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VMI Technician

Date:  Jun 8, 2021

Edmonton, AB, CA, T6B 2X4

Company:  Sonepar

We like to say that we find solutions for the everyday stuff. We’re problem solvers. We’re an engaged team that works together, and for those that work here they say we’re also like family.


Vallen is a leading provider of indirect industrial supplies – all those materials that are not part of the products our customers manufacture, and our goal is to make our customers operations run smoothly so they can focus on the core of their business.


Vallen is a member of Sonepar, and is one of Canada’s leading industrial distribution companies headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta.


Vallen currenly has a position available at our Prentiss - Red Deer location. The primary responsibility of the Attendant is to issue tools and PPE to the workers while maintaining stock levels within the crib. There is also a warehouse component to the job where the Blue Boxes reside as well as other large items unique to that part of the plant. They have computer access and work with PCTC as well as SAP to ensure proper tracking of items.


Issuing tools, equipment, and PPE

  • Organize tool crib for efficiency
  • Ensure items and employees have barcodes
  • Check tool and equipment condition upon return, issue for repair or cleaning
  • Confirm location for stock in SAP

Marshal and Issue Blue Boxes

  • Receive Blue Boxes from 521 and confirm contents with packing slip
  • Marshal boxes to racking and update location in SAP
  • Update the Kit Tracker, and include any unused materials

Manage Inventory Levels on Barcoded Items

  • Ensure all items are scanned
  • Perform counts to ensure PCTC matches the shelf
  • Initiate orders in PCTC
  • Make requests for changes to order controls
  • Update PCTC stock levels with manually signed out items
  • Add and delete inventory items
  • Receive stock, confirm quantities with packing slip
  • Load Shelves and keep organized

House Keeping

  • Keep crib counter area organized and clean
  • Keep indoor walkways and racking area clean
  • Ensure all returned tools are put away


What’s it like working at Vallen? Upon joining our team, you will become part of a supportive, family-oriented culture where you will be led by a president who fully believes in having an open-door policy. Your suggestions will be heard, and your hard work will be rewarded.

Vallen is an equal opportunity employer committed to increasing diversity in our workforce. We welcome applications from qualified persons in underrepresented ethnic, racial and cultural groups and from people with disabilities.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

To explore and learn more about Vallen, please visit www.vallen.ca


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