Icon hamburger

Create Job Alert.

Enter your email below to save this search and receive job recommendations for similar positions.
Thank you. We'll send jobs matching these to
No Thanks
What job do you want?

Create Job Alert.

Get similar jobs sent to your email

Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply Now

You’re being taken to an external site to apply.

Enter your email below to receive job recommendations for similar positions.
Inventory Assistant at Lakeside Performance Gas Services Ltd.

Inventory Assistant

Lakeside Performance Gas Services Ltd. Mississauga, Ontario Full-Time
$17.82/ hour
Apply Now

Create Job Alert.

Get similar jobs sent to your email

A Inventory Assistant is responsible for overseeing the inventory stock thereby keeping a close watch on the inflow and outflow of materials. This role is also responsible for maintaining the required level of efficiency or safety while handling the movement of goods and maintain record of all materials.

POSITION TITLE:  Inventory Assistant


EMPLOYMENT TERM:  Full Time Permanent

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS:  $17.82 hourly w/ benefits and vacation


The primary responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Review warehouse inventory using a combination of protocols including Warehouse Management System and physical counts. 
  • Process incoming shipments to the warehouse, including keeping the receiving area clear.
  • Daily input of data into Lakeside’s inventory data base; Great Plains (GP) Inventory Management System.
  • Check accuracy of data in WMS against the technicians’ records and investigate and resolve any discrepancies, informing technicians’ and management of findings
  • Using a variety of material-handling equipment such as forklift and pallet Jacks to perform physical counts and cycle counts as required by the Lakeside, including routine audits.
  • Compare received shipments to Lakeside invoices to identify pricing and identification markers on the stock.
  • Ensure organization and proper storage of warehouse stock at both main and satellite warehousing facilities.
  • Consult with administrators to complete purchase orders and advise on stock purchase.
  • Complete accurate and consistent data entry and inventory logs for all warehouse stocks. 
  • Provide feedback regarding operator error to warehouse management team for coaching purposes.
  • Collaborate to problem solve and recommend solutions.
  • Assist in the preparation of inventory and other reports for technicians’ and internal purposes.
  • Resolve technicians’ concerns and/or escalate as required.
  • Develop constructive and cooperative working relationships with those on your team, as well as cross-functionally.
  • Adopt a preventative approach to ensuring a safe and clean warehouse operation.
  • Delivery of new inventory and maintenance of inventory levels at satellite warehouse facilities.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • Equipment operation/maintenance
  • Organization
  • Written and verbal communications skills
  • Time management
  • Problem resolution
  • Detail oriented
  • Independent
  • Coordination
  • Documentation skills
  • Ability to drive a forklift – formal training will be provided
  • Dependability


  • 2-3 years Warehouse and/or Inventory Control experience.
  • Experience in inventory control and/or logistics is an asset.


  • Must have obtained an Ontario high school diploma or equivalent.

URL blocked - click to apply


  • Prolonged standing, walking, lifting, squatting and bending
  • Reach with hands and arms. 
  • Occasional lifting and/or moving up to 40 lbs. 

Additional Requirement:

  • Must have a valid drivers licence
  • Clean Driving Abstract must be provided
  • Criminal Background check
  • Position requires individual to drive to the different depots in Ottawa 50% of the time.

*NOTE – applicants must be prepared to participate in the interview process via phone and/or video conference.*

Recommended skills

Storage (Warehousing)
Warehouse Management System
Material Handling
Warehouse Inventory Management
Forklift Truck
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply Now

Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job: Report this job

Report this Job

Once a job has been reported, we will investigate it further. If you require a response, submit your question or concern to our Trust and Site Security Team


For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.

By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.