Seasonal Distribution Associate - Lush Manufacturing and Distribution

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Job ID:

451734

Location:

Mississauga, ON 

Category:

Manufacturing/Production/Operations
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Postal Code:

L5N6J3

Employment Type:

Temporary

Posted:

09.13.2017
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Job Description:

To apply for this position, please visit our upcoming Career Fair on September 27 at The Living Arts Centre in Mississauga.  For more information and to register please visit www.TorontoJobs.ca/careerfairs.  

Availability: Seasonal contracts until on or before December 8th or December 31st, hourly, full-time with an ability to work mornings, afternoons, over night shifts and occasional weekends.

Shift times are generally:
Morning shift: 7am-3:30pm
Afternoon Shift: 3:30pm-midnight ($1.00/hr afternoon premium)
Overnight Shift: 11pm-7:30am ($2.00/hr overnight premium)

Lush North America supports more than 250 retail stores in Canada and the USA, a manufacturing and distribution centers in both Vancouver and Toronto. 

Lush is known worldwide for our unique bath and beauty products, amazing skin and hair care, personalized customer service, and environmental activism and a fun & funky store atmosphere. We are dedicated to the practices of fair trade sourcing and supporting sustainable communities as well as giving back to organizations that can make a difference through our Charity Pot Program.

We Offer:
  •  A fun and funky atmosphere where teamwork and individualism is encouraged
  • Competitive compensation package accompanied with a competitive performance bonus
  • Orientation, onboarding and training
  • 50% off our products at retail locations
  • $100 reimbursement (new employees) OR $50 (returning employees) for CSA steel toe safety boots after 30 days
  • An education in natural ingredients, ethical sourcing, charity pot, sustainability and green initiatives
  • A dynamic, fast paced, growing business where personal development is encouraged
  • Potential employment opportunities post contract
Your core RESPONSIBILITIES: (Manufacturing) 
  • Assist in producing high quality Lush products
  • Fill, pour and press product accurately
  • Pack product and correctly label packages
  • Keep up with production demands and productivity targets
  • Ability to be apart of a fluid and flexible production team
  • Encourage a positive and respectful workplace
  • Practice safe work and identify unsafe situations to the appropriate individuals
  • Adhere to room policies and best practices for quality, cleanliness and health and safety
  • Perform general housekeeping and equipment cleaning duties
  • Represent the ethics and culture of the LUSH brand
Your core RESPONSIBILITIES: (Distribution)
  • Practice safe work and identify unsafe situations to the appropriate individuals
  • Perform general physical activities in the warehouse, including but not limited to; loading, unloading, sorting and the moving of products and materials
  • Use handheld scanner to pick and pack orders accurately and efficiently
  • Verify, receive and put-away incoming inventory of materials
  • Pick in accordance with the FIFO method
  • Stock and replenish shelves, racks, cases, and bins in accordance with the FIFO method
  • Follow specific packing and shipping instructions
  • Use floor scale to weigh shipments and record information.
  • Load finished orders to their appropriate carrier and mode of transport
  • Confirm accuracy of information on all shipping labels
  • Adhere to departmental policies and best practices for quality, cleanliness and health and safety
  • Perform general housekeeping and equipment cleaning duties as required
  • Conduct daily inventory counts, product rotation checks, investigate and reconciliation inventory issues
  • Stock, store and transport materials in accordance with transport regulations
  • Represent the ethics and culture of the LUSH brand

Job Requirements:

You bring the following QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:

• Confident with basic mathematics
• Able to do physical work for 8 hour shifts, on your feet and lift 50 pounds
• Capable of physical activities such as standing for long durations, bending down, pulling and pushing
• Excellent problem solving, communication and organizational skills
• Maintain a positive attitude and engaged in your work
• Ability to plan, prioritize and organize multiple tasks
• Reliable, consistent attendance, punctual and dependable
• Fluent in English: reading, writing and speaking
• Flexible to work shift work, weekends and occasional overtime

Preferred:

• Inventory control, supply chain, distribution or warehouse experience
• Distribution experience in cosmetics, pharmaceuticals or food industries
• Experience with warehouse equipment (picking carts, handheld scanners, pump-trucks, etc.)
• Forklift, scissor lift, health & safety and first aid certificate
• Accustomed to working in a highly seasonal, high pressure environment


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To apply for this position, please visit our upcoming Career Fair on September 27 at The Living Arts Centre in Mississauga  For more information and to register please visit www.TorontoJobs.ca/careerfairs.  
 
Company Info
TorontoJobs.ca Career Fairs
Mississauga, ON, Canada

Phone: 905-812-5627
Web Site: www.TorontoJobs.ca/careerfairs

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