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Job opportunity
Dare to grow Job reference 114905
24/6/2022

Freight Handler - YYC

Location Calgary, Canada
Team Ground & Rail Logistics, Support Functions, Operations Support
Working Hours Day Job

At CEVA, we believe that logistics is a people business, that’s why we create an environment of trust and team spirit - we encourage initiative and we empower our talent to grow in their careers.  We are supply chain experts and live and breathe it every day. We offer a broad range of services in Contract Logistics, Air, Ocean and Ground management thanks to our 78,000 employees, operating in more than 160 countries. At CEVA, we are passionate about our work and the value we deliver to our customers and as a company, we are growing at a fast pace - do you Dare to Grow with us?  

YOUR ROLE


Do you have the eye of a bold eagle, the concentration of a hunting lioness, the social skills to work and communicate with a team, and a forklift certification? Well, you may be the Freight Handler we are looking for. Your mission will responsible for manual loading and unloading of freight with the use of a pallet jack, hand truck or forklift, general labor and warehouse maintenance. Models and acts in accordance with our guiding principles and core values.

 

WHAT ARE YOU GOING TO DO?

 

  • Receive cargo from incoming trucks by removing from truck by hand or by using manual equipment such as hand truck or pallet jack, or by using forklift.
  • Verify and note the count and condition of cargo received, knowing when to either refuse or accept with notation.
  • Record receipts to appropriate forms and/or log books. 
  • Verify that proper documentation is attached.
  • Sort cargo received by account or intended location and store in proper location. 
  • Accurately label freight to destination.
  • Perform forklift duties and learn to containerize basic loads.
  • Develop and maintain excellent customer service to internal and external customers at all times.
  • Assist in various warehouse maintenance tasks, including sweeping floors, storing equipment, etc.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 

 

WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

 

  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Minimum one to three years related experience.
  • Forklift Driver Certification.
  • Reach experience preferred  
  • Valid G driver license an asset.
  • Ability to frequently lift and/or move up to fifty (50) pounds. 
  • Ability to drive and/or operate heavy equipment.
  • Responds promptly and professionally to customer needs.
  • Read, comprehend and complete basic checklists, forms or other related documents. 
  • Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner.
  • Balances team and individual responsibilities.
  • Consistently at work and on time. 
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English fluently.

 

WHAT DO WE HAVE TO OFFER?

 

With a genuine culture of reward and recognition, we want our employees to grow, develop and be part of our journey. We offer a benefits package that includes competitive annual leave entitlement with a fantastic holiday buy scheme, pension and life assurance along with access to an employee benefits platform that offers discounts on gym memberships and money off vouchers for a diverse range of retail, travel and hospitality brands. There’s no doubt that you will be compensated for your hard work and commitment so if you’d like to work for one of the top Logistics providers in the world then please do get in touch to find your next role.

 

ABOUT TOMORROW

 

We value your professional and personal growth. That’s why we share plenty of career opportunities for you to thrive within CEVA. Join CEVA for a challenging career.

 

To express interest in this position, please visit https://careers.cevalogistics.com/ to apply.  

Our Organization is an equal opportunity employer. It is company policy that there shall be no discrimination against any employee or applicant on the basis of race, color, creed, ancestry, ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, family status, disability and/or age (as prescribed by law). Applicants requiring accommodation are asked to make their needs known in advance.   Please note:  Legitimate CEVA Logistics recruitment processes include communication with candidates through recognized professional networks, such as LinkedIn or via an official company email address: firstname.lastname@cevalogistics.com. We recommend that you do not respond to unsolicited business propositions and/or offers from people with whom you are unfamiliar.

We sincerely thank all applicants who express an interest in this role; however, only those being directly considered will be contacted for an interview, no phone call or agency inquiries please.  In the event of a restructuring, reorganization, etc, the Company reserves the right to place employees in new positions without benefit of posting.  Additionally, the Company may not post executive or certain other management level positions.