Driver Helper


Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

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Salary Range

Up to CAD18.25/wk

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Branch Information

Halifax, NS - (CAN) 1718 Argyle Street Suite 230 NS Halifax , NS B3J 3N6

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Job Description

Driver Helper:

Are you a well-organized individual who is customer service and team oriented? Do you enjoy working on the road in a fast-paced environment? Do you have experience in delivery services and can lift up to 70lbs? Are you looking to start work right away? Manpower has the opportunity you've been looking for to work with a well-known shipping and delivery service provider in Dartmouth. The Driver Helper will assist the Courier Driver in all aspects of delivery and pick-up. This is a great temporary position for someone looking to make some extra money over the holidays with full-time hours.

What you will bring to the role:

* Ability to lift and/or carry up to 70 lbs

* Ability to build positive relationships with internal customers (dispatch, colleagues, managers) and external customers

* Punctual attendance

* Strong customer service and organizational skills

* Team player attitude

* Proper scan and load techniques

* Ability to pass a criminal record check

What your responsibilities will be:

* Assist the Courier with pick-up and delivery of customer's shipments

* Frequent lifting up to 70lbs

* Frequent stepping in and out of vehicle

* Walking while carrying parcels or pushing cart

* Solving problems as they arise while on road

* Assisting with daily pre-trip and post-trip inspection

* No driving required

What we offer:

* A pay rate is $18.25/hour

* Typically work Monday to Friday, 8AM to 5PM but weekend & evening work may be required

* Guaranteed 30 hours but may work over 40 hours

* 1-2-month contract until the end of December

* Job starts November 18th

* 1 week of paid training

Manpower offers associates valuable work experience, opportunities for training & development, and professional advice. Manpower also has great perks for associates including discounts on hotels, home & auto insurance, apparel, and much more!

ManpowerGroup recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At ManpowerGroup, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs.