Casual Part time Material Handler

Brant Community Healthcare System - Brantford, ON (30+ days ago)

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Reporting to the Supervisor, Materials Management, the Material Handler will be responsible for the accurate receipt of Hospital supplies, equipment and associated inventory. Principle duties include unloading and verifying incoming shipments; tracking outstanding purchase orders; maintaining an up-to-date computerized inventory system; creating supply orders on hand held computers; co-ordinating the returning of goods; operating pallet lifters; physically storing supplies including some hazardous materials; picking and delivering of supplies.

Secondary School diploma required
Minimum of 2-3 years current (Within 2 years) experience in receiving, inventory control and warehousing in a healthcare or manufacturing environment.
Able to handle all physical demands
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Reliable individual with excellent attendance record and able to work all shifts
Experience working with computerized inventory systems preferred
Must be available to work at both sites, Brantford General and The Willett, Paris
Evening shift including weekends, holidays, etc.

Physical Demands:
This position involves extensive physical effort for more than 80% of the shift including walking, standing, lifting cases of supplies repetitively and pushing and pulling of equipment and carts.

Primary responsibilities also include:
Safety (patient, worker & workplace) is a BCHS Corporate Priority. The successful applicant will demonstrate good stewardship in the identification, reporting and mitigation of unsafe acts or conditions.

To submit your application, please forward your cover letter and resume to

The Brant Community Healthcare System (BCHS) is an equal opportunity employer. The BCHS is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace, and welcomes applications from women, members of racialized groups/visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression. In order to ensure equal opportunities during the recruitment and selection process, the BCHS provides accommodation for applicants with disabilities upon request.