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Receiver/Material Handler



Kitchener, ON, Canada
Posted on Tuesday, June 4, 2024

Avidbots is a pioneering leader in the field of robotics, dedicated to developing cutting-edge autonomous cleaning solutions for commercial and industrial environments. Our mission is to revolutionize the way cleaning and maintenance tasks are performed by introducing innovative, efficient, and sustainable robotic technologies. Avidbots is committed to delivering intelligent and autonomous robotic solutions that not only enhance operational efficiency but also promote a cleaner and healthier world.

Our groundbreaking autonomous cleaning robots, specifically the Neo 2 and Kas, are redefining the cleaning industry by offering state-of-the-art technology, advanced navigation, and data-driven insights to businesses across the globe. These robots are designed to perform tasks such as scrubbing and sanitization, and maintain cleanliness in a wide range of industries, including airports, shopping malls, warehouses, retail, and more.

Headquartered in Kitchener, ON, Canada, we are an employee-focused organization that has been certified a Great Place to Work® consecutively for the last 5 years and one of Deloitte's Fast 500 (2021).

Position Overview:

Avidbots is a robotics company with a vision to bring robots to everyday life to expand human potential. Our ground-breaking product, the Neo autonomous floor scrubbing robot, is deployed around the world and trusted by leading facilities and building service companies. Headquartered in Kitchener, ON, Canada, Avidbots is offering comprehensive service and support to customers on 5 continents.
To support our growth we are seeking a Receiver/Material to join our operations team. This role reports to the Purchasing Manager.

This position is based on-site full-time in our Kitchener facility


  • Collaborate with procurement staff to list expected deliveries
  • Receive raw materials shipments and sign paperwork upon receipt
  • Unload packages from incoming trucks
  • Inspect contents to ensure they are undamaged
  • Verify packages according to packing slip and purchase order (quantity, quality, etc.) and execute electronic receipt in Epicor with accurancy
  • Move raw material to assigned locations
  • Maintain accurate inventory locations and create new locations if needed
  • Maintain accurate records and assist in inventory control
  • Help in packing Robots for outbound shipments to our customers
  • Maintain warehouse cleanliness and eliminate all safety hazards
  • Other tasks as required


  • Proven experience as receiver/material handler or similar position
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment for automotive, automation, or industrial products
  • Valid Forklift Certification and experience in operating forklifts
  • Working knowledge of computer programs for entering data
  • Experience with ERP Systems (Epicor is an asset)
  • Solid understanding of health and safety regulations
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Great communication and interpersonal abilities
  • Able to multitask
  • Successfully complete pre-employment onboarding requirements that may include criminal/civil background checks

***Applicants must be currently authorized to work in Canada for any employer

Avidbots is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a diverse workforce. As a multicultural organization, we encourage individual achievement and recognize the strength of a diverse workforce. We are a diverse Canadian company founded by international students, and we are proud of the strengths our diversity brings. We hold our executives to the same standards as all of our employees, and we believe work should be a safe space for all. Avidbots has an absolutely zero tolerance policy for discrimination or hate against members of any race, religion or sexual orientation. We also offer a professional working environment and culture and believe that work / life balance is critical to ensure the happiness/well-being of our people.

Upon request, Avidbots will provide reasonable accommodation for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process.