Warehouseperson (Bar Puller)

Application Deadline: January 21, 2022
Location: Winnipeg, MB

Listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange, Russel Metals is one of the largest metals distribution and processing companies in North America servicing customers primarily in Canada and the United States. The company conducts business in three metals distribution segments: metals service centers, energy products and steel distributors.

Job Summary:

Russel Metals Inc. is currently seeking an individual for the position of full time, permanent Warehouseperson (Bar Puller) at our Winnipeg North Branch.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Follow all safe work procedures. Comply with all Company Rules (Policies & Procedures)
  • Follow all Health & Safety rules (i.e.: PPE, etc.)
  • Correctly read all information supplied on the pick ticket to determine material, size, and quantity
  • Pick lighter product by hand, with the assistance of a second bar puller
  • Pick heavier product orders with the assistance of the crane operator and second bar puller
  • Check product material with gages for accuracy
  • Use bar coding technology for product identification and to check and complete orders
  • Assist the Bay Material Handler
  • Be a team player
  • Perform all tasks in a professional respectful manner
  • Any other tasks that may be assigned by management
  • Participate in all company directed training
  • Our work environment is safety sensitive and will require the successful applicant to undergo a pre-employment medical and drug evaluation.

Education and Skills Required:

  • Grade 12 or equivalent
  • May be required to work rotating shifts
  • Ability to read, write and understand English
  • This position requires a high level of physical effort
  • Ability to read tape measure and good knowledge of math and measurements
  • Self-motivated, results oriented

Qualified candidates are encouraged to email their resume to the Human Resources Department. 

Russel Metals offers a competitive compensation plan that includes a competitive base salary, attractive profit-sharing plan, comprehensive benefits program, group Pension Plan, and various incentive and recognition programs.

Russel Metals is committed to a safe and injury free work environment for all our employees, contractors, customers, vendors, and visitors.  Due to the safety sensitive environment of our locations, depending on the position applied for you may be required to participate in post offer pre-employment medical testing, including drug testing.

We are an organization that is committed to the principles of Employment Equity which includes maintaining a fair, equitable and diverse workforce.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

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