Sysco Canada Inc.

Canadian Head Office - Toronto, Ontario, Ontario
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Outbound Selector

Halifax, Nova Scotia
Work While Studying, Entry Level

Company Overview

Sysco is the global leader in selling, marketing and distributing food products, equipment and supplies to restaurants, healthcare and educational facilities, lodging establishments and other customers who prepare meals away from home. We have a forty-year history of consistent success and now serve over 400,000 customers, delivering approximately 1.3 billion cases yearly. (NYSE: SYY)

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Responsible for operating an electric pallet jack, selecting the correct products from warehouse racking, scanning and labeling product using SOS label technology, palletizing product as it is selected to build customer orders, and delivering product to the dock in a safe and efficient manner.

Role Responsibilities:

• Hand select orders within various warehouse environments of fluctuating temperatures (Dry, Cooler, and Freezer).
• Operate assigned Sysco Order Selection (SOS) unit to scan and create labels; correctly place labels on product.
• Stack product on pallets in accordance with proper selecting procedures.
• Frequently lift product that weighs 1-55 pounds; frequently reach and constantly bend and twist while operating a pallet jack and/or forklift, retrieving items from lower shelf areas.
• Operate an electric pallet jack or forklift to transport product.
• Stage pallets for loading on proper dock locations and shrink-wrap product on loading dock.

Qualifications/Skills/Job Requirements:

• Must be 18+ years of age.
• Able to read, write and communicate effectively in English.
• Must pass pre-employment testing (Criminal Record Check, References and Physical Abilities Test).
• High school diploma or equivalent.
• 3 months warehouse experience.
• 3 months experience operating an electric pallet jack or forklift.
• Previous experience at Sysco or in foodservice industry.

Core Qualities for all Associates: Sysco’s Leadership Framework Basics

Internal candidates apply via the Career Centre on your HR Portal / ADP Workforce Now.
External candidates submit cover letter & resume via a New Window. 

Sysco’s Mission is to market and deliver great products to our customers with exceptional service. 
Sysco’s Vision is to be our customers’ most valued and trusted business partner. 
We offer our associates the opportunity to grow personally and professionally, to contribute to the success of a dynamic organization, and to serve others in a manner that exceeds expectations.

Sysco is committed to Employment Equity. Accommodations during the recruitment process are available upon request for candidates with disabilities.

Here's a sample of the many benefits Sysco associates enjoy:

  • Comprehensive Flexible Benefits including Health and Dental, Health Care Spending and Wellness Accounts
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Company Pension Plan
  • Group RRSP
  • Employee and Family Assistance
  • Stock Purchase Plan
  • Unlimited on-line learning through Sysco Interactive University
  • Sysco product discounts
  • Preferred vendor discounts (Apple, GM, Ford, Chrysler, Volvo, etc.)
  • Free on-site parking
  • Employee appreciation events 
  • (*benefits may vary based on location or bargaining unit)