AZ Shunter

August 22, 2018

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Job Description

Flanagan Foodservice is the largest independent Canadian Foodservice distributor in Canada. We provide customized Foodservice delivery to a varied portfolio of clients; from restaurants to schools, hospitals and retirement homes, we deliver the best quality ingredients to ensure Canadians have an amazing food experience wherever they dine tonight!

Join our team ! Now hiring Night-shift Shunter!


Pension and RRSP plans
Profit Sharing Program
Comprehensive Flexible Benefits
Paid Personal Days and Your Birthday!
Gym Membership Benefit
Uniform and Boot >Allowance
Current, well maintained Fleet of Trucks
All local work/Home every day
Family oriented culture

The Shunter position supports the transportation team in our distribution center. AZ licensed professional, the Shunter is responsible for coordinating activity in the yard by maintaining communications with Transportation Supervisory Team and the Warehouse Team so that our tractors and trailers are loaded and ready for route deployment.

Key accountabilities for the role will include but are not limited to:

Safe and efficient coordination of tractors and trailers into and out of doors for loading within our Central Distribution Yard
Safekeeping of company equipment and product
Maintain top quality housekeeping: schedule equipment for maintenance work with outside vendors and report and mechanical and/or technical problems to Transportation Supervisory Team
Transfer equipment for repair and pick up
Ensure all reefer temperatures are set properly and according to Flanagan Foodservice established procedures
Ensure all equipment is in compliance with our food safety/food defense program
Fuel all trucks prior to deployment on a scheduled route
Provide ideas to enable Flanagan Foodservice to continue to grow
Must demonstrate an adherence to all HACCP and Food Handling practices
Other duties as required


A valid AZ license and a clean driver’s abstract and CVOR
Enjoy working in a team environment
Be physically fit to lift heavy product consistently (up to 40 kg) and enjoy an active career
Must have a flexible schedule
Shift: Sunday to Thursday 9:30 pm to 6:00 am

Flanagan Foodservice Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, and has an accommodation process in place to provide accommodations for applicants with disabilities. If you require a specific accommodation because of a disability or a medical need, please let us know by submitting your request to so that arrangements can be made for the appropriate accommodations.

How to Apply

To apply send us your Resume, Driver’s Abstract and CVOR to:


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