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Warehouse Associate

Date: Nov 30, 2021

Location: Surrey, BC, CA, V3W 3B2

Company: Sonepar

With over 60 years of industry experience, Gescan has 26 branches located across Western Canada. Gescan is a proud member of the Sonepar Canada family, one of the largest B-to-B electrical distribution networks in the world. Sonepar Canada has over 1900 employees working out of 114 offices between the unique brands. At Gescan, we leverage our strong global resource base, our local expertise, and our family-oriented values to deliver the best service to our customers and suppliers.

Are you ready to start a challenging new career? Are you a team player, enthusiastic, and motivated to achieve great things? Start a career like no other at Gescan, one of the largest electrical distribution networks in the world. We are passionate about offering our employees challenges, responsibilities, coaching and learning opportunities to bring their careers to the next level.

Scope of position:

Responsible for providing general warehouse assistance in accordance with the position requirements and safety standards. This is a temporary, full time position. 


Key Responsibilities: 

  • 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. 
  • Order picking. 
  • Putting stock away in appropriate locations. 
  • Operating scanning gun. 
  • Stocking empty reels. 
  • Processing orders as they are received. 
  • Ensuring correct cable is cut to order requirements. 
  • Assisting with general cleaning of work environment. 
  • Participating in re-certification for forklift operation, as required. 
  • Other duties as required.


Required Qualifications: 

  • High School Diploma required. 
  • Up to 2 years related experience preferred. 
  • First Aid Certification preferred. 
  • WHMIS Certification preferred. 
  • Forklift Certification required.

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.

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

More information on Gescan:  

Website: www.Gescan.com  
Twitter: @gescanwest  
Facebook: Gescan Canada  
LinkedIn: Gescan  
YouTube: GescanTV