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Current Opportunities

Receiver (Markham, ON) |


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An opening exists in the Receiving Department for a Receiver reporting to the Inbound Logistics Supervisor.

This position is Seasonal until June with the possibility of being hired on after successful completion of this seasonal contract.


  • Physical unloading of all inbound stock including JC deliveries and containers and pallet load return deliveries.
  • Manual receipt and organization of courier dock deliveries of inbound stock and Book Fairs transfers.
  • Assists Returns with organization, initial stock storage and accurate labeling of returned stock.
  • Assist Receiving with organization and preparation of all paperwork for all JC deliveries.
  • Co-ordinate and oversee Recycling shipments, communicating with all warehouse departments regarding loading of outbound recycling stock, additionally responsible for timely booking of recycling pick-up appointments.
  • Perform manual breakdown and organization of Purchase Order receipts, including accurate counting and completion of work sheets.
  • Restack cartons onto skids when pallets are deemed unsafe or require sorting.
  • Maintain licenses and proficiency in operation of all forklifts required for successful completion of duties and responsibilities.
  • Breakdown & count inbound BF transfers.
  • Ensure a high standard of housekeeping.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Applicants must have a high school diploma along with 2 years of related work experience.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills in addition to well-developed organizational and problem solving are required.
  • Ability to work independently or in groups and be a team player are essential for this position.
  • A current forklift operator’s license (reach, and walkie) would be an asset.
  • Previous experience with AS400 and keyboard skills.
  • Ability to lift/move manually up to 40lbs repeatedly for each shift.
  • Safety certified for pallet truck operation.

Interested applicants are to forward a copy of your resume by March 12, 2021 to

Human Resources Division