Shipper/Receiver - Lead Hand

Job Locations CA-NB-St. George
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(6/10/2022 1:42 PM)
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(Day Shift)


True North Salmon, a division of Cooke Aquaculture Inc., a dynamic and growing east coast family company, with Platinum Member status in the Canada’s Best Managed Companies Program has opportunities for a highly motivated individual to join the Company’s Distribution/Shipping Team, in a leadership role, based out of our facility located in St. George, New Brunswick.


Cooke is a global seafood company with operations in North America, Europe, and South America. Our company’s success is driven by our dynamic, highly-skilled and innovative management team, supported by dedicated employees who live in coastal communities and contribute to the local area’s economy and sense of community.

The Role:

As part of the Shipping team, reporting to the Shipping Supervisor, this position plays an intermediate role between workers and supervisors and is responsible for helping the workers to meet goals.  The lead hand assists the supervisor by coordinating the team,  arranging for extra workers if required, evaluating the quality of work of team members, organizing crew tasks, and mentoring employees.

As a working lead hand you will work a continental day shift schedule of 6:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. You will be responsible for order picking, preparing orders for shipping, loading & unloading trucks, verifying load accuracy, verifying incoming goods against invoices, safe storage and handling of goods.


The ideal candidate will have experience in a shipping/receiving environment, a strong attention to detail, excellence communication skills and the ability to work well as part of a team in a high demanding, deadline driven environment.

Salary commensurate with experience which includes a competitive health and dental benefit package.


The Opportunity:
The role description is just one part of the story. This is an opportunity to grow, to work within the parameters of the role but to reach your fullest potential. We are a team that is driven to succeed. We count performance, we reward contribution, and we recognize talent. 


It is about being at the center of a global leader in seafood and knowing you are part of that growth. The ability to bring your passion for learning, desire for growth and energy for moving your career forward is what we offer.


The Why:
Why Cooke? Simple, because we are a company that rewards initiative, resourcefulness and work ethic. We will champion your growth and provide you with the platform to create your path, your career, and your future.


We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.


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