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Shipper/Receiver – Milton Ontario

Permanent, Full Time + Milton, ON

Dare Foods Limited is a private, family owned portfolio of brands established in 1892. The Dare “Made Better” promise guides everything we do and comes to life through our portfolio of consumer-loved brands including Bear Paws, Breton, REALFRUIT, Boulangerie Grissol, Raincoast Crisps and Whippet (to name just a few). Our head office is in Cambridge Ontario. We have been located in the Kitchener area since the family’s original store opened in 1892.

Shipper/Receiver – Milton Ontario

Day Shift – Monday to Friday (8:00am- 4:00pm)

$26.32/hr

We make Candy!!! How sweet is that?

We are currently recruiting for experienced Shipper/Receiver to join our Confectionary Manufacturing Operation. This is a high paced manufacturing facility.

 Major Responsibilities 

  • Follow the receiving procedure by completing daily inbound receiving of ingredient/packaging
  • Coordinate with carriers and Dare logistics team for shipping finished goods to the designated locations
  • Prepare and/or sign off on shipping documents (i.e.: BOL, invoices, etc.)
  • Create complete receiving and shipping transactions in SAP
  • Prepare routine reports and file shipping/receiving records
  • Work with production accurately pulling, staging and checking materials.
  • Perform daily counts on certain materials and assist in year-end inventory
  • Assist with keeping the warehouse clean and organized by putting materials away in proper location and sorting them out based on First in First out.
  • Assist in resolving daily shipping discrepancies
  • Report any damaged stock or equipment to supervisors
  • Overtime may be required based on customer demands

 

Qualifications-Must Haves:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • A current forklift License required
  • Minimum of one (1) to three (3) years of warehouse experience
  • Good understanding of basic/fundamental warehouse shipping and receiving procedures.
  • Having good communication skills
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks and work independently.
  • Ability to lift and/ or move up to 35 pounds.

 

Working Conditions:

  • Ambient warehouse environment
  • Extended periods of standing and driving forklift truck
  • The use of personal protective equipment is mandatory, particularly protective CSA approved footwear, safety glasses and hearing protection, GMP/Quality procedures etc.

 

We offer career elevating opportunities, a competitive hourly rates and benefits package.

If you are interested in being considered for this position, please apply in writing by January 31, 2024 quoting the appropriate position title to: miltonresumes@darefoods.com (.txt, .doc or .pdf formats).

 Thank you for your interest in Dare Foods Ltd. and the opportunity to review your resume, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No follow up inquiries or agencies at this time please

Guided by our Purpose, Mission and Values Dare Foods Limited is committed to fostering a diverse, equitable, inclusive and accessible work environment, where all employees feel valued, respected, supported and proud to work here. 

 Dare Foods Ltd. will provide accommodation for applicants with disabilities as part of its recruitment process. If you are contacted to arrange for an interview or testing, please advise us if you require an accommodation