Warehouse Opportunities – Bolton

  • Canadian Tire Corporation
  • 8400 Healey Rd, Bolton, ON L7E 0Y3, Canada
  • Jan 09, 2019
Full time Retail

Job Description

Embracing and driving change is critical to our success. The complexity and rate at which the retail industry is transforming has increased exponentially in recent years and we are committed to being a leader in the industry. As such we are relentlessly focused on innovating at every level of our business, investing in new technologies and doubling down on the best talent to help us reach our goal of being the undisputed #1 retail brand in Canada. It is an especially exciting time to join the Canadian Tire Family of Companies.

As one of Canada’s largest retailers, we operate the largest supply chain network in the country. And it is our distribution centres in Bolton, Brampton, Calgary, Mississauga, and Vaughan that keep us moving from coast-to-coast. Click the video more about our Distribution Centres.  

What you’ll do

Working out of our warehouse in Bolton, you’ll work as a part of a team to help ensure that the high quality products from our vendors get to our stores, and ultimately our customers, in the most efficient and responsible way possible. Our warehouse employees are hired to support a multi-shift operation. This means being able to work 10 hours per day, 4 days per week, and including weekends.

Additional responsibilities we expect our warehouse employees to embrace in the role include:

  • Abiding by health and safety standards to ensure a safe working environment 
  • Participation in cross training of all distribution functions
  • Following assigned work schedule, and identifying/reporting variances to Crew Lead
  • Remaining flexible and adaptable to Distribution-wide work demands
  • Identifying and sharing continuous improvement and quality assurance opportunities
  • Verifying all merchandise to ensure that it coincides with the paperwork
  • Working in and updating warehouse management system
  • Engagement in duties/special projects
  • Participating in team-based decision making as required

Who you are

We are looking for individuals who are:

  • Proud of and take ownership in their work 
  • Service and solutions oriented 
  • Focused on productivity, quality and process improvement 
  • Passionate about making a difference for our customers and their fellow team members

While some experience is preferred, if you have a willingness to learn and a demonstrated passion for customer service and teamwork, then this is definitely the place to be. 

What you’ve done

Warehouse employees must be 18 years of age, proficient with computers, successfully completed high school or equivalent (in Canada or abroad) and able to meet department standards for shift work and physical requirements:

  • Ability to work at heights of up to 50ft
  • Ability to lift 40 kgs (88 lbs)
  • Ability to push/pull up to 27kgs (60 lbs)
  • Ability to lift 25 kgs (57 lbs) floor to overhead
  • Ability to walk/stand for a 10 hour shift

As a condition of employment, this position is subject to the successful completion of the following pre-employment conditions:

  • Reference Checks
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Functional Abilities Testing
  • English Reading Aptitude Testing

Canadian Tire is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace for all. We recognize that our future success depends on the perspectives and contributions of all our employees -- their diverse backgrounds, abilities and experiences make our business stronger. If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise us of any accommodations needed to ensure fair and equitable access throughout the recruitment and selection process. All accommodation information provided will be treated as confidential and used only for the purpose of providing an accessible candidate experience.