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Warehouse Associate

Job Description

This position provides general assistance in the Warehouse.

The Ideal Candidate

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

Physical Demands:

  • 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.

Key Skills
    • Required to cut and ship rails

    • Order picking

    • 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


    About Acorn Stairlifts Canada

    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.

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    Job ref: WA2

    20/11/19 18/12/19

    Burlington, Ontario

    08:30 - 17:00


    CAD $ 0

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