Material Handler


Building and Construction

Advert ID




Job Type




Salary Range

Based on Experience

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Calgary, AB - (CAN) 734 7th Avenue Southwest Suite 240 AB Calgary , AB T2P 3P8

Branch Phone Number


Job Description

Material Handler

Manpower is seeking a Material Handler for an ongoing contract position for our client in Calgary, AB.

Location: Calgary, AB

Summary of Key Responsibilities (job functions include but are not limited to):

* Safely handle materials such as lab samples and products

* Effectively manage inventory, ensure accuracy and tracking data is processed in a timely manner

* Receive of all incoming material and document through barcode and communicate to applicable individuals

* Organize and dispose expired or no longer needed materials

* Maintain and update database (LIMS, Barcode)

* Process Transportation (TDG) requests

* Order and maintain supplies such as lab coats and compressed gas cylinders

* Coordinate the day-to-day activities between the Technology sites (CAR and CPA)

* Provide input in development of safe standard operating procedures while providing revisions and improvements to existing processes;

* Move materials within a warehouse environment with the use of a forklift, manual or power pallet jack

* Regular interaction with customers and shipping companies/couriers

* Safe packaging of materials for shipping purposes

* Fill out customs compliance documentation for cross border shipments

Qualifications and Requirements:

* 4 to 6 years' direct materials handling experience

* Strong safety culture and experience reading and writing procedures

* Forklift certification

* TDG certification

* Direct shipping / receiving experience

* Warehouse and inventory management experience

* Computerized inventory management and tracking systems experience

* Attention to details, and strong organizational skills

* Solid interpersonal and communication skills

* Strong computer skills

* Strong customer interaction skills

* Knowledge and practical experience with customs compliance processes is an asset

Please contact with your resume or call 403-298-4338.

In becoming a Manpower associate, you will have the opportunity to learn and grow in industry leading companies. You will also gain access to Manpower's comprehensive benefits package including:

* Competitive pay

* Medical and dental benefits

* Life insurance

* Weekly pay by direct deposit

* Access to Manpower online university

Follow us on Facebook (@manpower.alberta), Instagram (Manpower.AB), twitter (@ManpowerAB) & LinkedIn (ManpowerAB).