ID: 13416

Shipper-Receiver (5 vacancies)

Trenton Cold Storage Inc. - Trenton, ON


  • Completion of secondary school
  • Experience is an asset (We will train)
  • This position is physically demanding and involves manual labour; able to lift up to 50 lbs
  • Workers must be able to work in cold temperatures (-18C)
  • Workers must have good communication skills and be able to use computers
  • Must be a team player
  • Forklift license is an asset
  • Flexibility in schedule and overtime work will be required
  • The position involves working on rotating shifts and may include weekends
  • Shifts will either be a M.A.D. rotation (8 hour shifts, Midnights, Afternoons, Days) or a continental rotation (12 hour shifts, rotating days and nights every two weeks including weekends)
  • Schedule will be based on customer volumes

Position Requirements

  • Inspect and verify incoming goods against invoices or other documents
  • Maintain internal record-keeping system
  • Route goods to appropriate storage areas
  • Pack goods to be shipped
  • Unpack goods received
  • Affix identifying information and shipping instructions on shipments
  • Oversee loading and unloading of goods
  • Inbound –greet drivers
  • Organize receiving documentation by appointment times and priority and enter into warehouse management system. Assign door to driver
  • Inspect product in trailers, check temperatures
  • Unload trailers and receive product using material handling equipment
  • Put product away in assigned locations
  • Outbound – Use warehouse management system to retrieve order lists, look for product and confirm orders
  • Bring out full pallets using forklift, light maintenance of forklift truck
  • Accurately pick orders for shipment
  • Clean up damages and provide recoup for orders
  • Prepare and organize bills of lading, invoices and other shipping documents.
  • Finalize loads
  • Return paperwork to driver, affix seals and release truck
  • Maintain clean working environment

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Large workload
  • Standing/sitting for extended periods
  • Mental concentration required


  • Disability, dental, extended medical insurance and pension. We also provide boot allowance, fitness allowance, profit sharing, uniforms, reward and incentive program, training and paid sick days provided

Type of Job: Full Time,

Hourly Wage/Salary: $18.46 -$19.46 per hour

Hours: 40-60 Hours per week

Closes: Nov 13, 2020

Apply Now!

To apply follow these instructions

Apply by e-mail to: tcsjobs@trencold.com

Apply by fax: 613-394-6848

Apply by mail: 21 Albert Street, Trenton, ON K8V 4S4


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