Shipper/Receiver (temporary)

Shipper/Receiver (temporary)

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A well versed individual who takes initiative, completes tasks in a timely fashion on their own and as part of the team.
- Pick, verify, pack and create required shipping documents such as BOL, Waybills, etc…
- Off load and on load trailers/customer vehicles as assigned.
- Put away product both physically and with RF Scanner.
- Work hands on (daily) with the team in all aspects of our warehouse functions.
- Ensure the warehouse remains clean and safe for all employees and visitors at all times.
- Operate electric/propane counter balance and electric order picker and all other equipment.
- Ensure all logs are up to date daily.
- Follow all Workplace Safety procedures are adhered to along with the ABB code of ethics and code of conduct set out by the company.
- Perform cycle counts, physical inventory counts, as assigned. At various points of the year, it may be necessary to work through the weekend and after hours for physical inventory. etc…
- Attention to detail with the ability to multitask is critical.
- Self-motivation and pleasant/positive demeanor is required.
- Available for rotating shifts of after-hours calls 24/7 for 2-3 week timespans
- Ability to stretch wrap skids manually.
- Other duties as assigned.


- Certified counterbalance(propane and electric)
- Certified electric order picker
- Good teamwork skills while also being able to work well independently motivated demeanour.
- Ability to handle multiple tasks. Efficiently & effectively prioritize job responsibilities.
- Good troubleshooting skills for resolving problems.
- Excellent customer service skills to communicate with both internal and external customers.
- Ability to handle stress well and remain in control at all times.
- Special awareness at all times with regard to the use of heavy machinery (i.e. lift truck) either being driven or in proximity to ensure the safety of yourself and other employees.
- SAP knowledge is a definite asset!
- Very high accuracy rate (attention to detail).
- Strong experience with couriers, carriers and LTL carriers both physically receiving/shipping, and in preparing documentation required for intra Canada shipments and cross border shipments.
- Ability to remain calm and in control at all times without losing focus.
- RF Scanner
- Ability to lift more than 50 lbs repetitively

80% physical labour including continual lifting of heavy product (team lift where applicable). Availability to work after hours and scheduled on call for after hours service. Work is performed inside and outside during all time periods of the year and under all weather conditions.

Additional information

ABB is an Employment Equity Employer and values a diverse workforce. ABB will provide reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. In support of our Employment Equity Program, women, aboriginal people, members of visible minorities, and/or persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply and self-identify in the application process. We also offer a stimulating work environment, competitive salaries and a complete benefits package.

ABB is prepared to act on requests for disability accommodations that might be required to allow any disabled person to access our facility. Please advise us if any attending person requires/requests some specific form of disability accommodation.

The masculine form is used as neutral gender and includes men and women.

Oakville, ON, Ontario, Canada
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Business unit:
Business Unit Motors & Generators
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Production and Manufacturing
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ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a pioneering technology leader in electrification products, robotics and motion, industrial automation and power grids, serving customers in utilities, industry and transport & infrastructure globally. Continuing more than a 125-year history of innovation, ABB today is writing the future of industrial digitalization and driving the Energy and Fourth Industrial Revolutions. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 132,000 employees

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