Shipper-Receivers (5)

Company Details

Posting Date:

October 16, 2020

Estimated Start Date:

As soon as possible

Job Type:

Full-Time Permanent


40-60 hours per week


$18.46 -$19.46 per hour


Disability, dental, extended medical insurance and pension. We also provide boot allowance, fitness allowance, profit sharing, uniforms, reward and incentive program, training and paid sick days.

About Company:

Established in 1902, at Trenton Cold Storage our specialty is customized temperature-controlled warehousing and distribution. We provide Canada with more than 34,000,000 cubic feet of cold storage and refrigerated warehouse space in our seven Ontario and two Alberta facilities.  We are looking for 5 Shipper-Receivers to join our team in the warehouse.


21 Albert Street, Trenton, ON K8V 4S4

Job Description:

Inspect and verify incoming goods against invoices or other documents

Maintain internal record-keeping system

Route goods to appropriate storage areas

Pack goods to be shipped

Unpack goods received

Affix identifying information and shipping instructions on shipments

Oversee loading and unloading of goods

Inbound –greet drivers

Organize receiving documentation by appointment times and priority and enter into warehouse management system. Assign door to driver

Inspect product in trailers, check temperatures

Unload trailers and receive product using material handling equipment

Put product away in assigned locations

Outbound – Use warehouse management system to retrieve order lists, look for product and confirm orders

Bring out full pallets using forklift, light maintenance of forklift truck

Accurately pick orders for shipment

Clean up damages and provide recoup for orders

Prepare and organize bills of lading, invoices and other shipping documents.

Finalize loads

Return paperwork to driver, affix seals and release truck

Maintain clean working environment


Education: Completion of secondary school

Experience: Experience is an asset. We will train.

This position is physically demanding and involves manual labour.

Workers must be able to work in cold temperatures (-18C)

Workers must have good communication skills and be able to use computers

Forklift license is an asset

 Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:

Fast-paced environment

Work under pressure

Repetitive tasks

Handling heavy loads – Up to 23kg (50 lbs)

Physically demanding

Bending, crouching, kneeling

Large workload

Standing/sitting for extended periods

Mental concentration required

Personal Suitability:

Organized, flexible, team player, reliable

Important information:

Flexibility in schedule and overtime work will be required. The position involves working on rotating shifts and may include weekends. Shifts will either be a M.A.D. rotation (8 hour shifts, Midnights, Afternoons, Days) or a continental rotation (12 hour shifts, rotating days and nights every two weeks including weekends). Schedule will be based on customer volumes.

Apply by e-mail to:

Apply by fax: 613-394-6848

Apply by mail: 21 Albert Street, Trenton, ON K8V 4S4