Boshart Industries. Published on August 21, 2019 (about 1 month ago)
Milverton, ON
Job Type
Wholesale & Distribution



Boshart Industries is a family owned business whose success has been based upon Customer Service, Quality Products, and Integrity.


Boshart Industries is looking to fill the position of Shipper. The ideal candidate will be responsible for properly packaging and shipping completed orders to customers by preparing and arranging shipments for transport.

Primary Responsibilities:

·         Maintain shipment documentation to ensure accuracy

·         Verify that all customer orders get shipped with the appropriate packing slips secured in clear view on the pallet.

·         Respond to product cancellations on orders by ensuring the carton content labels and the packing slip are updated to illustrate the change

·         Effectively utilize the forklift to weigh, wrap and maneuver product and skids to the shipping dock

·         Efficiently wrap pallets using the pallet wrapper ensuring the skid does not measure bigger than 40x48

·         Calculating freight costs using cubic measurements of skids and pallets

·         Consolidate orders when applicable according to the standards set out by Boshart Industries

·         Palletizing shipments for cost effective practices

·         Ensure all packages being shipped are packed properly for safe and secure transport

·         Maintain the daily shipping log indicating specific details of shipments

·         Identify hazardous materials on Bill of Lading

·         Verification of consignee’s entering the warehouse for shipments

·         Properly load freight according to Company standards

·         Maintain all bill of ladings ensuring accuracy and completeness

·         Effectively determine between freight companies and make knowledgeable decisions regarding the best freight fit for orders

·         Help order pickers decide whether order is best shipped courier or as an LTL shipment

·         Make sure the correct freight charge is entered on the handheld including the fuel surcharge and any accessorial charges that may apply

·         Ensure all freight and truckloads are accurate.

·         Responsible for ensuring all accurate shipping information is included such as time of shipping, fuel surcharges and any other applicable charges for packages oversized or that are not in a carton

·         Effectively handle product cancellations by ensuring that the carton content label is changed along with the packing slip

·         Provide freight rates and estimates as required

·         Make sure shipments are cubed properly for costing purposes


Available shifts:

Days: Monday to Friday 8:00am – 4:30 pm

If interested, please e-mail resume to by 5:00pm on Friday September 6th, 2019.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Boshart Industries is committed to maintaining a diverse workforce, any applicants with a disability who require accommodation can contact Boshart directly.

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