Shipper / Receiver

Cambridge, ON

We are looking for a Shipper/Receiver to become an integral part of our growing team! We are a family-owned small manufacturer of ornamental iron fence products and are looking to build a team that will grow with us. Fast-paced environment with room for employee collaboration and leadership. We are looking to partner with people who want to grow and progress with us. 


Responsibilities Include:

  • Small manufacturing shop where you are part of a team and not just a worker on a shift
  • Read and interpret detailed work instructions, packing slips, work orders, etc.
  • Pick and fill orders as per work orders
  • Load trucks, and ensure the accuracy and quality of loads
  • Inspect and verify incoming materials
  • Unload incoming material/product and efficiently move to designated inventory or pickup areas
  • Clean QC’s, and check component parts for any defects
  • Organize floor and shelving space in warehouse used for inventory and storage of raw materials
  • Ensure forklifts and charging stations are maintained
  • Operate forklift and follow all safety requirements
  • Assist in the completion of inventory audits.
  • Maintain stock of shipping and packing materials
  • Monitor inventory of raw materials and consumables used in shop and report low status to manager
  • The workshop is a busy metal welding shop, with welding machines and metal fabrication machinery (dust, noise, machinery)
  • Wearing and using personal protective equipment is required when in the workshop


  • Experience in the shipping/receiving, warehousing or logistics industries
  • Forklift license
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment an asset
  • Experience in fence, construction, manufacturing, and/or other related fields an asset
  • Familiarity with steel, fence, construction industries an asset
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to communicate effectively



  • Opportunity for growth and leadership roles
  • Health Benefit Plan including health and dental coverage
  • Custom projects provide interest and variety to your day
  • Fast growing company in today's volatile market provides security and peace of mind
  • Family-run business provides a pleasant work environment
  • Regular weekday hours, no shift work


Salary Range:

  • $18.00-22.00/hour, based on experience


Southgate Fence Products

Southgate Fence Products


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