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Warehouse Order Picker – Cooler/Freezer

 

Horizon Grocery + Wellness is a market leader in the very dynamic and inspiring industry of organic and natural foods, personal care items and nutritional health supplements. We are a fast paced, detail driven distribution business that sells 10,000 items to over 2300 locations across Western Canada.

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES:  

The jobs involve manually picking orders of our natural and organic food products, and building pallets for shipping; it may include other warehouse tasks, including picking in our cooler and freezer. Operation of electric pallet movers and other equipment is required for this position, and we provide training. The job is physically demanding, involving lifting and moving of boxes and bags (30-50lbs) for the majority of the shift.  

WORKING CONDITIONS:

This position is on the Afternoon shift (3pm-11pm). Scheduled shifts for Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday; and weekends (9am-5pm).

  • Experience in, and an aptitude for, warehouse work is required
  • Must be able to work in cool and cold temperatures (cooler and freezer)
  • Must be capable of physically demanding work, and have an eye for detail – accuracy is extremely important!
  • Must have the ability to achieve picking and accuracy goals without direct supervision and monitoring
  • Self-initiative required
  • Experience using warehouse equipment (i.e. electric pallet movers, low level order-picker) is an asset, but not required
  • Interest in natural and organic foods is considered favourably

SALARY:

  • $19.58/hour,  starting wage with further increments (based on hours worked) up to $23.03/hr
  • Benefits available after a qualifying period.

SUBMISSION:

Please submit your resume, with a covering letter stating your relevant experience and why you are interested in working in the natural foods industry, to:

Human Resources

Email: hr@horizondistributors.com

(please note on subject line: “Order Picker  Cooler/Freezer – October 2019”)

 

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those under consideration will be contacted.

To learn more about Horizon, visit our website at www.horizondistributors.com

 

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Date Posted: September 30, 2019