Brantford, CA

Location Details: 

Title:  Shipper Reciever

JOB POSTING:  Shipper/Receiver



Job Type:

Brantford, Ontario  Canada





Kemira is a global chemicals company that provides expertise and tailored combinations of chemicals to improve our customers’ water, energy and raw material efficiency. We help customers create more value by applying our expertise where water meets chemistry.  Kemira aims to promote sustainable economic, environmental and social development in all of our activities.


Kemira’s Industry & Water segment supports municipalities and water intensive industries in the efficient and sustainable utilization of resources. In water treatment, we help in optimizing every stage of the water cycle. In oil and gas applications, our chemistries enable improved yield from existing reserves and reduced water and energy use.  In North America, we have Logistics operations and manufacturing sites across Canada and the United States.

We have an opening for a Shipper/Reciever who will be responsible for shipping and receiving bulk and packaged materirals used in water treatment chemical manufacturing.  This is a unionized environment within a 7-24 capable plant.  Currently straight 8 hr shifts, with occasional OT.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Follow all established procedures, safety rules and regulations
  • Load liquid bulk chemical tankers
  • Fill and load drums and totes
  • Operate lift truck for loading trucks and various plant tasks
  • Receive raw materials (bulk and packaged) and other plant items
  • Use SAP/ERP software for required shipping paperwork
  • Complete routine inspections and minor repairs as required
  • Reactor entry for production and maintenance purposes
  • Assist maintenance and production as required
  • Housekeeping duties as required



Desired skills and experience:

  • Minimum 1 year + in a shipping/receiving role.
  • Bulk loading background an asset.
  • Lift truck operating experience.
  • TDG and chemical experience an asset.
  • Safety-conscious individual for self and others with knowledge of Ontario Occupational Health and Safety Act and regulations.
  • Computer literate (SAP/ERP and Microsoft Software).
  • Familiar with mechanical/pneumatic/hydraulic systems, pumps and PLC's.
  • Mobile crane operating an asset.
  • Good problem solving, communication (oral and written), and organization skills.
  • Able to work alone and as a team player.
  • Able to climb stairs, enter reactors, carry hoses, etc.
  • Meet all qualifiers for Respiratory Fit testing
  • Able to repetitively & safely lift a minimum of 25 kg (55 lbs). 


Find the right mix of experiences and opportunities at Kemira

Please apply with CV, cover letter on kemira.com/careers, Internally via MyKem