Logistics Attendant

Canadian Blood Services - Vancouver, BC (30+ days ago)

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We’re seeking a Temporary Full-Time Logistics Attendant to join our team.

Be part of a dynamic, innovative, collaborative, diverse and caring organization committed to saving and improving the lives of Canadians. We are the connection between the sincere generosity of donors, and the heartfelt appreciation of recipients. Thousands of Canadians depend on our programs every day for reliable access to safe blood, plasma, stem cells, organs and tissues.

Are you ready to embark on a meaningful and inspiring journey, where what you do matters? Be part of Canada’s lifeline. Because we can all be the reason, the connection, that keeps Canadians living.

Under the supervision of the Assistant Manager, Field Logistics, performs a variety of duties such as shipping and receiving, filling requisitions, unpacking, checking, storing and distributing supplies/goods. The incumbent also operates a forklift.

Verifies shipping and receiving of products are completed accurately, efficiently and on time.
Checks paperwork against orders and goods received and resolves discrepancies with buyers, departments and/or clinics.
Completes shipping and receiving paperwork in a computerized warehouse environment and reviews for accuracy and completeness of related reports.
Daily refresh of computer hard drives.
Performs QA inspection of lot accepted goods.
Performs related duties in database to allow for clinic drive setup.
Records type, quantity and lot numbers of blood bags and other controlled supplies distributed to specific clinics.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and databases [ SAP, eProgesa].
Organizes and maintains warehouse and dock area for better efficiency and cleanliness in a timely manner.
Receives and sorts incoming goods, mail/packages and delivers to appropriate areas.
Rotates stock and checks for expiry dates.
Daily resupply of fridges and freezers with correct materials.
Stamps and sends outbound mail daily.
Performs all other related duties as required.
Maintains records and provides information regarding stores activities.
Performs physical inventory counts.
Completes clinic supply sheet as per clinic lists, fills orders as per clinic supply lists.
Checks and replaces clinic supplies and equipment per established quota lists.
Fills requisitions by picking and delivering stock and materials to all areas of facility/site using established departmental guidelines.
Maintains Security Measures.
Facilitates the proper handling of soiled clinic linen and other laundry goods and supplies.
Ensures the proper sealing of containers, weighing and storage, labelling and accurately maintaining documentation for off-site removal and destruction.
Unpacks, cleans and stores returns from clinic to inventory.
Supplies smocks and linens to clinics per established quota lists.
Packs soiled laundry for pick up.
Delivers clean lab coats and jackets to appropriate areas.
Performs other related duties as required.

Required Skills
Grade 12 plus one year’s recent, related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Ability to deal with others effectively.
Ability to organize work.
Ability to operate related equipment.
Ability to keyboard 35 w.p.m.
Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.

Required Experience