Shipper / Receiver / Fabricator

Burnaby, BC

Posting Closes: December 10, 2021

Shipper / Receiver / Fabricator

Coanda Research & Development Corporation is a rapidly growing Engineering research company specializing in solving the most complex industrial problems. To tackle such challenges, Coanda develops and leverages a range of advanced methodologies such as physical and computational (CFD) modelling, mathematical and statistical modelling and custom instrumentation.

A full-time, permanent opportunity exists in our Burnaby, BC facility for a Shipper / Receiver / Fabricator. The successful candidate will support our lab and project operations, in the shipping/receiving role, as well as assisting with fabrication activities in our workshop.

The position involves a range of tasks and responsibilities. The successful candidate will spend a portion of each day covering shipping and receiving responsibilities with the remainder of the day fulfilling a fabricator and warehouse support role. This position includes tasks such as:

• shipping/receiving, materials handling, freight coordination
• fabrication and assembly (carpentry and metalwork)
• warehouse organization
• inventory counts and stocking
• facility and equipment maintenance
• general clean-up and organization
• assisting with purchasing/procurement as needed
• performing other duties as assigned

Required skills and experience:

• shipping and receiving background
• a strong mechanical aptitude with experience in a workshop
• prior warehouse experience
• recent forklift, electric reach truck experience (min. 2 years)
• familiarity with MS Office and other similar applications
• a valid driver’s license and clean driving record
• good communication skills (spoken and written)

Educational experience in a Technical College or a Certified Industrial Warehousing Certificate would be an asset. The successful candidate must be prepared to work in a highly flexible environment as an integral part of our team and have eligibility to work in Canada. This is an on-site job at Coanda’s Burnaby facility.

Benefits available to our employees:

• RRSP matching
• Health spending account
• Dental, vision and extended health coverage
• Travel coverage
• Short- and long-term disability coverage
• Life Insurance and AD&D
• Flexible work hours
• Paid time off for sick days and medical reasons

Coanda is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and members of visible minorities.
We thank all those that apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.