Warehouse Associate

Date:  Feb 22, 2024

Edmonton, AB, CA, T5S 2V7

Brand:  Texcan

Texcan provides customers with high quality wire and cable products at the best value possible. As one of Canada’s largest distributor for over 45 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.  


AFTERNOON SHIFT - 2:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Major Responsibilities:

• Process cable orders and cut cable as per order requirements.
• Prioritize cutting orders based on instructions indicated on picking tickets and understand how the order is processed from the 
time the product is received to the time it is shipped. • Tends machines that measures lengths of cable to requirements including reeling and coiling.
• Places reel of specified cable onto payout spindle of machine and threads wire through to the take up spindle and then re-spool 
cable to required length.
• Adjusts machine controls to regulate accuracy of cable cutting to required length.
• Starts machine and observes operation to detect machine malfunction.
• Examines cable for conformance to specifications and removes defective pieces.
• Observes automatic counter, meter marks or counts finished pieces and records data on tags.
• Monitoring and tracking inventory as per company procedures.
• Follow the correct cutting procedures, complete required paperwork and verify that orders match requirements.
• Rewind and transfer cables from larger reels to smaller ones to maintain stock.
• Regularly inspect and maintain cutting machines and tools to improve safety.
• Sweep and maintain a clean and safe work environment.
• Performing other related duties and safety checks as required


Skills & Experience:

• Minimum 2 + years of warehouse, production or general labour related experience

• High School Diploma or equivalent required.
• First Aid, WHMIS or Forklift Certification preferred

• Basic to intermediate computer skills and experience with MS Office. . 
• Perform basic mathematical calculations required to accurately complete assigned tasks.
• Write and read routine reports or job orders. • Interpret a variety of instructions by written and oral communication. 

• Basic to intermediate computer skills and experience with MS Office. 
• Perform basic mathematical calculations required to accurately complete assigned tasks.
• Write and read routine reports or job orders.

• Interpret a variety of instructions by written and oral communication

Benefits & Perks

  • We offer a competitive salary, plus a full set of benefits, including:
  • Flexible benefits program allowing you to choose from options that best fit you and your dependents’ needs. Benefit options include: Medical, Dental, Vision, Health Spending Account & RRSP matching.
  • Employee Assistance Program, Tuition Reimbursement, Employee Discounts and a career path.
  • Regardless of your benefits program, you will receive company paid Life Insurance, and employee paid disability.


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 


Visit our other social media sites:  

Twitter: @TexcanCanada  






Next Steps:

We are interested in knowing you more. Start an exciting new career and enjoy a number of employee benefits by applying online. We are very thankful for your interest in joining the team, however only individuals selected for interview will be contacted.

Sonepar is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes submissions from all candidates.