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Burnaby, BC
Full Time
11 days ago

Vanrx is seeking a Shipper to support our warehouse operations and the manufacturing of our advanced aseptic processing systems. The role of a Shipper is an exciting and diverse opportunity to help support our successful company’s rapid growth and be a contributing member of an experienced warehouse and manufacturing team.

This position requires routine interaction with manufacturing, quality, procurement and engineering teams. The successful candidate will have exceptional communication skills, and complete projects and objectives efficiently. They will work independently and as part of a team. Having excellent problem-solving skills is key for this position.

Vanrx Pharmasystems is a pioneering company making the most technologically advanced sterile filling solutions for the pharmaceutical industry. Vanrx aseptic filling machines use robotics, gloveless isolator and machine vision technologies to automate the packaging of injectable drugs into vials, syringes or cartridges. 

Vanrx was #1 on the 2018 Deloitte Fast 50 list of the fastest growing technology companies in Canada. The company’s continued growth makes this an exciting time to join our remarkable team.


  • Process, package and ship orders in an efficient and accurate manner.
  • Schedule transportation needs with various carriers/couriers.
  • Produce documentation for outbound shipments and track shipments in transit.
  • Perform inventory transactions using Vanrx enterprise resource planning (ERP) system.
  • Receive, handle materials and store incoming inventory items.
  • Arrange and organize inventory to ensure accuracy of inventory levels and safety of people and materials are sustained.
  • Maintain safety stock levels following Kanban systems
  • Perform parts picking activities as per the Vanrx ERP.
  • Verify inbound and outbound items against packing list and/or commercial invoice.
  • Conduct cycle counts as per schedule.
  • Ensure effective communication is conducted amongst departments pertaining to inventory and work orders.
  • Demonstrate a high attention to detail approach in performing work.
  • Demonstrate a strong ability to work both in teams and independently.
  • Ensuring day-to-day activities are performed in compliance to the safety program.
  • Ensure work areas are clean and organized.
  • Contribute and foster an environment which encourages, supports, and recognizes new ideas and initiatives.
  • Engage in continuous improvement initiatives, such as implementing new processes, equipment, etc.
  • Support other departments as needed and perform other duties as assigned.

Skills and Experience Required

  • Minimum 1 year of shipping , warehouse and receiving experience
  • Valid forklift operator certificate
  • Experience using ERP systems
  • Able to lift 35 pounds
  • A post-secondary degree, equivalent diploma, or experience in Operations Management or Materials Management

What do we offer you?

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive health, dental and life insurance benefits including MSP coverage 
  • Three weeks paid vacation from your start date 
  • Flexible work space with every employee having an Apple laptop, you are able to schedule video meetings and attend conferences via video link from remote locations
  • We focus on professional development and personal growth; we have a range of internal and external training opportunities available
  • Innovative and collaborative work environment with a thriving culture 

We are always looking for extraordinary and talented individuals to bring new vision, inventive methods and the confidence to progress at Vanrx. It's an exciting time to be a part of our growing team and we are constantly thriving by giving our employees the freedom to contribute to making the world a better place.

Please submit a tailored and personal cover letter along with your CV to Vanrx Pharamsystems to be considered for this extraordinary opportunity.

Please visit our careers page for more information

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