Job Details - Backshift Logistics Inventory Clerk

Backshift Logistics Inventory Clerk

Protocase Inc


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Backshift Logistics Inventory Clerk

Location: Sydney, NS

Term: Full Time (Backshift)

Start Date: As Soon As Possible

Number of Positions: 1


About the Organization

Established in 2001, Protocase Inc offers unique custom manufacturing to the engineering, design, and research industries by combining advanced manufacturing techniques with innovative software. Using the expertise and dedication of more than 280 employees, Protocase is proud to have a client base of over 16,000 customers throughout North America and around the globe. Customers include Boeing, L3, Raytheon, Google, Apple, Microsoft, NASA, MIT and many more.


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About the Opportunity

Protocase is currently seeking Backshift Logistics Inventory Clerk to join its team in Sydney (Cape Breton), Nova Scotia Because we are an ultra-lean manufacturer focused on fabricating custom sheet metal and CNC machined products in 2-3 days, Protocase’s inventory of materials, fasteners and accessories is absolutely imperative to our ongoing success.


Essential Skills
While we would consider experience in a production facility in a logistical role a major asset, above all else, we are looking for keen people who are highly trainable, can follow procedure and enjoy working in a team environment. The following are other essential skills:


  • 1 or more years in Inventory Control or similar field.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Following procedures with a strong attention to detail.
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • A strong sense of urgency.



Duties and Responsibilities

  • Maintaining and updating records.
  • Counting materials, equipment, merchandise, or supplies in stock.
  • Reporting discrepancies between physical counts and computer records.
  • Developing or improving upon inventory management procedures.
  • Stocking and distributing supplies, equipment or merchandise.
  • Compiling balance, price and cost reports.



About the Benefits

Although our business is growing, our team remains supportive, inclusive and tight-knit. Continuous improvement has always underpinned our success and we actively foster an environment of open communication, creative collaboration and the sharing of ideas.


In this role the annual compensation rate, which consists of a base pay and productivity pay, ranges between $45,000.00 $58,000.00 based on a nominal 40 hour week.  You will also enjoy the following benefits:


  • Cost Shared YMCA membership
  • Two weeks’ vacation (three weeks’ vacation at three years of employment; four weeks’ vacation at five years) based on a nominal 40-hour work week
  • Regular social events including seasonal parties when times allow, and monthly lunches


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Intended Job Posting Audience

This employment opportunity is open for qualified and eligible candidates domestically and internationally.

Applications from Foreign Nationals will be considered.

Location Information
Cape Breton Regional Municipality
Nova Scotia
Job Information
Protocase Inc
NOC Code
Purchasing and inventory control workers (1524)
Experience Required
An Asset
Available Openings
Pay Type
Pay Rate
To be Determined
Estimated Weekly Hours
Start Date
August 30th 2021
End Date
Language Proficiency Level
Beginner (CLB 1-3)
Posted on
July 13th 2021
July 27th 2021