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Company: Leonardo DRS
Location: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Defense, Aerospace


Team:  Supply Chain


LEONARDO DRS, headquartered in Arlington, Virginia and is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo which employs more than 45,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture which rewards performance. For additional information on LEONARDO DRS, please visit our website at www.leonardodrs.com. We are committed to recruiting and retaining the best talent in the defense and aerospace industry.


DRS Technologies Canada Ltd. (DRS Canada), is a leading mid-tier Canadian defence electronics company specializing in military voice and data communications systems; electro-optics (EO) and infrared search and tracking systems (IRST); command, control, communications, computers and intelligence (C4I) systems integration; deployable flight data recorders; and defence/space electronics manufacturing.



Performs a variety of receiving tasks to handle all receipt incoming materials and performs tasks related to material handling duties.


Major Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Receives material from suppliers, unloads trucks and delivers to appropriate department/location
  • Reviews and verifies items for shipment are consistent with orders placed; confirms quantities, destination, and method of delivery
  • Responsible for sorting, counting, packaging, unpacking inventory which received
  • Documents and communicates to respective Buyer all errors related to orders that are received
  • Enters all applicable data into a computer system for tracking, logging and verifying
  • Performs other miscellaneous tasks related to shipments and incoming materials (i.e., makes copies, files records, labels inventory)
  • Assists in the verification, receipt and distribution of Customer Furnished Material (CFM); i.e. from external customers
  • Assists in storage and organization of material
  • Supports Cycle Count and reconciliation of inventory
  • Assists in the retrieval and disposal of obsolete and excess inventory
  • Maintains good housekeeping practices throughout the stockroom
  • Comprehends and follow applicable ISO procedures relating to inventory
  • Communicates any potential opportunities for process improvements
  • May support Stores Material Handler with filling material demands from manufacturing, Back Orders, Material Transfer and Inventory Adjustment requests
  • Supports, communicates, reinforces and defends the mission, values and culture of the organization


Core Competencies:

  • Ability to respond quickly to urgent internal customer demands
  • Provides a high level of customer service
  • Effective time management skills and ability to prioritize and meet work schedules
  • Ability to manage multiple assignments
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) with the ability to complete standard reports

Technical Competencies:

  • Completion of a high school diploma.  A minimum of one year related experience in a manufacturing or technology industry.
  • Materials Management Certificate an asset
  • Certification on Transportation of Dangerous Goods regulations an asset
  • Thorough understanding of WHMIS legislation
  • Full comprehension of MRP is an asset
  • Complete understanding of ESD and the precautions required to ensure inventory safety
  • Must pay meticulous attention to detail for all receiving and inventory processes, thus maintaining inventory accuracy and lot traceability

Security Requirements:
All applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada and meet Controlled Goods Clearance requirements and Canadian security clearance; a minimum of 5 years continuous residence in Canada and a police background check are mandatory.  Special needs of candidates with disabilities will be accommodated.  DRS is dedicated to Employment Equity.    DRS Technologies Canada Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer.  Applicants may apply to this position online at www.leonardodrs.com careers. #DRSCanada

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