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Warehouse Technician Job

DATE POSTED: Jul 22,2017

Soda Springs, ID

CATEGORY : Warehouse


JOB ID: 2017-5803

FULL JOB TITLE: Warehouse Technician

Warehouse Technician

If you live safety always and have a strong desire to build a better tomorrow then look to the company who helps feed the world.

Cultivating Excellence is Agrium’s culture of ownership and joint accountability. At its heart, Cultivating Excellence is about achieving s

uperior results with integrity together while connecting and collaborating across the entire organization.

While we have great people, it is not just about that; it’s the ability to lead your own engagement. It’s the opportunity to grow and develop your career in ways you never envisioned while teaming up with people with a passion to make a difference in the world.

Who You Will Work With

You will work daily beside teams of people who will care about your safety on the job and at home. Together, you will have a Commitment to Zero and follow our 3 Safety Principles: Do It safely or not at all, There is always time to do it safely, and Care for each other’s health, safety and security.

Your team will bring out the best in you by enabling you to achieve goals and reach your full potential. You will find innovative ways to deliver on our vision of feeding the world responsibly while working side by side in an inclusive culture.

Reporting to the site Material Management leader, this position is responsible for managing warehouse stock, inventory control, shipping and receiving duties in an industrial warehouse setting.

This role has accountability for Safety, compliance to Warehouse Management Best Practices, accuracy of inventory records, receiving and inspecting incoming goods, warehouse security and housekeeping.

This role requires close working relationships with internal customers including Maintenance, Operations, Engineering, and external suppliers.

Key Tasks:

  • Verify receipt of materials from suppliers. Confirm packing list material description, manufacturer, part number of item and quantities shipped by the Vendor match the information on the purchase order. Communicate any discrepancies found. Perform goods receipt in SAP on a timely basis and follow best practices.
  • Monitor reservations for goods issue. If applicable, pick the parts/quantity from picklist and “bag/tag” for pickup/delivery.
  • Operate forklift in a safe manner for material handling.
  • Operate manual material handling equipment.
  • Assist end users locating material and equipment stored in the warehouse.


  • High School Diploma.
  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Ensure safety programs are implemnted and followed.
  • Ability to work with internal customers and suppliers.
  • Abilitiy to use warehouse equipment (Forkilift, pallet jack, hand jack).
  • Good organization skills.
  • Ability to adapt to changing work pace.
  • Good communication and computer skills.
  • SAP experience (Preferred).

Why Agrium?

Winning together; our culture coupled with great people, who deliver results with integrity, is what sets Agrium apart from other career opportunities. We’re dedicated to winning together and that is what consistently makes Agrium an award winning company. We are listed as one of the best places to work both in Canada and the U.S.

Agrium is committed to building an inclusive workplace and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from all qualified women and men, including members of visible minorities, persons with disabilities and veterans.

We believe our diverse and inclusive workforce helps us communicate effectively and adds to our business success. Additionally, our Employee Resource Groups – the Women's Inclusion Network and the Young Professionals Network, create awareness and opportunity for constructive action and dialogue.

Those passionate about this challenging opportunity please apply in confidence directly at While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only applicants under consideration will be contacted.

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