AXYS Technologies Inc.

June 19, 2015

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Job Category: 
Job Specialization: 
Manufacturing and Production
Company Overview: 

AXYS Technologies Inc specialized in advanced technology products and services for over 40 years, is looking for a permanent full time Receiver.  AXYS manufactures environmental monitoring equipment with a focus on data acquisition and display systems for routine weather and sea state monitoring and process control.  We serve a global market with international experience in Europe, Asia, South America, Africa, New Zealand, Australia and The United States.

Job Summary: 

The Receiver will work as part of our supply chain team to assist with various tasks.   

The position is responsible for ensuring adequate inventory of materials and products in accord with our inventory and organizational philosophy.  Main tasks include receiving all incoming materials into the MRP system, performing incoming inspections, handling warehouse materials, and advising on continuous improvement. 

Axys Technologies offers a professional yet casual working environment.  If you strive for excellence and like to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, consider joining the AXYS team.


  • Examines incoming materials and processes to verify conformance to purchase order and drawing specifications. Labels and stores material as per company procedures.
  • Coordinates VMI components such as consumables and fasteners directly with specific vendors.
  • Verifies and keeps records on incoming shipments. Reports damages and discrepancies for accounting, reimbursement and record-keeping purposes.
  • Recommends adjustments to inventory levels in order to ensure that production can meet delivery schedules.
  • Receives and stores Work in Progress assemblies.
  • Operates lift-truck or uses pallet-jack to move material.  Some heavy lifting is involved.
  • Operate rooftop crane (training will be given)
  • Maintains Production and Stores area in a clean and organized manner.
  • Assists with drilling, cutting and other light mechanical hands-on duties.
  • Assists with schedule and release of Work Orders for manufacturing.
  • Supports kitting tasks, prepares and issues material for all released work orders.


  • Requires a high school diploma or equivalent with 2-4 years experience.
  • Experience in receiving and inventory control of electro-mechanical components is an asset.
  • Comfortable using windows based software, data entry and record keeping is essential.
  • Physically fit, clean driving record and quick learner skills are required.
  • Able to read and understand basic engineering drawings and use measuring devices for inspection purposes will be an asset.
  • Mechanical aptitude and hand tools experience is an asset.
  • Experience with MRP and knowledge of APICS best practices is an asset.
  • Knowledge of quality control and ISO practices is an asset.
  • Fork lift license would be an asset.

Additional Desired Requirements

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to maintain a high level of performance under stress.
  • Works well with minimal or no supervision, self motivated.
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent time management.
  • Commitment to continuous learning and application of new knowledge and skills.
  • Experience with international shipments, best packing and material handling practices, customs regulations knowledge, etc
How To Apply: 

Response Information

If your skills and capabilities match the requirements of the above position, send your resume with references and a cover letter outlining your expectations, goals and related experience relevant to this position to Axys Technologies Inc.

Note: Samples/Descriptions of previous relevant work and projects may be required prior to candidates being selected for interviews.

Please send your resume with cover letter to AXYS Technologies Inc.:


Fax: 1-(250)-655-5856

No phone calls please.

NOTE: Although we thank all applicants for their submissions, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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