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  Show In Motion Services Inc

  • Job Title

    Material Handler


    #101-324 Westminster Ave W Penticton, BC, Penticton, BC| British Columbia

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  • Type Of Job

    Full Time


    CAD $$20.00 to $21.00

    Min. Experience

    Will Train

    Min. Education

    No Degree, diploma or certificate

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Job Details

Company:Show In Motion Services Inc. 

Business Information:Show In Motion was founded in 1988. We began serving the needs of small to medium sized trade shows, consumer shows, convention exhibits and special events whose managers demand a higher level of service from their suppliers. We are now proud to serve the show service needs of almost 200 events annually.

Business Address:#101-324 Westminster Ave W Penticton, BC  V2A 1K2

Work Location: Work will be based inour warehouse in Surrey: 21-8528-123 St. Surrey, BC V3W 3V6. Also, the worker will be required to travel for tradeshows, events, etc. to different venues around the Lower Mainland Southwest Region of BC. 

Type of Employment: Full time–Permanent

Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

Job Description

Job duties: 

Load, unload and move products and materials by hand or with basic material handling equipment

Operate a variety of equipment to load, unload and move materials and products

Pick orders and stock

Weigh materials and goods

Make labels and attach to goods

Wrap goods

Pack and unpack goods

Sort, crate and stack goods

Install, lash and secure good

Store cargo and materials

Transport and distribute materials and goods

Organize and maintain inventory

Record all shipments and deliveries of exhibitor freight

Ensure expeditious turnaround of all show material

Operate computerized inventory control systems

Hazardous products handling and storage

Build pallets

Ship orders

Provide customer service

Assist with the installation of trade shows, conventions exhibits and all other special events that we service throughout the province

Operate industrial trucks, tractors, loaders and other equipment to transport materials to and from transportation vehicles and loading docks and to store and retrieve materials in warehouse.

Drive materials from Surrey warehouse to other venues

Assist exhibitors during move-in

Assist with the dismantling of trade shows, conventions exhibits and all other special events

Maintain warehouse and yard in a neat, orderly fashion


-Education: Some secondary school is required

-Experience: Experience is an asset. We will train. 

-Driver’s License – Class 5 minimum, Class 3 preferred with a clean abstract is required. We need the workers to drive materials from the Surrey warehouse to other job sites in the Lower Mainland Southwest Region of BC. 

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Repetitive tasks

Handling heavy loads

Physically demanding

Bending, crouching, kneeling

Additional Skills

-Must be a strong self-motivator who wants to work and is willing to learn a new industry

-Must have willingness to work in an industry that requires physical strength and determination

-Must be able to take instruction and act in a timely and efficient manner

-Must be able to work equally well either alone or in tandem with others

Salary:$20.00 to $21.00Hourly, 40-44 Hours per week

Benefits provided:

Meal allowance

Important information: 

-Variable schedule. In January, February, March, July, August and December normal hours are Monday – Friday from 8:30 – 4:30. In April, May, June, September, October and November the hours per week increase and there will be more weekend work. Flexibility in schedule is required. Overtime needed. 

-Worker will be required to work out of the region 4 to 5 times annually to serve locations where a hotel room will be required. Whistler, Vancouver Island, Victoria, Kelowna, Kamloops, Calgary and Banff. 

Apply by e-mail to: 

Apply by mail to:#101-324 Westminster Ave W Penticton, BC  V2A 1K2

Apply by fax:(604) 599-1438