Journeyman Parts Person (Full Time)


DP World


A career at DP World Prince Rupert offers choice, flexibility, inspiration, teamwork, and exciting challenges.
Our people are at the heart of our company.
They come from all over the world – South Africa, Estonia, Australia, Philippines, USA, England, across Canada, and of course, Vancouver – and they all share a passion for excellence and a commitment to safety.
Fast-paced, challenging, and exciting, DP World career opportunities are as varied and dynamic as our team, from operations, safety, finance, marketing, to engineering, IT, and customer service, just to name a few.
Plus, we’ve got many options to move upward, between departments, and globally.
DP World is a leading enabler of global trade and an integral part of the supply chain.
At DP World (Canada) Inc. we are Canada’s premier container terminal operator and stevedore with operations in Vancouver, Vancouver Island, Prince Rupert and Saint John.
What We Offer
Joining DP World Prince Rupert means joining a people-oriented company.
You will be amongst great colleagues, enjoying a relaxed environment that values your contributions.
We pride ourselves on our openness, approachability, excellence in safety and customer service and our commitment to growth and innovation.
The terms and conditions of employment for this unionized role can be found in the relevant Collective Agreement.
The Opportunity
As our Journeyman Parts Person you are responsible for:
Receiving, labelling and putting away parts and supplies.
Maintaining inventory controls, record and reports.
Assisting in identifying parts/supplies for procurement.
Communicating effectively with management and foremen regarding the inventory or parts and supplies.
Maintaining order and housekeeping within the parts room and storage areas. Notifying management/foreman of arrival of high priority parts or supplies.
Ensuring supplies received from vendors that require an MDS are on file with DP World Prince Rupert Parts Department MDS.
Maintaining compliance checklists related to the parts room, storage areas and inventory.
Assisting maintenance personnel in locating and distinguishing proper parts and supplies as required with the use of parts catalogues and documentation. Packaging and otherwise preparing parts and waste materials for shipment from the terminal with appropriate documentation.
Assisting in unloading and loading of Parts Department supplies from couriers and freight companies with appropriate equipment.
Working with Vendors to obtain quotes for materials.
What you bring to the role:
A valid Journeyman Parts Person Red Seal Certificate or equivalent.
Strong computer skills and demonstrated ability to learn computers applications used in inventory control.
Ability to work independently and effectively with little supervision.
Strong communication, time management and planning skills.
Comfortability working on ladders and ladders stairs, and in an environment where dirt, dust, grease, grime, etc. are present.
Ability to work in an outside environment, and lift and carry items up to fifty (50) pounds.
Ability to be successfully certified/trained in the following: WHMIS, Transportation of Dangerous Good, Forklift, Maximo, Labelling Software, Other as required

Closing Date

Oct 12, 2018

How to Apply

No phone calls or agencies please.
DP World Prince Rupert is an equal opportunity employer.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview, testing and pre-employment medical examination.
To be eligible for hire, you must be legally entitled to work in Canada and must successfully obtain Transport Canada Security Clearance.
If you are looking for a dynamic work environment, competitive employment conditions and an opportunity to test your abilities, we invite you to blend your talent with our know-how.

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