This position provides general assistance in the Warehouse.
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
Ability to react to change productively and participate in other projects or essential tasks as required or assigned
Operates all equipment in a safe and responsible manner
Strives for continuous improvement in all aspects of the work environment
Displays co-operation, flexibility and adaptability in a changing environment
Experience using hand tools; drills, saws
Attention to detail
Basic mathematical skills
The incumbent will possess or demonstrate an ability to acquire the following
Post-secondary diploma or equivalent skills and knowledge
2-3 years of experience in a warehouse environment
Certification on counterbalance forklift trucks
Great attitude, work ethic, and communication skills
Excellent written and oral communication skills and proven reading comprehension skills
Demonstrated organizational and time management skills
Computer literacy including Word, Excel and business systems software
Ability to lift 80-100 pounds
NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employees may perform duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.
Required to cut and ship rails
Perform inventory stock counts
Data entry and auditing of off-site inventory stock counts
Unloading of inbound shipments and containers
Schedule and load outbound shipments with carriers
Ensures product is stored in appropriate storage locations
Housekeeping to ensure a tidy/organized warehouse
Other duties as assigned/required
Acorn Stairlifts is an international, family owned company employing over 1700 employees across 11 countries worldwide. Since our inception in the United Kingdom in 1992, we’ve established ourselves as the world's largest independent manufacturer and supplier of straight stairlifts. Our straight lifts as well as our curved and outdoor models address virtually every challenge presented by the need for assistance on the stairs.
The Canadian head office for Acorn Stairlifts is located in Burlington, Ontario, with additional offices in Montreal and Vancouver. In addition to our office staff, we have surveyors and installers spread all across the country to support our growing business.
Acorn was founded to improve the lives of seniors in our communities, with the goal being to keep our customers safe in the homes they love. We achieve these goals through abiding by our values of quality, unity, integrity, care, and ambition of which we apply to our work, clients, and employees.Vacancies List