Warehouse Assistant

Reporting to the Warehouse Supervisor, the Warehouse Assistant will be responsible for unloading, storing, packing, shipping, and receiving materials for utility scale electrical construction projects.


  • Receive material pick lists and order confirmations
  • Pick material from inventory, compile with received orders and stage for delivery to construction worksites
  • Safely loading of trucks and coordination of delivery to worksites
  • Verification of items loaded and report discrepancies or damaged material to the Warehouse Supervisor
  • Routine checks and operation of typical warehouse equipment such as forklifts and pallet jacks
  • Driving and occasional pick-up of material from local suppliers
  • Unload trucks, pack/unpacking deliveries, count, sort, organize and store inventory in the proper location
  • Receive excess material, count, re-stock and process return in inventory software
  • Maintenance and updating of inventory records, such as quantity and location, in inventory software
  • Daily house keeping and other duties as directed by the Warehouse Supervisor


  • Min. High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s license (Non GDL)
  • Attention to detail and ability to interpret electrical part descriptions
  • Good interpersonal skills with the ability to work in a team as well as independently
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Computer literate and familiarity with inventory software
  • Physically able to stand, sit, move, squat, walk, climb and to lift up to 50lbs
  • A reliable service-driven team member with a strong sense for safety

A few qualifications that would help you succeed:

  • Forklift Driving License
  • Experience in electric utilities, purchasing, warehousing, inventory control and/or and/or warehousing
  • Familiarity with inventory software, Excel and Microsoft Outlook.
  • Knowledge of technology and machinery used for transporting or storing materials.

Primary offers a highly competitive compensation package including, competitive salaries, bonuses, Health & Dental benefits, Health Care Spending Account, Company Matching RRSP, and several career and professional development opportunities.