Shipper and Receiver


TK Truck Body is a wholly owned and operated division of Thermo King Western Inc. Our thriving and expanding team have served Edmonton and Western Canada since 1964. Our success is founded on the strength of our Team, our Expertise, and the quality of our products and Service.

We are an inclusive, friendly and family-oriented team, passionate about the work we do. Through our commitment to company culture and first-class products, we are a rapidly growing manufacturer of premium quality van bodies and truck bodies.

We are currently seeking a Shipper/Receiver to join our TK Truck Body team.

The successful candidate for this position will be an important and valued contributor to our Team. Our customers will depend on your ongoing commitment to their service needs, and on your skills to correctly install, maintain and repair customer equipment. You will possess strong mechanical/electrical aptitude, a positive team-focused attitude and communication skills (verbal and written), and the ability to work independently while providing consistent high-quality detailed work. 


Reporting to the Service Manager, the primary functions of this position are picking, packing, shipping, and receiving product/materials for our internal and external customers as well as warehouse cleanliness. The primary goal of this position is to drive customer satisfaction by ensuring all tasks are handled in a safe, accurate, efficient, and courteous manner, within allocated timelines and to performance metric expectations.

This position is based in Edmonton, Alberta.


  • Responding professionally and timely to internal & external customer emails and phone calls
  • Oversee the secure and accurate loading and unloading of deliveries from couriers and delivery trucks
  • Receives, verifies, and delivers purchase orders
  • Maintains a clean, organized, and safe work environment; conducts monthly cleanliness inspections
  • Problem solving for any cases of missing documents, shipments, and deliveries; track and verify shipments
  • Inspect all incoming goods against packing slips
  • Record shortages and reject damaged goods (prepare paperwork and damaged materials for return)
  • Submit and track damaged goods claims
  • Unpack and place goods in appropriate storage areas
  • Assemble containers, crates, boxes and pack goods to be shipped
  • Assists in maintaining inventory of all goods purchased and stored on the premises
  • Prepare identifying information and shipping instructions
  • Prepare waybills and record for tracking purposes
  • Assists in annual inventory counts
  • Assist parts and service departments with duties as assigned
  • General house-keeping and building maintenance


  • This position is physical in nature and requires daily use of hand-tools, standing, bending, kneeling and frequent lifting and moving of 50 lbs.
  • Certified Forklift Operator
  • Able to operate counter-balanced forklift, hand trucks, carts and trolleys
  • Walking, standing, and sitting – postures vary throughout the day
  • Understand safe storage and handling procedures for various materials
  • Good knowledge of the transportation of dangerous goods
  • Advanced organizational skills;
  • Ability to manage several deadlines concurrently.
  • Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate at all levels with clarity and precision.
  • Ability to maintain a positive and calm attitude.
  • Ability to read, understands, and follows safety procedures & policies.
  • Ability to problem solve and be proactive in anticipating shop needs.
  • Commitment to quality and support of process improvement.
  • Ability to adapt quickly in a fast-paced workplace.
  • Basic MS Office skills (Word/Excel)



  • High School Diploma or equivalency
  • Forklift Certification *Required* 



  • A competitive remuneration package is being offered based on related experience, education, and aptitude (base salary, annual tool and boot allowance, overtime, and potential for banked time). 
  • Comprehensive benefits package includes: paid vacation, extended medical and dental coverage, group life insurance, and a company-matched RRSP program. 


Our TK Truck Body Division is a top Canadian distributor of service bodies and van bodies. And truck and accessory equipment (VMAC and on-board air compressor systems), hydraulic liftgates, service cranes, and other mechanical systems. Our commitment to sustainability and efficiency, and tireless dedication of our people. products and services are recognized and utilized in many industries including fleet services, food transportation, fuel transportation, construction, maintenance, and many more.

At Thermo King Western, we aim to exceed your expectations through the strength of our people, services, and products. We combine a desire to always learn and grow with a commitment to ensuring our work is positive, productive and enjoyable. 

As a team member, you will enjoy many benefits, including:

  • Positive work-life balance.
  • Opportunities for ongoing career training and development.
  • A best-in-class compensation package that acknowledges your abilities and experience.
  • Comprehensive benefits packages for you and your family. 
  • Dedicated leadership that is focused on continuous improvement. 

We thank you in advance for your interest in the position; candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.