Warehouse Assistant

Job Title: Warehouse Assistant
Location: Rocky View, AB
Reports to: Warehouse Supervisor
Job Posting#: 07-2023
Application Deadline: December 15, 2022

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.

If you are ready for a new challenge and want to make a difference in the industry, please send your resume in confidence to:

We thank all candidates for their application however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
**Please note, you must be legally able to work in Canada**

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Primary Engineering and Construction Corporation (Primary) is a growth-oriented industry leader providing professional electrical engineering and construction services and specializing in emerging marketplaces in Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario and Saskatchewan.

We offer design and design/build services for all types of electric utility distribution infrastructure to a wide variety of clients including electric utility companies, developers, builders, commercial and industrial businesses, oil companies, government, and private contractors. Our devotion to excellence has attracted some of the best young professional minds to our company.

GOOD PEOPLE committed to progress

Primary is committed to growing the careers of our people. We believe everyone should have the opportunity to determine their career path and fulfill their ambitions. Our people are genuine, honest, accountable and full of entrepreneurial spirit.

We work hard, see the big picture, are always ready and willing to adapt, and always strive to be better than we were yesterday. We take pride and ownership in everything we do, and most of all, we do it as a team.


The safety and well-being of our people, our clients, and our communities is our top priority in any work we do and is never comprised. Safety is one of the core values that every member of our team understands and lives by, and we ensure this through communication, education and participation. Our safety goal has always been zero incidents, and we work together through every project to achieve that goal.

Safety is ingrained in every project and each task our employees and contractors complete, whether in the office or onsite. Primary has developed effective workplace health and safety management programs designed to reduce and eliminate the number of work-related injuries, leading to a safety track record well above industry average. We are also diligent in selecting the companies we work with, choosing only those with a safety standard as high as our own.