General Warehouse Worker in Winnipeg, Manitoba, CA at The North West Company

Date Posted: 11/30/2017

Job Snapshot

Job Description

In your role as General Warehouse Worker, Days, at The North West Company (NWC), you’re part of a team responsible for distributing products to our stores through order picking, ticketing, packing, as well as shipping and receiving. Our main distribution centre is the Winnipeg Logistics Service Centre (WLSC).

Joining NWC gives you the opportunity for growth and development throughout the company, a competitive salary and benefits package, and to be part of a dynamic and diverse culture.

The North West Company is a leading retailer to under-served rural communities and urban neighbourhood markets in the following regions: Northern Canada, Western Canada, rural Alaska, the South Pacific islands, and the Caribbean. Our stores offer a broad range of products and services with an emphasis on food. Our value offer is to be the best local shopping choice for everyday household and local lifestyle needs. Check out for more information.


Your Role:

  • Accurately scan store labels to Pallet Identification Labels (Tracking ID’s);
  • Pick and receive big ticket items such as; Skidoos, Boats and ATVs;
  • Ensure all GM cartons are properly scanned and processed through the RF hand-held unit;
  • Assembly of pallets for shipment, along with accurate carton count and proper identification of wrapped skid;
  • Operate Radio Frequency (RF) hand-held computers and follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) for the Strapping and Staging area;
  • Reserve allocation on complete pulldowns, put-aways and manuals;
  • Process merchandise for proper holding zone for shipping;
  • Report all scanning issues to the Strapping and Staging Team Lead;
  • Willing to cross train and work in other areas for departmental coverage and efficiency purposes; and,
  • Assist in maintaining a clean and safe work environment.

Job Requirements

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Experience in a food or general merchandise warehouse environment is an asset;
  • Ability to operate equipment i.e. forklift, order picker, walkie and reach truck;
  • Must be able to work quickly, accurately, and efficiently to meet production requirements;
  • Experience operating a RF hand-held computer efficiently and accurately;
  • Knowledge of warehouse management systems is considered an asset;
  • Ability to operate and pull a manual pump truck;
  • Must possess a strong attention to detail;
  • Strong ability to prioritize tasks;
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills, and;
  • Ability to work with a flexible schedule based on departmental needs.


Location:  Winnipeg Logistics Service Centre, 100 Murray Park Road

Shift:        Monday to Friday, 7:30 am – 4:00 pm

Status:     Regular Part Time


A competitive salary is being offered along with opportunities to learn, develop and advance throughout the organization. We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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