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E-mail: resumes@scholastic.ca

Resumes are kept on file for a period of three months.

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Thank you for your interest in Scholastic Canada.

Current Opportunities

Warehouse Fulfillment Clerk (Aurora, ON) | Warehouse Material Handler (Calgary, AB) | Warehouse Labourer Positions (Afternoon Shift Available) (Markham, ON) | Warehouse Labourer Positions (Afternoon Shift Available) (Markham, ON) | Inside Telephone Sales Consultant (Markham, ON) |

Warehouse Fulfillment Clerk

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An opening exists at the Aurora Book Fair Branch for the General Labour entry-level position of Warehouse Fulfillment Clerk reporting to the Distribution Manager.

This is a Casual position working Monday-Friday – 7:45am to 3:30pm – approximately mid-August to end of June of each year.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • We require energetic individual who will be responsible for picking orders in the warehouse for shipping; unloading and shelving stock in the warehouse
  • Pricing product as well as some housekeeping duties in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Moderate to heavy lifting is required up to 40 lbs.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • The ideal candidate has a high school education; six months previous work experience and excellent verbal and written English communication skills.
  • Attention to detail; a positive attitude and the ability to be a team player are also requirements of this position.
  • This is a casual position that requires CSA approved (green label) safety shoes.
  • The successful candidate must have previous reach truck experience.

Interested applicants are to forward a copy of their resume by October 20, 2017 to:

Scholastic Book Fairs
145 Industrial Parkway South, Unit 6, Aurora, ON L4G 3V5
E-mail:  auroaresumes@scholastic.ca, Fax:  (905) 841-1599, www.scholastic.ca


Warehouse Material Handler

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An opening exists at the Calgary Book Fairs Branch for the position of Material Handler, reporting to the Distribution Manager.

This is a full time position working Monday-Friday approximately mid-August to end of June of each year.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform product movements to bulk/pick locations, ensuring paperwork is completed and handed in for timely system updates.
  • The Material Handler is responsible for supporting warehouse fulfillment, ensuring timely handling of inbound/outbound freight, as well as daily stock replenishment.
  • The Material Handler is responsible for coordinating and consolidating skids for bulk storage/shipping, performing housekeeping duties and supporting the warehouse fulfillment and packaging.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Reach Truck experience required (recent certification preferred)
  • The ideal candidate has a high school education; 1-3 years’ previous warehouse experience and excellent verbal and written English communication skills.
  • Attention to detail; a positive attitude and the ability to be a team player are also requirements of this position.
  • This is a position that requires CSA approved (green-label) safety shoes.
  • Some heavy lifting (up to 40 lbs.) is required

Interested applicants are asked to forward a copy of their resume by October 20, 2017 to:

Human Resources Division
E-mail: calgaryresumes@scholastic.ca 
Fax: 905-887-3639


Warehouse Labourer Positions (Afternoon Shift Available)

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Openings exist in our Operations Division for Warehouse Material Handlers reporting to the Material Handling Supervisor.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Picking and putting away functions associated with inventory move requests (IMR)
  • Replenishing stock in Book Club slots as required
  • Set up and tear down of Book Club offers
  • Returns put away functions.
  • Picking of TR/ED Packaging labels.
  • Ongoing warehouse maintenance including bulk-to-bulk moves and re-stacking pallets as required.
  • Compliance with all safety regulations.
  • Perform housekeeping duties, such as removing loose plastic and debris from floors and maintaining a clean work environment.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Applicants must have a high school diploma along with 1 year of related work experience.
  • Excellent verbal and written English communication and interpersonal skills in addition to well-developed organizational and problem solving are required.
  • Attention to detail and the ability to be a team player are essential for this position.
  • Previous experience with AS400 would be an asset.
  • This is a casual position that requires CSA approved (green-label) safety shoes.


If you are interested in this position, please forward a copy of your resume by October 20, 2017 to:

Human Resources Division
Fax: 905-887-3639
E-mail: resumes@scholastic.ca


Warehouse Labourer Positions (Afternoon Shift Available)

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Openings exist in the Operations Division for the position of Warehouse Line Support, reporting to the Supervisor Line Support.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensure the necessary quantities of specific books are made available for production lines, sometimes using heavy machinery.
  • Ensure production lines are always stocked in order to maximize production.
  • Operate and effectively use RF scanners for warehouse line operations.
  • Stock books on production lines for pickers.
  • Operation R-20, 537, and Order Pickers.
  • Operate minor queries on AS/400 terminal such as stock availability or location.
  • Some heavy lifting (up to 40 lbs.) is also required.
  • Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Applicants must have a high school diploma along with 1 year of related work experience.
  • Excellent verbal and written English communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Organizational and problem solving skills are required.
  • Attention to detail and the ability to be a team player are essential for this position.
  • A current forklift operator’s license (Reach, Order Picker, Swing Reach) would be an asset.
  • Previous experience with AS400 would be an asset.
  • This is a casual position that requires CSA approved (green-label) safety shoes.

Interested applicants are to forward a copy of their resume by October 20 , 2017.

Human Resources Division
E-mail: resumes@scholastic.ca
Fax: 905-887-3639


Inside Telephone Sales Consultant

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We are looking for an Inside Sales Consultant! This position is available at our head office location in Markham within our Book Fairs division.  Working in a call centre environment with availability to adjust working hours to accommodate flexible business demands is required between 7:30 a.m. and 7:00 pm.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Books and confirms all fairs, within a set timeframe, as per individual budgeted sales and revenue targets.
  • Prospecting and retention is a primary focus.
  • Utilizing Salesforce, update and maintain all customer account and contact information.
  • Collaborates with Sales Supervisor to determine prime schools to be contacted for fairs to build fair count and maximize revenue.
  • Responds promptly to customer requirements during course of the fair, including product and procedural information, pick-ups, and general information.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 1-3 years of telephone sales experience working in a call centre environment, as well as a college or university degree is required.
  • The successful applicant must have an outgoing personality and the ability to work well with others on a team.
  • Candidates require excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as strong interpersonal skills, organizational skills and a professional outlook.
  • The ability to multitask in a fast paced work environment is required.
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office and working knowledge of Salesforce is required.   

We offer:

  • Health and Dental Benefits after probationary period.
  • Employee discounts on scholastic merchandise in employee store!
  • Extensive training

Interested applicants are to forward a copy of their resume with their salary expectations by October 20, 2017 to:

Human Resources Division
Fax: 905-887-3639
E-mail: resumes@scholastic.ca