At EMCO Corporation, our widespread success comes from an uncompromising commitment to our people.  If you want to join an innovative, nationally recognized, and growing wholesale distribution company – then come explore a career with us!

We are currently hiring a full-time Material Handler at our Emco Plumbing and Heating location in Chilliwack, BC


A Typical Day at EMCO:

As a Material Handler, you will be responsible for picking, packing, and shipping customer orders as well as counting, verifying, receiving, and putting away incoming vendor material and customer returns. An attention to detail will ensure the highest level of customer satisfaction.


Additional duties will include:

  • Follow all Health and Safety rules and legislation while performing job functions
  • Load and unload trucks, operate forklift and other material handling equipment
  • Receiving duties include:
    • Upon unloading vendor shipments or customer returns, obtain the packing slip and verify material received. Note any discrepancies or damaged material
    • Print and verify the computer receiving documents and enter material received into the computer system
    • Identify special order material or damaged material and store in proper location
  • Picking, packing, and shipping duties include:
    • Pick material for customer orders, counting and comparing items to the shipping documentation
    • Complete documentation for any shipments being delivered via third party carrier or requiring Transportation of Dangerous Goods documentation
  • Maintain warehouse cleanliness and safety
  • Assist teammates in servicing customers at the counter
  • Assist sales teammates in completing any customer requests about product packaging
  • Perform other tasks as requested by the Profit Centre Manager


About Our Team:

Here at EMCO, we offer a fun, fast-paced and dynamic workplace. We work as a team, share core values, and support each other’s growth and development. As our teammate, you will have the opportunity to continually develop your skills through ongoing training, innovation and trying new things, and working alongside passionate colleagues with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We are a team of enthusiastic individuals who are dedicated to meeting and exceeding the needs of the customers we serve.


What We Are Looking for From You:

  • Grade 12 diploma or equivalent; College and/or University degree an asset
  • A minimum of 1 year of warehouse experience
  • Outstanding customer service and verbal communication skills
  • Able to develop comprehensive product knowledge
  • Ability to learn and safely operate a forklift and other material handling equipment
  • Possess a high level of attention to detail
  • Able to learn and operate the applicable software system used to process orders
  • Intermediate math skills


Preferred Skills:

  • Previous experience with or knowledge of products sold at the Profit Centre
  • Experience using M3, Word, Excel, and Outlook


We also offer all our teammates:

  • The opportunity to be paired with great mentors and receive on-the-job training
  • Growth potential with competitive salary, medical and dental benefits, and profit sharing
  • A career with a solid, stable company with strong core values
  • Participation in our Defined Contribution Pension Plan with employer contributions
  • Wellness, Employee and Family Assistance Programs
  • Work-life balance


Why Join Our Team?

EMCO Corporation is one of Canada’s largest integrated wholesale distributors of plumbing, HVAC, waterworks, and industrial products for the construction industry. We have endless opportunities for you to grow and develop in your career and a culture that prides itself in support


Next Steps:

Please submit your resume by email to:


EMCO is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a discrimination, harassment, and barrier free workplace where all employees can contribute to their fullest potential. EMCO is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in our workplaces. All employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, creed, place of origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, religion, family or parental status, or any other characteristic protected by the law. We welcome applications from all minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, neurodiversity, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

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