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Date:  Aug 31, 2021

Edmonton, AB, CA, T5S 2V7

Company:  Sonepar
Shift Type:  Mid-Career

Texcan provides customers with high quality wire and cable products at the best value possible. As one of Canada’s largest distributor for over 40 years, we have built a reputation for going to great lengths for our customers. We supply solutions for a variety of different markets in residential, commercial, industrial and emerging green markets such as wind farms, solar energy, hydroelectric, water and waste treatments.  


We are a member of the Sonepar Group, the world’s largest privately-held electrical distributor. The Sonepar Group is present in more than 40 countries with over 45,000 employees.  


Why Join Us?  

  • You will be joining a market leader with over 40 years of experience to help you elevate your potential.  
  • You will be working for the world's #1 privately held business to business distributor of electrical products and related solutions.  
  • Be part of an ISO certified company with a strong a quality assurance program and new technologies which help you perform at your best.  
  • Attractive compensation with benefits and “other perks” such as tuition reimbursement.  
  • Employee Referral provides the opportunity to earn more while you work by referring one of the best you know.  
  • In-depth process and product training provided by a mentored approach, product knowledge sessions hosted by the Product Manager and lunch and learn meetings.  
  • We house the largest inventory to better service our customers and deliver on sales commitments.  


The Production Supervisor provides guidance and leadership to the Production Team for the effective and efficient processing of shipping orders.   The Supervisor facilitates communication with internal and external customers while placing major emphasis on accuracy, quality, and process control to ensure strict adherence to customer and company specified standards.     


Key Responsibilities:

  • Prioritize cutting orders based on instructions indicated on picking tickets (review for multiple cuts, special instructions, ext) and understand how the order is processed from the time the product is received to the time it is shipped. Monitor various areas for ticket flow (Pick n Pack, Shipping, and Parallels)
  • Monitor Pickers to ensure reels are readily available for cutters
  • Communicate with various departments (by email, or telephone)
  • Resolve any problems or concerns that may occur with staff or equipment
  • Conducts Daily Shifts Meetings
  • Ensure that the warehouse keeps safety as a top priority in creating and enforcing procedures.
  • Provide training to all warehouse staff in conjunction with the Warehouse Manager.
  • Keep Warehouse Manager informed on key problems on a regular basis.
  • Utilizes warehouse staff to the appropriate work areas to support workloads
  • Directly manage the flow of orders to be sure the right material is readily available to cutters, as to meet our customer commitments
  • Manage the day-to-day flow of orders to be sure we are maximizing the productivity of our head count.
  • Performs other related duties as needed
  • Lifts on a regular and frequent basis packages weighing 50 pounds
  • Maintains all work areas in a neat, clean and orderly manner always


Required Qualifications:

  • Must be flexible to work overtime, and deal with varying tasks
  • Customer Relationship Experience (Internal/External)
  • Previous Warehouse Experience an asset
  • Solid teamwork, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong leadership, organizational, and communication skills
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrates continuous improvements to performance
  • Strong skills in Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook


We are interested in knowing more about you! Start an exciting career and enjoy a number of employee benefits by applying online. Texcan thanks all applicants, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.  


To explore and learn more about Texcan, please visit www.texcan.com.  


Watch our employee videos on our new careers page: https://www.texcan.com/careers 


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