Warehouse Assistant (6-month Contract)

TPL Lighting is seeking a Warehouse Assistant to join our team for a six month contract and assist our Warehouse Manager with the daily shipping & receiving duties and general labour. Hours would be Monday through Thursday, from 10am until 4pm.

Reporting to the Warehouse Manager, you will be an integral part of TPL’s customer service team, balancing shipping and receiving duties and assisting with the smooth flow of all warehouse activities.

Company Overview:

TPL is an established, family-owned commercial lighting agency based in the west end of Toronto, known throughout the industry for their professional and dynamic approach to the specification community. With over 50 manufacturers represented, our emphasis is on high-end and specification grade luminaires. Many of the manufacturers have been with us for 25 years, demonstrating TPL’s commitment to mutually rewarding relationships. TPL is dedicated to serving their clientele in a professional and reliable manner. TPL’s studio is a place for inspiration and imagination where many of the innovative fixtures we represent are installed and on display.

TPL is committed to fostering an inclusive and accessible environment. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity in which we live and serve, including those with disabilities. If you require accommodation at any stage during the hiring process, please inform us in advance to arrange reasonable and appropriate accommodation. Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.

Responsibilities:​

  • Receive, inspect and account for all incoming shipments, reporting any damages or missing items upon receipt of goods.
  • Prepare and ship out all outgoing shipments; coordinating delivery with client or contact at destination.
  • Assist in the organization and records of all inventory in the warehouse.
  • Work as a contributing team member, establishing good relations within the company, vendors & customers; with an emphasis on morale, teamwork, and a good attitude, to carry out the position in a professional manner.

Qualifications/Requirements:​

  • ​Experience in a warehouse or logistics role is an asset.
  • Resourceful, flexible, reliable and hardworking.
  • Proficient with using both PC and MAC computers.
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills, with the ability to multi-task and adapt to changing priorities.
  • Ability to self manage and work within deadlines, with a high level of emphasis placed on accuracy and attention to detail.

If you are interested in this role, please send a cover letter and resume to work@tpllighting.com.