ALS USA Inc./ALS Canada Ltd. Entry Level General Labourer - Warehouse Technician in North Vancouver, British Columbia

Location: ALS Geochemistry

Reports to: Warehouse Manager or Lab Manager

About the Position:

The Warehouse Technician 2 will support the warehouse functions within the lab

Specific Responsibilities

  • Prepare packaging for outgoing shipments of pulp samples and rejects;

  • Sorting, locating and retrieving sample pulp and rejects from the warehouse facility using forklift;

  • Accurate data entry and inventory control of sample rejects, pulps, scan pallets and bins;

  • Assist with inventory control, pulp and reject storage, disposal and return to clients in a timely manner;

  • Ensure sample records and supplies are complete and accurate;

  • Primary driver for local deliveries and pick-ups;

  • Maintains vehicle inspection logs under minimal supervision;

  • Provide inventory count to invoice clients for their pulp and reject storage;

  • Provides assistance to clients and other ALS Branches when necessary;

  • General shipping, receiving and supplies warehousing functions as needed;

  • Use correct methods in accordance with the established procedures and schedules while ensuring analytical quality;

  • Observe established safety regulations and comply with all ALS health and safety policies and procedures;

  • Other duties as assigned by manager.

Physical Demands:

+ + Ability to stand for up to a full shift;

  • Ability to sit at a desk and do general office work, which includes periodic sedentary responsibilities;

  • Please note that ALS operates 24/7 and will require day, afternoon, and graveyard shift work including weekends.

About You:

The ideal candidate would have:

  • Grade 12 diploma preferred;

  • Valid Provincial Class 5 driver’s license with clean driving history (abstract required);

  • Forklift license and experience operating a forklift an asset (on site certification will be required);

  • Warehouse and Shipping & Receiving experience.

You would also be:

  • Ability to perform repetitive tasks accurately and thoroughly

  • Ability to work within a fast-paced, high volume environment

  • Basic understanding of computer applications (Microsoft Office Suite);

  • Good English communication skills both written and verbal and ability to read English;

  • Ability to work within a team environment;

  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.

Looking for further details?

  • Candidates interested in this opportunity should apply online no later than September 21, 2018;

  • We would like to thank everyone for their interest in ALS but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted;

  • For the employee referral bonus program, this position is eligible for a Level A bonus award.

ALS is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to fostering an inclusive work environment where the different strengths and perspectives of each employee are both recognized and valued. We therefore encourage applications from all individuals; particularly women, First nations, people with disabilities and visible minorities.

ALS also welcomes applications from people with all levels of ability. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

ID: 2018-6474

External Company Name: ALS Environmental

External Company URL:

Street: 2103 Dollarton Hwy

Post End Date: 9/22/2018