DEPARTMENT: WAREHOUSE
POSITION LOCATION: OWEN SOUND 
UNION AFFILIATION: OPSEU – SERVICE
STATUS: CASUAL 
WAGE RATE: $24.909 – $25.530

Reporting to the Manager, Supply Chain, the Material Handler’s primary duties are to complete shipping and receiving, warehousing/inventory control, replenish medical/surgical supplies for all departments within all hospitals throughout the corporation.

Skills/Abilities/Qualifications

Required

  • Successful Completion of High School Diploma
  • Transportation of Hazardous Goods Handling certification*
  • Forklift certification*
  • Demonstrated essential computer literacy skills: ability to perform common application functions (to be tested)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Outlook – ability to utilize all aspects (to be tested)
  • Thorough knowledge of warehouse processes and healthcare products (to be tested)
  • Ability to adapt within a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment
  • Ability to multitask efficiently
  • Ability to correctly lift and carry with proper technique of items weighing up to 40lbs (to be tested)
  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral
  • Good problem solving, decision making and organizational skills
  • Ability to work effectively within a team approach
  • Availability to work shift and weekends
  • Ability to travel and work at all sites; must possess valid Ontario driver’s license (minimum G class) with appropriate vehicle insurance
  • Recent satisfactory performance and attendance records
  • Adherence to Brightshores ‘CARE’ Behaviours (Collaboration, Accountability, Respect, Excellence) and ‘LEAD’ Competencies (Lead by example, Empower, Achieve results, Develop others) and a commitment to a safe workplace free of violence and harassment

Preferred

  • Experience with Materiel Management Database software, Medisolutions formerly Ormed
  • One year recent experience in warehousing environment

*Certification must be obtained in order to be considered for this position. Certification can be obtained through various external providers such as: https://esafetyfirst.com/. Please submit certifications with application.

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