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Closing Date:
January 20, 2020
Full Time
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Receiver – Full Time Position

Soo Mill and Lumber Company Limited 

Do you pride yourself on your organization skills and your attention to detail? Would you like to be part of an exceptional team that takes pride in providing superior customer service? Would you like to work in positive environment, in which you can build a career with a forward thinking and growing company? Then this career opportunity is for you! We are currently hiring a Receiver to join our Yard team in Sault Ste Marie, Ontario. 

The selected candidate will be provided with an opportunity for individual growth and training to build their team effectiveness skills, product knowledge and material handling skills. Our employees are among the best compensated professionals in our industry, including a full benefits package, pension, employee discounts, and a competitive salary. 


  • Extensive knowledge of building materials 
  • Experience preparing loads for delivery 
  • Exceptional organizational skills 
  • Excellent trouble-shooting/problem-solving skills 
  • Highly motivated. Be a Self-Starter 
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including weekends 
  • Driver’s License, G Class 
  • Experienced forklift operator with valid license an asset 


  • Receives, checks, unloads, sorts and stocks incoming materials in proper location 
  • Ensures receiving warehouse is properly maintained to meet operational requirements 
  • Checks material against Bills of Lading, checking for damage or shortage and ensuring proper documentation is maintained 
  • Prepares and receives transfers 
  • Selects materials according to order and loads directly onto truck or place for shipment as required 
  • Operates truck to deliver or pick up materials when required 
  • Responsible for maintaining a clean and neat yard, performs general labour and clean-up duties as necessary. Practice and enforce safety policies as written 
  • Responsible for proper handling and storage of all materials and returns 
  • Prepares customer orders as per order/charge ticket 
  • Assists in staging and loading of material for deliveries and transfers 


 Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities 

  • Fast-paced environment; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; working outside in all weather conditions 

The selected candidate must be able to pass a criminal record check, as well as possess a clean-drivers abstract. 

If you would like to build your career with our company, please deliver a copy of your resume & cover letter to Stephanie Veilleux by January 20, 2020 at: Stephanie Veilleux Human Resources Officer Soo Mill & Lumber Co Ltd 539 Great Northern Road Sault Ste Marie, ON 

or email: sveilleux@soomill.com 

All applications are appreciated, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Employment is contingent upon a satisfactory response from a criminal record search. Soo Mill can provide disability related accommodations during the recruitment process. Please advise if you require accommodations when contacted for interview.