About the Job

Foreman- Canpar Etobicoke Terminal

Position Type: full time
Location: 205 NEW TORONTO ST.
Experience: 3+ Years
Education Level: College or university

POSITION: Foreman
REPORTS TO: Operations Supervisor
LOCATION: John Cyopeck Centre

POSITION SUMMARY:
The Foreman assists with day to day operations in area assigned to him/her at the terminal.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
· Responsible for timely and accurate distribution of inbound and/or outbound freight daily, in accordance with established standards and procedures
· Implements new procedures to improve operational effectiveness
· Ensures Productively standards are maintained
· Ensures set up is completed for next shift.
· Establishes/maintains a proactive safety program in compliance with legislative requirements and the collective agreement.
· Maintains a proactive security program to safeguard the company’s physical assets.
· Reroutes/guides operations as necessary to meet operation changes & emergencies.
· Completes accurate and timely reports for management as required (staff schedules, attendance records, recruitment/ payroll documentation, dangerous goods incidents, WCB reports, on hands, load quality, arrival/departure).
· Performs other assignments or miscellaneous duties as assigned/instructed
· Ensures sufficient staff resources, materials and supplies on hand at all times
· Daily measurement, monitoring and management of performance, costs, and capacity utilization.
· Manage the day to day operation of the JCC to meet operational changes and emergencies.
· Comply with Federal, Provincial, Transport of Dangerous Goods, etc. regulations and the Collective Agreement(s).
· Applying the appropriate leadership/management style to motivate staff.
· Timely delivery of reporting information to Management.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

· Knowledgeable of Canada Labour Code part 2
· Excellent interpersonal skills.
· Proven communication skills - written & oral.
· Demonstrated leadership, analysis & problem solving skills.
· PC skills (Word processing & spreadsheet).
· Working knowledge/interpretation of Collective Agreements.
· Demonstrated drive, initiative & flexibility to ensure task completion.
· Demonstrated time management & organization skills.
· Manage multiple activities/deadlines.
· Demonstrated leadership skills.
· Demonstrated ability to be assertive.
· Must take Transport of Dangerous Goods & WHMIS training courses.
· High school diploma.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· 3 years’ warehouse/ in courier industry.
· Knowledge & compliance with Dangerous Goods/WHMIS special handling procedures.
· College or University designation in an appropriate discipline.
· Prior working experience with quality/process improvement initiatives.

How to Apply
Candidates that have the combination of skills and abilities outlined above are invited to submit their resumes no later than October 1, 2018.

We appreciate your interest however only candidates selected for an interview will be notified. No telephone calls please.

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