Material Handler

PCPI is a career and workforce development organization that receives funding from the Government to support job seekers with job search resources and connection to employment opportunities. Through this initiative, PCPI is working with an employer who is seeking:


Name of Position:     Material Handler

Location of work:  Toronto

Job Description: Reporting to the Shipper/Receiver, the Material Handler is responsible for coordinating and managing the movement of materials in and out of the facility.

Compensation: TBD

Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible

Terms of Employment: Full time permanent position

(Company-sponsored group benefits including extended health, dental, AD&D and life insurance upon successful completion of three months service.  The employees do not pay any premiums for the coverage.)

Number of positions: 1

Employment Conditions: Indoors with rarely having medium noise levels

Description of employer A Canadian designer and manufacturer of quality products and creative retail solutions for world class brands, located in Toronto


Responsibilities: This includes the followings but not limited to:

• Supports Shipper/Receiver by fulfilling duties as requested
• Use forklift, hand trucks and other lifting devices as required to move incoming and outgoing materials
• Conduct safety checks on equipment and daily maintenance in compliance with safety standards
• Accept, count and properly place items for storage and access into assigned areas and racking, ensuring inbound and outbound shipments are accurate and free from damage
• Assemble and pack items for shipment in accordance with company safety and security procedures
• Ensure all incoming and outgoing shipments are labelled as required
• Receiving of materials in ERP system within specified time frame
• Ensures materials are stored and transported safely
• Carry or transport orders to delivery platforms
• Conduct physical inventory cycle counts as provided by Finance, report inventory variances
• Ensures department and surrounding area are safe and secure at all times, and maintains proper housekeeping
• Any other duties assigned by manager


JOB REQUIREMENTS – All applicants must meet the following without exception:

• Excellent attention to detail
• Self-starter with the ability to work independently
• Ability to read and count accurately, do simple math and write legibly
• Valid forklift operator’s certification
• Capable of standing and walking for extended periods of time
• Capable of lifting up to 50 pounds
• Ability to follow direction


How to Apply:

• Please email your resume to by January 31st, 2021.
• Only those shortlisted for interview will be contacted.
• Applications from agencies are not accepted.