Warehouse General Labour

Warehouse General Labour
Employment type: Full-time
City: Vaughan
Last visit: 2014-10-29
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-10-29


We build your city and keep it running. SM

When you join HD Supply, not only do you join one of the largest industrial distributors in North America, but you also become part of a strong family where you can Build Your Best Life!

With a diverse portfolio of industry-leading businesses, HD Supply provides a broad-range of products and services to approximately 500,000 customers in the Infrastructure and Power, Maintenance, Repair and Operations (MRO) and Specialty Construction market sectors.

By partnering with top manufacturers to maintain an unparalleled sourcing pipeline, we provide our customers with unmatched access to the products and solutions they need to succeed, leveraging our robust assortment of approximately one million SKUs to deliver quality, name-brand and proprietary products at competitive prices.

With more than 600 locations across 46 states and nine Canadian provinces, HD Supply's 15,000 associates provide customers with what they need, where they need it, when they need it.

Come Build Your Best Life with us!

Job Opportunity

Company Overview:

When you join HD Supply you are joining one of the largest diversified wholesale distributors in North America. With a diverse portfolio of industry-leading businesses, HD Supply provides a broad range of products and services to help professional customers in the Infrastructure & Energy, Maintenance, Repair & Improvement and Specialty Construction markets. We focus on serving contractors, builders, maintenance professionals, government and municipal entities and industrial businesses, and provide our customers a superior supplier relationship backed by our long history of industry expertise, knowledgeable associates, and established reputation for top quality service.


With approximately 700 locations and 15,000 associates across the United States and Canada, the opportunities for growth are limitless!


Come Build Your Best Life with us!



Job Description:

Job Location


HD Supply Canada Inc.

Construction and Industrial - Brafasco

100 Galcat Drive

Vaughan, ON  L4L 0B9



Job Summary


Responsible for specialized warehouse tasks in loading, unloading, order pulling, shipping, returns, forklift, fabrication, counter, or may have a generalized role working in all departments


Major Tasks, Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities

Complete tasks such as loading, unloading, sorting, picking, stocking, staging, fabrication and transportation of goods

Load and unload materials to and from designated storage area, such as racks, shelves, or vehicles. Stack or pile materials, such as lumber, boards, or pallets

Install protective devices, such as bracing, padding, or strapping, to prevent shifting or damage to items being transported

Verify computations against physical count of stock

Maintains condition of work area (i.e. free of trash, product in correct location, etc Follows company safety policies and procedures and encourages other associates to do the same

Receive and fill orders or sell supplies, materials, and products to installers and subcontractors

May drive truck to pick up incoming stock or deliver materials to designated locations or operate forklift or other machinery in order to complete tasks

Performs other duties as assigned

Nature and Scope

Selects correct processes from clearly prescribed rules, past practices or instruction

Seeks advice and guidance on non routine or problem areas from supervisor

Deviations from the norm are cleared by the supervisor

Under close supervision, exercises limited latitude/independent judgment

Work typically involves detailed checks or close review of output by a senior co-worker and/or supervisor

Work Environment

Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs in a physical environment

Ability to stand for periods of time up to and exceeding 60 minutes

Ability to make repetitive movements including, but not limited to, using a 10-key or calculator, bending or squatting

Minimum Qualifications

Must be eighteen years of age

Must pass the Background Check

Valid Driver's Licence

Must provide Driver's Abstract

Education and Experience

HS Diploma or GED required

2 years of experience in area of responsibility

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge of machines and tools

Forklift experience an asset

Basic computer skills an asset

Critical Competencies to Drive Business Results

Strong team player with a ‘’can-do’’ attitude and passion for excellence

Strong oral and written communication skills and well-developed interpersonal skills, including excellent phone skills

Strong appreciation for excellence in customer service is a MUST

Self-starter, efficient and able to produce high quality work under pressure and in a timely fashion

Reliable, confidential, and conscientious

Accountable with strong initiative and ability to handle increasing responsibility over time

Excellent time management/organizational skills with ability to meet important deadlines in a fast-paced environment

Strong attention to detail

Strong problem solving and analytical skills

Strong business acumen and sense of urgency

Positive attitude, ability to work with a high level of motivation, energy and focus

Ability to excite, energize, and motivate the team around you

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Career Level: Entry Level

Years of Relevant Experience: 2 Years

Education: High School Diploma

Industry: Construction and Trades

Job Function: Supply Chain and Logistics