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Student - Storekeeper I

Student - Storekeeper I

Competition Number 
Corporate Services & Long Term Care
Posting Category 
Financial Services
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CUPE Local 87
CA-ON-Thunder Bay
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More information about this job

As an equal opportunity employer, the City of Thunder Bay encourages applications from Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, members of visible minority groups and women.


Reasonable accommodations are available upon request for all parts of the recruitment process.


Application forms must reference the competition number and be submitted to Human Resources.


If you are offered a position as a summer student, you will be required to show proof of completing a full-time academic year (September to April) in 2017/2018 at a school, college, university or other educational institution. You may also be required to show proof of validity of your driver’s licence, professional licences, and/or education when such certification constitutes a job requirement or corporate program requirement.






Job Description

Position Summary:

Under the general supervision of the Supervisor – Stores, and the technical direction and guidance of the Storekeeper II, receives and issues material in accordance with established procedures, and transfers between Stores.


Major Responsibilities:

  1. Receives shipments and withdraws required material from stock ensuring required commodity, size and quantity; posts issues and items received to stock record account in accordance with established procedures.
  2. Maintains an inventory control system, ensuring that inventory is at approved levels.
  3. Reconciles computerized data with physical inventory.
  4. Processes orders and related paperwork for other divisions.
  5. Loads and unloads materials and supplies.
  6. Conducts general caretaking duties within all areas of the section.
  7. Operates forklift and van.
  8. Performs such other related duties as may be assigned.





  • Must be a secondary school graduate or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.


Skills & Abilities:

  • Must be able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Must be highly motivated and work well in a team environment.
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to deal with the public in a courteous and tactful manner.
  • Proficient in the use of computers and current related software.
  • Must have a valid Ontario driver’s license, Class G, or its equivalent