Shipper and Receiver

Administration

Job Description

Shippers and receivers ship, receive and record the movement of parts, supplies, materials, equipment and stock to and from an establishment. They are employed in the public sector and by retail and wholesale establishments, manufacturing companies, and other commercial and industrial establishments.

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  • You want to live an oversized life in one of Canada’s beautiful forest communities
  • A sense of community is important to you
  • You like variety and learning new things
  • You want to make a difference working in a green job
  • You like people
  • You are goal-oriented
  • You are confident
  • You like networking
  • You are a good communicator

Communities

Check out these forest communities where Administration jobs are available.

HIGH LEVEL, ALBERTA
ROCKY MOUNTAIN HOUSE, ALBERTA
FORT ST-JAMES, BRITISH COLUMBIA

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Education And Training

Completion of secondary school is usually required. Experience in a related clerical occupation or as a warehouse worker may be required. A forklift certificate may be required. A driver’s licence may be required.

Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology
Cégep de Saint-Hyacinthe
Thompson Rivers University

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NOTE

The requirements listed are generally required qualifications for this Career Type. The qualifications may vary based on the employer and/or the geographic location of that job.

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