Warehouse Handler

Title:                          Warehouse Handler
Location:                   Vancouver
Department:              Distribution
Employment Type:   Full-Time (40 hours/week)
Reporting To:            Warehouse Supervisor
Compensation:          $24/hour


Our mission

Feeding the Future. Skretting is an essential link in the feed-to-food chain, and we aim to contribute to meeting the rising food needs of a growing population in a sustainable manner. Headquartered in Vancouver, BC, Skretting is the leading manufacturer of quality feed for the aquaculture industry in North America with production facilities in British Columbia, New Brunswick and Utah. Skretting is a wholly owned subsidiary of Nutreco, which employs approximately 11,000 people in 35 countries across the world. For more details refer to http://www.nutreco.com

We have a new opening for an experienced Warehouse Handler in our Vancouver, BC location. This position is responsible for shipping and receiving quality materials safely, efficiently, accurately, on-time and in good condition.


What you bring

You are a proactive warehouse professional, who is experienced in all areas of shipping, receiving and order processing. You are proficient with computers systems, have strong organizational skills, maintain a high attention to detail and thrive in a fast-paced environment.


As a Warehouse Handler, you will be responsible for

  • Loading and unloading freight trucks and barges
  • Maintaining shelving stock
  • Filling inbound and outbound orders
  • Scheduling and controlling shipments to customers
  • Ensuring adequate and timely transportation of goods, while maintaining shipping accuracy
  • Operating forklift – regularly performing checks to reporting deficiencies
  • Ensure all skids are properly labelled
  • Rotate finished goods
  • Ensure that the warehouse is in neat and orderly condition


Your strengths

  • A minimum of 3 years’ forklift experience in a warehouse environment
  • Shipping/receiving experience
  • Able to work well independently
  • A keen attention to detail
  • Proficient with computers/ERP
  • Certified on a SDCB forklift
  • Safety conscious and promote safety awareness
  • A high school diploma
  • Strong mathematical skills


As a member of the Skretting team, you can expect

  • A diverse and inclusive culture
  • Competitive compensation, including bonus
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Internal advancement opportunities
  • Annual employee events
  • An organization that supports the local community


If you would like to join a progressive international company in a rapidly growing industry, please forward your cover letter and resume to careers.skna@skretting.com.