Agropur inc. >Summer Student - Warehouse Person in Victoria, British Columbia

Summer Student - Warehouse PersonRegion : Canada >British ColumbiaLocation : VictoriaActivity sector : Warehouse and distributionPosition number : 2018-AGR-051Status : StudentDuration : 5 monthsWork shift : RotatingAGROPURNATREL AND FRESH PRODUCTS DIVISIONFounded in 1938,Agropur Cooperativeis a North American dairy industry leader. With sales of $6 billion in 2016, the Cooperative is a source of pride for its 3,345 members and 8,000 employees. Agropur processes more than 5.9 billion litres of milk per year at its 39 plants across North America and boasts an impressive roster of brands and products including Natrel, Qu-bon, OKA, Farmers, Agropur Signature, Agropur Grand Cheddar, Island Farms, BiPro, and the Ultima Foods joint venture-s i-go and Olympic brands.

We are an equal opportunity employer and we will reasonably accommodate applicants with disabilities during the selection process.

Job Description

You will be working in a cooler/freezer environment and duties may include:

  • Preparing customer orders

  • Rotating and replenishing stock and taking inventory

  • Cleaning

  • Using mobile equipment including fork lift, pallet jack and reach jack.

You can expect to work 4, 9 hour shifts per week and must be willing and able to work all shifts at our 24/7 facility.

Base hourly rate of pay is 15.50 per hour.

Requirements

To apply youmust be enrolled infull time post-secondarystudies at a college or university for the first part of 2017 and returning to full time post-secondary studies in the fall.

  • High school graduate

  • Must be able to work a variety of shifts including weekends and nights

  • Able to follow standard operational procedures and work in a safe manner

  • Physically fit with the ability to lift up to 50 lbs and pull up to 250 lbs.

  • Ability to work both independently and in a team environment

    Previous work experience in warehouse / shipping is an asset