Warehouse Associate

Req ID:  31458
Date:  Jul 5, 2024

Surrey, BC, CA, V3V 4G4

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.  


The Warehouse Assoicate is responsible for providing general warehouse assistance in accordance to the standard operating procedures for the position and performing in compliance to safety standards.




  • Completing the pre-shift inspection for forklift, including battery maintenance. 
  • Maintaining safety compliance when operating the forklift. 
  • Reporting any unsafe work conditions that might occur. 
  • Monitoring and tracking inventory per Company procedures. 
  • Adhering to standards/processes in the warehouse. 
  • Order picking. 
  • Putting stock away in appropriate locations. 
  • Operating scanning gun. 
  • Stocking empty reels. 
  • Processing orders as they are received. 
  • Follow correct cutting procedures, complete required paperwork, and verify the order matches the requirements. 
  • Assisting with general cleaning of work environment. 
  • Participating in re-certification for forklift operation, as required. 
  • Other duties as required.



  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • First Aid, or WHMIS or Forklift Certification preferred.
  • Forklift experience is required.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Minimum 2 + years of warehouse, production or general labour related experience
  • Pass a background check
  • Pass a physical test 


Salary:  $22.73 per hour


Please note that, whilst not expected, the company may pay at a rate outside of the range for this role where appropriate. Actual compensation commensurate with the candidate’s experience, education, internal parity, role complexity, role level, and other relevant factors. The advertised salary range relates to British Columbia and is provided in accordance with the BC Pay Transparency Act. We recognize however that salaries are often driven by market forces in the local area where a candidate is based and accordingly the salary range may not apply outside of British Columbia.


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.  


Benefits & Perks


  • We offer a competitive salary, plus a full set of benefits, including:
  • Employee Assistance Program, Tuition Reimbursement, Employee Discounts and a career path.

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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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.