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Storeperson - Distribution Centre

  • Req ID: 78204
  • Department: Procurement
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Position Type: Union
  • Location: Calgary, Alberta
  • Country: Canada
  • % of Travel: 0-10%
  • # of Positions: 1
  • Compensation Rate: $27.38 - $30.42/hr
  • Job Available to: Internal & External
  • Deadline to apply: 06/05/2020



Canadian Pacific is a transcontinental railway in Canada and the United States with direct links to eight major ports, including Vancouver and Montreal, providing North American customers a competitive rail service with access to key markets in every corner of the globe. CP is growing with its customers, offering a suite of freight transportation services, logistics solutions and supply chain expertise. Visit to see the rail advantages of Canadian Pacific.



  • Receive, warehouse, issue or ship supplies and material utilized in the operation of the railroad;
  • Assist the Process Coordinator/Procurement/Operations Supervisor in coordinating day-to-day operations and special projects as required;
  • Perform accurate and timely information in SAP system electronically through the use of a computer terminal;
  • Act as liaison for the shop Management, Mechanical Procurement Staff, Store Person(s) ensuring that work assignments are completed in a safe and efficient manner;
  • Coordinate picking and shipping of all material to customer locations in accordance with shipping schedules.



  • Perform authorized functions necessary to receive and issue material, either manually or electronically on a computer terminal. This could include maintaining bin locations, entering stock counts, etc;
  • Identify and verify accuracy of shipments of material received from suppliers, shops and other stores;
  • Store material in the appropriate warehouse location either manually or with the use of appropriate material handling equipment;
  • Perform accurate counts of material received, issued, shipped or on hand;
  • Issue required material to appropriate users according to requisitions which may be received in either paper or electronic form;
  • Pack and prepare material for shipment. This includes completing all related forms such as labels, postal forms, waybills, shipping and custom documents, etc.
  • Load/Unload materials from or in to, trailers, and trucks, and installs strapping, bracing, or padding to prevent shifting or damage in transit, using appropriate equipment.
  • Reconcile stock count discrepancies and performs bin maintenance including the coordination of bin audits.
  • Coordinate all activity pertaining to material requirements for units/cars held, material allocation, and shipments.
  • Submit requests for third party trucking requirements;
  • Coordinate materials to be picked and loaded in accordance with shipping schedules;
  • Compile and send Bills of Lading by electronic mail to Customers for all outbound shipments.
  • Research and reconcile shipping and receiving discrepancies;
  • Coordinate inbound and outbound 3rd party sales material;
  • Operate forklift truck, electric hoist or other material handling equipment to assist in loading/unloading or moving materials and products as required;
  • May be required to drive highway motor vehicle to pick up and/or deliver material;
  • Perform daily inspection of vehicles he/she may operate in order to ensure they are in safe operating condition. Hazards are to be immediately reported to the appropriate Supervisor for corrective action.
  • Ensures Government WHMIS and TDG regulations are followed when receiving, issuing and shipping material;
  • By use of a computer terminal, enters all necessary transactions into SAP.
  • Accurately complete documents required for the Stores' functions, either manually or electronically;
  • Responsible for respective work area cleanliness and hazard free;
  • Ensures material is properly stored and secured at all times.




  • High School Diploma/GED Equivalent;
  • Successful completion of secondary education or equivalent work experience considered an asset;
  • Must possess thorough knowledge or experience of warehouse operations;
  • Proficiency with Microsoft applications (Outlook, Excel, Word etc.) and SAP Material Management module;
  • Basic knowledge of on-line computer terminal operations;
  • May be required to work outdoors in all weather and must come to work prepared with proper clothing;
  • Ability to perform work in a safe manner;
  • Must be able to lift up to 10 kg after having received instructions and training; and up to 45 kg after having received training and written instructions;
  • Select material required by users. May have to use material handling equipment;
  • Must wear personal protective equipment, as required, i.e. hard hat, safety glasses, safety boots, and gloves;
  • Must have valid driver’s license;
  • Must be available to work various or irregular shifts;
  • Organizational & Time Management skills with proven ability to prioritize and multi-task;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.




  • Flexible and competitive benefits package
  • Competitive company pension plan
  • Employee Share Purchase Plan
  • Performance Incentive Program  Annual Fitness Subsidy



As an employer with national presence, the possibility does exist that the location of your position may be changed based on organizational requirements.


Medical Requirement:

Operating safely is a core foundation of CP. Our commitment is to protect our people, customers, communities in which we operate the environment and our assets. We are also committed to a healthy and safe workplace. CP’s Alcohol and Drug Policy and Procedures (“Policy and Procedures”) support these commitments.   All new hires for a safety sensitive position will be required to complete a pre-employment medical that includes a physical, vision, hearing, alcohol and drug audit assessment.


Background Investigation:

The successful candidate will need to successfully complete the following clearances:      

  • Criminal history check
  • Reference check
  • Education verification
  • Driver’s License Verification


CP is an equal opportunity employer committed to the principles of employment equity and inclusion. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals. All applicant information will be managed in accordance with the federal Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act ("PIPEDA"). 





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