Parts Materials Technician

  • Nisku, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

Alta-Fab Structures Ltd. provides innovative, high-quality modular buildings, designed to meet the industrial space and remote housing needs for any industry. We manufacture and service single-unit structures for wellsites and multi-unit large camps and complexes.

Job Description

  • Receive, process and respond to orders, parts inquiring and returns via phone, fax, email and web
  • Prepare, generate , pick orders, pack and ship orders arranging the transport of materials by rail, air or road
  • Calculate transportation cost and prepare transportation documents
  • Maintain inventory levels and  material electronic file management system 
  • Source parts and materials for customers with the  Purchasing Department
  • Ensure all parts and materials are shipped with the  supporting  updated MSDS data sheets
  • Forward all MSDS data sheets to the appropriate internal departments
  • Construct  crates for shipping orders
  • Assist in keeping department clean and orderly
  • Check accuracy of part numbers, descriptions, customer address and delivery method
  • Process returns and credits resulting from incorrect shipments, damaged items, invoicing errors
  • Ensure that paperwork and all other documentation is completed on time and correctly
  • Other duties as assigned


  • A strong commitment to safety and a safety leader
  • Require basic data entry computer and email skills using Windows system
  • Knowledge of electrical, plumbing and construction materials an asset
  • Experience with inventory control software and forklift ticket an asset
  • Physical demanding position requiring to work in outdoor and indoor environment
  • Ability to multi-task, pay close attention to details with strong organization skills to  effectively manage time to meet required deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal skills, flexibility, adaptability, and customer service orientation as well as good communication abilities required to work with internal and external customers on different levels
  • Results-orientated with ability to work as a team member as well as independently
  • Position
    requires 1 or more years experience as a Parts Material Technician within
    residential construction field
  • Position requires strong English communication skills, including written, spoken and comprehension
  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada

Additional Information

Year round full time employment. Must have vehicle to commute to Nisku.  Application process requires pre-employment drug, alcohol and physical testing.