Spare Storesperson

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Time Sensitive

:                 Spare Storesperson 

REPORTS TO:           Stores Supervisor

DEPARTMENT:          Procurement

LOCATION:                Cochrane

REFERENCE:             800-65-21


Under the direction of the Supervisor of Stores, the Spare Storesperson will work to receive, document, organize, issue, pack and ship supplies and material used in operation of Ontario Northland.


  • Issues materials according to requisitions
  • Identifies, verifies and ensures the accuracy of shipments received according to purchase orders
  • Accurately records transactions, updates forms, records, reports and documents either manually or electronically on a computer
  • Ships and stores materials in appropriate location on shelves
  • Loads and unloads materials from or into railcars, trailers, and trucks
  • Operates forklift or other material handling equipment and perform daily inspection of vehicles and equipment
  • Conducts inventory counts
  • Janitorial duties
  • May be required to work outdoors in all weather



  • Grade 12 Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or General Educational Diploma (GED)
  • Experience in shipping and receiving
  • Ability to lift up to 75 lbs
  • Previous experience with a computerized purchasing inventory system an asset
  • Strong computer and keyboarding skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills (oral & written)
  • Demonstrated ability to work in both a team and safety-conscious environment
  • Previous janitorial experience an asset
  • Previous experience operating a forklift an asset
  • Committed to Company Health and Safety standards and practices


CLOSING DATE:  January 23, 2021 no later than 11:59 p.m. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Qualified individuals are invited to apply by submitting a current covering letter and resume (provided in one document), quoting reference number 800-65-21 to:


Ontario Northland is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodation is available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources.