Shipping and Receiving
Waldan Gardens is a modern, automated, and fast paced work environment located in Wainfleet. We focused on teamwork and together serves the wholesale floral supply chain with indoor potted plants for distribution within Florist, Grocers, Garden Centers, and Super Centers.
We have an immediate opening for a Shipping and Receiving Team member within our all-star lineup. If you share these qualities of excellence, we would like to meet you!
Email: Lisa@waldan.ca to apply
Key Roles and Responsibilities
- Sorting, verify, reconcile, palletizing, and wrapping of orders.
- Loading and unloading of trucks.
- Work with drivers to determine load sequence.
- Establish priorities to accomplish tasks.
- Collecting, mixing, and boxing of orders.
- Assist in gathering materials.
- Warehouse organization and clean up.
- Operate equipment safely and efficiently.
- Perform other duties as assigned.
Core Skills/Abilities required:
- Forklift and/or electric pallet jack experience an asset.
- Strong interpersonal skills.
- Reading, comprehension, and interpretation of instructions.
- Optimistic and a strong team player.
- Problem solver with a high level of self-motivation.
- Clean work area upon completion of project to ideal state.
- Accountable for targets - Completion of orders to meet deadlines.
- Demonstrate an attention to detail and display initiative. This may entail evaluating your work priorities with those priorities around you, assisting where you are most needed.
- Comfortable with repetitive tasks.
- Physically capable of greenhouse activities – standing for the length of a day, walking, lifting (30+ Lbs), bending, and withstanding periods of high heat.
- This position requires a future based commitment to train others, sharing the knowledge and skills that have allowed you to become successful.
- Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday - 7:30am – 4:30pm
- Thursday 12:00 Noon – 8:00pm.
- Potential for Saturday and/ or extended working day, during holiday shipping seasons.
- Compensation based on level of experience and current skill sets.
- Remote work (from home) is not available.
Our mission statement defines how we interact and communicate as a team:
I have chosen to pursue excellence's and will be an example within the industry. Efficiency, automation, and productivity set us apart, and will allow us to grow the business. We have created an atmosphere built on open, honest communication and respect for one another. I have accepted the challenge.