Shipper / Receiver - NEW FACILITY

Shipper / Receiver - NEW Facility – Full Time 

Since 1956, Sunrise Soya Foods has been trusted by generations to produce healthy and delicious soy products. As Canada’s leading tofu manufacturer, we are dedicated in our commitment to putting Goodness First® behind everything that we do. From our products to our workplace, we adhere to our values of: Customer Focus, Honesty and Integrity, Respect, Teamwork and Corporate Citizenship.

POSITION SUMMARY

The Shipper/Receiver is responsible for ensuring that customer orders are picked accurately and safely loaded onto trucks as scheduled. The incumbent is responsible to receive raw materials, components, finished goods, maintenance supplies as required and utilize WMS for all receiving activities in addition to supporting the production lines as needed.   

OUR CORE BEHAVIORS

  • We have two primary questions ahead of all our actions: Will this impact safety; will this impact our Tofu?
  • Team first: Production & maintenance teams are driven by the same objective; we will work collaboratively to resolve any challenges in the most efficient and effective manner.
  • We recognize the opportunity our new plant has presented us and we continually strive to be the best
  • We will further develop your flexibility and agility: training and development programs will be offered to enhance performance.
  • We live by data, standard practices and routines, and measure to prioritize our actions
  • We take full responsibility for our actions and value transparency.
  • We are going to be a lean structure and a busy organization: Team work and communication will be key for the overall success of the organization 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Picks orders for shipping as needed
  • Packages orders for shipping per company standards
  • Provides prompt and courteous customer service to all customers/carriers
  • Operates warehouse material handling equipment in a safe manner
  • Assists in maintaining a clean and organized warehouse
  • Compiles and adheres to HACCP, SQF and GMP standards, requirements and practices (training provided)
  • Reports observations of any deviation from policy/procedure or damages
  • Works in a professional and cooperative manner 
  • Other functions as required

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Completed High school or equivalent
  • Minimum 1 year’s warehouse and Forklift/Reach Truck driving experience
  • Certified forklift operator - Counterbalance forklift and Reach truck certified 
  • Excellent customer service skills 
  • Able to lift at least 50 lbs
  • Motivated & self starter
  • Able to work independently and in a team environment
  • Good communication skills – both verbally and in writing
  • Good mathematics skills

WORKING CONDITION

  • Works in the warehouse, including cooler environment and also outdoor conditions depending upon tasks as required
  • Permanent, full time position (40 hours per week)
  • 8-hour work day, starting and finishing times as well as days of the week to be determined by the Warehouse Supervisor

TO APPLY

Please email, mail, or fax your resume/CV to: 

Sunrise Soya Foods
Attn: Human Resources Dept.
729 Powell Street
Vancouver, BC
V6A 1H5
Email: vancouverjobs@sunrise-soya.com
Fax: 604-254 2828

Thank you for your interest in Sunrise! We appreciate your application, however, due to the high volume of applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.