Receiver - New Glasgow


Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID



New Glasgow

Job Type




Salary Range

Up to CAD12/hr

No. of Openings


Branch Information

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

Branch Phone Number


Job Description

Are you looking for a full-time job with day time hours? Do you need a set schedule that is consistent from week to week, all year round? Do you have shipping & receiving or warehouse experience? This could be the job for you!

On behalf of our client, a leader in the production of industrial automation products, we are hiring a Receiver to work on-site at a production plant in Granton, NS.

This position offers you:

* Full time, regular hours - Monday-Friday, 7:30am to 4pm - no more working weekends or nights!

* Work starting ASAP! It's an on-going full-time contract

* Starting pay rate of $12 per hour with regular increases based on skills/training

* A tenure bonus paid out every 6 months

As a full time Receiver, your daily tasks will involve:

* Shipping and receiving

* Warehouse duties

* Cycle counting & inventory management

* Customer service

* Lifting and moving parts (typically 25 lbs. but could be up to 50lbs)

* Preparing parts for shipping (creating shipping documents, boxing product, labeling)

* Helping the rest of the team with their tasks

* A mix of lifting, clerical duties and possibly driving a forklift

The successful candidate will have the following traits and abilities:

* Lift heavy items consistently

* Attention to detail

* Data entry skills (computer competence)

* Customer service skills (in person & on phone)

* Ability to work well with others as well as independently

* Organizational skills

* Understanding of Microsoft Excel

* Forklift training is an asset, but not mandatory

* Ability to pass a criminal record check

Your day will be fast paced, and you will work closely with your team. You will spend approx. 70% of your time on the floor working on your feet and the other 30% of the time working on the computer. You enjoy working with others and don't mind using your brain-power while getting a little dirty. You have a clean criminal record.

Apply today to this exciting opportunity! Call 902-422-1373 for more info.

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! Manpower also offers a referral bonus for recommending a candidate who is successfully hired!

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.