SEASTAR CHEMICALS ULC is a manufacturer of high purity reagents used in the global research and laboratory markets. We are recognized as global experts in the manufacture of ultra pure chemicals as well as leaders in the area of Trace Metal Analysis. Based in Sidney, BC, Seastar has been recognized as a top employer on the Saanich Peninsula. We are proud to offer a full suite of group benefits, including medical, dental and extended health coverage. To encourage our team to save for the future, we offer a matching RRSP program. In support of a healthy work-life balance, we promote an active lifestyle with our wellness program activities, fitness subsidy and opportunities to engage and have some fun with your colleague
Reporting to the Packaging & Warehouse Supervisor the incumbent is responsible for the physical aspects of shipping, receiving and warehousing at Seastar Chemicals Inc. The incumbent will also work within the Packaging Group preparing, filling, labelling and packaging Seastar products.
MAJOR JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (List in order of importance)
A. DEPARTMENTAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
international dangerous goods packaging requirements.
shortages and reject damaged goods.
the correct location.
QUALIFICATIONS (Education/Training, Experience and Certifications)
materials in a manufacturing environment
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES (Those necessary to perform the job competently)
ENVIRONMENTAL WORKING CONDITIONS & PHYSICAL EFFORT (Under Typical Positions)
While performing the duties of this job, the associate is exposed to an industrial warehouse environment. The associate works near moving mechanical machinery and noise level in the work environment is usually loud. The job requires working in heights, exposure to changes in temperature, driving equipment, and will be exposed to chemicals, dust, fumes, or gases.
The associate is required to stand and walk for the majority of the working day. The physical requirements of the job are for associates to talk, hear, bend/stoop, squat, crawl, climb height, reach above shoulder height, crouch, kneel, balance, and push/pull. Furthermore, the job requires associates to lift/carry/push or pull up to 75 pounds with or without assistance.
Associates use both hands for repetitive actions such as grasping and manipulating as well as both feet for repetitive movement operating foots controls. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.