Head Shipper

Job Information
Author warehousing
Date July 5, 2019
Deadline Open
Type Full Time
Company J.M.S Warehousing Inc.
Salary $24.00 to $26 - Per Hour
Location Edward, ON
Category Business / Management
Contact Information

Head Shipper

Company: J.M.S Warehousing Inc.

Business information: J.M.S Warehousing Inc. specializes in industrial services. We combine industry leading technology and traditional attention to customer service, together for a complete third party logistical solution to your supply chain problems. We are a licensed Canadian Facility Custom Bonded Facility. We offer a wide variety of warehousing and storage, fulfillment, picking and packing, industrial and transportation services. We are looking for a Head Shipper to join our team.

Business Location:128-704 Mara Street, Point Edward, ON, N7V 1X4

Work Location:Warehouses in 21 Ube Drive, Sarnia, ON,  N7T 1W6 and in704 Mara Street, Point Edward, ON, N7V 1X4

Type of Employment:Full time – Permanent

Estimated Start Date:As soon as possible

Job Description:

  • Establish work schedules and procedures
  • Co-ordinate activities with other work units or departments
  • Prepare and submit reports
  • Ensure smooth operation of computer equipment and machinery
  • Arrange for maintenance and repair work
  • Resolve work related problems
  • Recruit and hire staff
  • Train workers in duties and policies
  • Arrange training for staff
  • Conduct performance reviews and recommendation to upper management
  • Requisition or order materials, equipment and supplies
  • Co-ordinate, assign and review work of clerks engaged in the following duties: shipping, receiving, storing, distributing and maintain inventories of materials, parts and products, processing purchasing transactions, coordination of production work, dispatching crews and scheduling transportations crews on the routes
  • Plan, organize and oversee operational logistics of the organization
  • Ensure all production orders are shipped to customers in a timely manner
  • Manage the reception, handling, distribution and storage of designated freight, product and supplies
  • Maintain strict control over inventory levels in order to met internal and external demand of product
  • Develop train and enforce corporate policies regarding security and safety in order to maintain a safe workplace
  • Investigate causes of lost or damaged shipments and other materials
  • Conduct periodic spot checks on inventory, supplies and equipment

Ability to supervise: Staff in various areas of responsibility. 3-4 people.

Work Setting: Warehouse

Business equipment and computer applications:

WMS Warehouse management system


-Education: Completion of high school

-Experience: At least two years of experience as a warehouse supervisor is required.

– Valid driver’s license is required, as the worker may be required to drive inside the warehouse.

– This position is physically demanding and involves manual labor. Handling heavy loads (up to 45 kg) and handling different types of freight is required.

Salary: $24.00 to $26.00Hourly, 40-44 Hours per week.

Benefits:Uniforms, personal protective equipment (high visibility vest, safety gallows, hard hat, eyes and ears protection) and an allowance of CAD 175 for steel toed safety boots are provided.

Important information:

– Flexibility in schedule is required. The most common schedule will be from Monday to Friday from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm. Overtime may be required.If shipments arrive on weekends, the worker will be required to assist. All call-in days pay 4 hours minimum. At least one day off per week.

Apply by e-mail to: victoria@jmstrans.ca

Apply by mail to:128-704 Mara Street, Point Edward, ON, N7V 1X4

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