Warehouse Transportation Handler Career Opportunity
Dufresne Furniture and Appliances is currently seeking a Warehouse Transportation Handler for our Swift Current store located at 145 2nd Avenue NW.
As a Warehouse Transportation Handler, you will be responsible for the efficient and accurate compliance with teams and provide support related to visual presentation, warehousing, customer service, pick-ups, movement of goods & merchandising. You will be responsible for store maintenance and all product movement. You will work as part of a team to provide exceptional delivery service to our customers.
Dufresne Furniture and Appliances is committed to investing in our team members; we offer:
Market competitive wages;
Comprehensive benefits plan and excellent employee discounts;
Employer Sponsored Retirement Savings Plan;
Career growth and continuous development;
Respectful and family-oriented working environment with strong company values.
As the Warehouse Transportation Handler, you will:
Receive product, product returns, accessories and supplies, prepares outbound shipments
Prepare product for delivery or floor placement
Maintain and provide accurate inventory documentation for warehouse and sales floor
General store internal maintenance (i.e. light bulbs, putty of walls, general handy-person duties, garbage).
Safely and efficiently perform loading and unloading activities related to the Company’s delivery service
Maintain routines needed to ensure the efficient operation of the vehicle
Safely and efficiently drive the scheduled route, keeping to schedule and while providing exceptional customer service
Deliver product to customer’s home following Company’s policies and procedures
Assemble product in customer’s home when required
Conduct all activities in a safe, courteous manner with every effort put forward to minimize damage to product and to the customers’ home
Understand and follow all safe work practices and rules
Ability to communicate with DCD (Delivery Completion Data) personnel upon completion of each delivery that communication is required
Abide by all Federal, Provincial and Municipal regulations as it pertains to commercial truck Drivers
Ability to communicate any issues (mechanical or otherwise) regarding the delivery truck
Perform daily pre and post-trip inspections
Keep warehouse area and sales floor organized and clean
Maintenance and housekeeping of exterior (i.e. grass cutting, shoveling, cleanliness)
As a successful candidate you will have the following:
High school diploma, GED or equivalent skills and experience
Experience with hand tools an asset
Ability to speak with customers and co-workers at a conversational level
Must be able to read item numbers and product descriptions on delivery paperwork
Perform simple written paperwork recording
6 months to 1 year of Delivery Driver experience
Able to work during retail hours (days, evenings, weekends and holidays)
Physically fit, able to lift and move objects greater than 100 lbs
Able to work in extreme temperatures
Safety footwear required
Valid Class 5 Driver’s license with clean Driver’s abstract
Criminal Record Check required
The Dufresne “Better Experience” is for everyone. Our guests, our team members– what about you ?
Dufresne Furniture and Appliances welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.