Lead Shipper/Receiver

  • Full Time
  • Canada

Precision Drilling


Lead Shipper/Receiver

Company: PD Canada LP

Location: Nisku, AB



Precision Drilling has an Onsite opening for a Lead Shipper/Receiver, eager for fresh challenges and development toward potential future career growth as our business continues to innovate and grow.


Working for Precision Drilling means being immersed in a supportive culture that recognizes you as a strategic player in Precision Drilling’s future. We are a large company with a family feel, where you will collaborate with leadership and your colleagues across the organization.


Combined with a competitive remuneration package, you will enjoy the advantages of:


  • Medical, dental, prescription drug, life insurance, Pension match, long-term disability coverage, and product discount programs.
  • An inclusive work environment where you can expect to enjoy a work-life balance that promotes personal health, well-being, and family life!
  • Personal development to grow your career with us based on your strengths and interests.


Reporting to the Purchasing Manager, the Lead Shipper/Receiver is directly responsible for overseeing and supervising operations and safety within the warehouse.



  • Oversee the handling, shipping, receiving and storage of supplies and equipment
  • Supervising a team of warehouse assistants with their various roles and duties
  • On-board and progressively train new warehouse employees
  • Assign daily job duties and workload to warehouse staff members
  • Notify freight companies of upcoming shipment requirements
  • Send dispatch orders to P&D driver
  • Assist warehouse members with picking/packing/checking and shipping of daily shipments
  • Conduct JSA and CTA meetings with warehouse staff
  • Assist in warehouse layout and space requirements to prevent loss or damage to achieve full warehouse optimization
  • Uphold and enforce all corporate policies and facility guidelines regarding security and safety to maintain a safe working environment
  • Assist with physical inventory counts
  • Assist with warehouse maintenance when required
  • Assist in locating missed shipments of items when required
  • Take part in the after-hour on-call rotation
  • Various other duties as required
  • Make decisions with little or no supervision in the best interest of Precision Drilling
  • Hold information in strict confidence
  • Maintain professional relationships with warehouse team members
  • Set and lead by example
  • Follow and uphold Precision Drilling policies and procedures


Knowledge & Skills

  • 3 years of progressive experience in a similar role
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills to communicate effectively with all levels within the organization
  • Strong material handling skills, including fork-lift operation
  • Able to work efficiently as part of a team, as well as independently
  • Ability to work with little or no supervision
  • Valid driver’s license



High School Diploma or equivalent is required

Post Secondary Certificate, Diploma or Degree in a related field is considered an asset



Exceptional oral and written communication skills

Strong material handling skills, including fork-lift operation

Strong leadership skills to mentor staff members 


To apply for this job please visit jobs.precisiondrilling.com.