Warehouse / Yard Worker - Benson Oil

Benson Oil
Posted 20 days ago
Full Time

Job Description

B.A. Benson & Son Ltd. (Benson Oil ) is an independent diesel, gas and lubricant distribution company based in Trail, BC that provides fuels and lubricants required by residential, commercial, and industrial customers from locations throughout the Kootenay’s. As an independent family-owned business, Benson Oil offers an exciting and positive workplace with excellent benefits and career advancement for their employees.


· Receive, unload, and place incoming inventory items appropriately in warehouse · Optimize warehouse space, and organize stocks to ensure proper stock rotation following “First In First Out” method · Maintain high standard of inventory controls and perform audits on a monthly basis · Examine ingoing and outgoing product shipments for defects and damages, and report any discrepancies to management · Prepare and check receiving and shipping documents for accuracy, and reconcile daily product coverages and shortages · Prepare and accurately complete orders for delivery or pickup according to schedule (load, pack, wrap, label, ship) · Perform daily tank readings and maintain fuel accounting records such as daily inventories and distributions (i.e. dip the tanks daily, read meters, and enter data into online portal · Contribute ideas on ways to improve or optimize warehousing procedures · Move pallets of stock using a forklift, neatly dispose of pallets, cardboard, etc., and perform other general housekeeping duties · Conduct daily walk around inspections of the terminal grounds and cardlock sites and perform preventive and regular terminal maintenance duties to maintain a clean and safe work environment · Ensure good housekeeping standards are maintained at all times · Empty garbage and separate recycle items · Keep window washer buckets clean and topped up with a mix of water and window washer antifreeze and cleaning agent depending on the time of year · Ensure all equipment (i.e. filters, tanks, exchangers, etc.) is kept clean · Other duties as required by management.


· High School Diploma or equivalent GED · Previous warehouse experience would be an asset · Ability to operate forklift, hand truck, pallet jack and other warehouse equipment · Ability to lift or manually move heavy products up to 50 pounds · Proficiency in various software, databases, and computer system would be an asset · Strong mathematical and computer skills · Good organizational and time management skills · Clear and effective oral and written communication skills to communicate with customers and co-workers effectively and tactfully · Strong interpersonal skills to support team effort and needs of Benson Oil · Must be legally authorized to work in Canada


· Familiar with modern warehousing practices and methods · Possess positive, customer-oriented service attitude · Ability to work independently and in a team environment. · Ability to work with a wide variety of people with different personalities and backgrounds · Detail oriented with a high degree of accuracy · Demonstrated strong work ethic · Be punctual with the ability to work additional hours if required · Ability to work outside in all weather conditions · Possess a valid driver’s license with clean abstract and their own transportation to/from work



• Casual dress • Dental care • Disability insurance • Extended health care • Life insurance • RRSP match • Vision care


• 8 hour shift • Monday to Friday • Overtime pay

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