Shipper, Part-Time, Edmonton

Location: Edmonton, AB, Canada
Date Posted: 04-12-2018
Job Title: Shipper (Part-Time/On-Call)
Location: Edmonton DC – 15021 137 Ave NW
Job Type: Part-Time
Shift: All 

Canada Bread Company, Limited is a leading producer and distributor of packaged fresh bread and bakery products with brands such as Dempster’s®, Villaggio®, POM®, Bon Matin®, Ben’s®, Healthy Way® and McGavins®. Dempster’s is the national brand leader and a market leader in the health and well-being segment of bread products in Canada. The growth strategy is to focus on market leadership in all commercial bread categories. The company to create value by leading innovation in products and service delivery in the bakery industry, enhancing distribution services and processes, and continuing to grow premium white and whole grain breads, tortillas, bagels, rye, buns and rolls.

As an independent business unit of Grupo Bimbo, Canada Bread seeks to grow value-added bakery segments by focusing on health and well-being, and penetrating new bakery segments and channels of distribution. The business will continue to grow market leadership and margins by investing in the premium whole grain product category, and by delivering continued product innovation in other bakery and snack categories.

Canada Bread serves major grocery chains, retail outlets and foodservice operations across Canada. The company distributes branded products in the discount, mainstream and super-premium segments, and is the leading producer in most major bakery categories. It also produces private label products for grocery and foodservice outlet.

Canada Bread’s depot in Edmonton is looking to add a Shipper/Receiver/Order Picker. The start date will be as soon as possible. Starting wage: $19.90/hour.

The successful candidate must possess:
  • Flexible with working hours
  • Must be able to work mornings, afternoons, and evenings. Weekend work is required
  • Previous experience in a distribution environment would be an asset
  • Ability to work with Distribution picking system effectively
  • Candidates must be physically fit as there is bending, twisting, reaching, and some heavy lifting
  • Must be able to lift up to of 50lbs repetitively
  • Provide own steel toed safety shoes
  • Minimum of Grade 12 or equivalent is required
  • Food industry experience is an asset
  • Cross-docking experience is an asset
  • Experience with PC Data an asset 
The successful candidate will be organized, inventive, a strong team player who maintains a safe workplace, pursues quality and understands profitability. Someone who develops and maintains a constructive work environment through excellent interpersonal and team building skills, open communication, and fact-based decision making.

Please note all offers of employment at Canada Bread Company, Limited are conditional upon the successful completion of a pre-employment physical test, and background check. This may include anything up to and including a criminal history check, reference checks and/or credit check.

We welcome applications from all interested individuals; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
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