Materials Technician 5x2 or 7x7 Fort McMurray

Materials Technician/Specialist

Your new company
SMS Equipment operates at the leading edge of innovation and offers advanced technologies that keep job sites running safely, efficiently, and productively - even in extreme conditions. As one of the largest Komatsu dealers in the world they believe their continued growth is a result of their highly skilled and engaged employees who deliver excellence in the workplace. They were proud to be recognised with the Associated Equipment Distributors Technician of the Year Award for Canada, 2019.

SMS Equipment serve the construction, forestry, mining & utilities sectors, and are committed to safety as their number one priority.

Due to growth they are seeking a Materials Technician to join their growing yet established team. As an advocate of lifetime career growth, you will receive training and opportunities for promotion within as you grow.

Your new role
Your team will become like family and you’ll be working alongside many people who have enjoyed multiyear employment with SMS.

Reporting to the Parts and Service Supervisor, the Materials Technician will be receive incoming goods, check goods against incoming bill of lading and note any shortages or damages. He or she would also be responsible for preparing freight for outgoing shipments, picking parts for orders and assembling orders, ensuring components are tagged correctly and documents distributed appropriately, consolidating orders for Winter Road Shipments. Assisting in the warehouse as needed with warehouse stocking and parts inventory control, parts and Service administration and other duties as required. This position supports internal and external customers and will be working on either a 5x2 or 7x7 rotation.

What you'll need to succeed
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and pay attention to detail. Possess above average computer, communication, problem solving, and critical thinking skills. Effective interpersonal skills, including tact and diplomacy with a variety of individuals and groups and ability to work in a team environment.

This position requires a high school diploma or equivalent. One or more years training/experience in an industrial environment or a related trade would be considered an asset. Previous Forklift/Zoom Boom experience is considered an asset.

Our successful candidate is intrinsically motivated and committed to making safe choices, when completing all tasks. Excellent customer service and communication skills are invaluable in a dealership environment.

What you'll get in return
SMS is proud to be an equal-opportunity employer, offering competitive wages, comprehensive benefits, learning opportunities, apprenticeship programs, company matched RRSP and more! Perks include discount programs, wellness program, social club and free parking.

You will benefit from personal growth and add to your skills through regular OEM training on industry leading equipment.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. #1097986


Job Type
Energy, Utilities & Mining
Fort McMurray
Competitive Salary

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Varchas Gupta, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Toronto (EN)
8 King Street East, 20th Floor

Telephone: 4168471477