Warehouse Associate

Acorn Stairlifts Canada Inc. - Burlington, ON (30+ days ago)

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This position provides general assistance to the Warehouse staff and Inventory Supervisor.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Cut and ship rails
  • Order creation
  • Order picking
  • Prepare pick-ups for local installers
  • Schedule and load outbound shipments with carriers
  • Unload and receive inbound shipments
  • Perform inventory stock counts
  • Data entry and auditing of off-site inventory stock counts
  • General housekeeping
  • Other duties as assigned/required

Key Performance Indicators:

  • Ability to react to change productively and participate in other projects or essential tasks as required or assigned
  • Ensures product is stored in appropriate storage locations.
  • Operates all equipment in a safe and responsible manner.
  • Maintains high level of housekeeping in the warehouse area.
  • Strives for continuous improvement in all aspects of the work environment
  • Displays co-operation, flexibility and adaptability in a changing environment

Competency (Skills and Abilities):

To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Experience of hand tools; drills, saws
  • Basic mathematical skills
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Excel


The incumbent will possess or demonstrate an ability to acquire the following

  • Post-secondary diploma or equivalent skills and knowledge
  • Attention to detail
  • Minimum 2 years 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

Job Type: Full-time


  • Warehouse environment: 2 years (Required)


  • Secondary School (Required)


  • counterbalance forklift trucks (Preferred)