We offer

As a company, we promote a culture of honesty and integrity, and value the trust it allows us to build with customers and employees alike. Our focus on our people is what sets us apart and keeps our customers coming back to work with us!

Performance Team and Damco Distribution, now part of the Maersk global organization under a combined Warehousing & Distribution division, offer third party logistics services to over 500 customers. Encompassing almost 15 million square feet of warehousing capacity throughout the country and a large transportation segment capturing a variety of services, we have key supply chain hubs in the Los Angeles and New Jersey/New York areas, and other facilities along the Western & Eastern coasts along with multiple locations in the Midwest. Delivering significant sales and profitability growth, we will drive the Inland Logistics and Services business for the combined US business units for Maersk.

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

We will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all legal requirements.

We are in search of Material Handlers who are responsible for the unloading of merchandise from inbound containers and the loading of merchandise into outbound trailers. We currently have opportunities at both our Pitt Meadows facility.

Key responsibilities

•Load and unload freight as directed by shift supervisor and/or Lead
•Maintain an acceptable level of productivity
•Receive daily work assignments from supervision and/or lead
•Verify shipping documents, shipping labels, and purchase orders
•Build stable loads in outbound trailers which result in maximum cubing
•Responsible for maintaining clean and safe work area
•Handle cartons weighing up to 50 pounds

We are looking for

•Strong written and verbal communication skills
•Ability to focus on details, pertaining to shipping documents
•Basic math skills required
•High School diploma preferred
•Ability to work nights, holidays and weekends is required
•Experience with material handler equipment would be an asset
•Shipping and receiving experience in a high volume warehouse is considered an asset
•Forklift experience considered an asset

Additional info

Ref. MA-308745
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A.P. Moller - Maersk is an integrated container logistics company working to connect and simplify its customer's supply chains. As the global leader in shipping services, the company operates in 130 countries and employs roughly 70,000 people. With simple end-to-end offering of products and digital services, seamless customer engagement and a superior end-to-end delivery network, Maersk enables its customers to trade and grow by transporting goods anywhere - all over the world. For more information: https://www.maersk.com All the way.