Assistant Market Manager in Mississauga at PODS

Date Posted: 8/26/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

PODS Assistant Market Manager (Assists in Overseeing Warehouse/Storage Centre Operations)

Location: Mississauga

Here’s your chance to join the best!

Our Managers enjoy:

  • industry leading health and dental benefits
  • group RRSP with company matching DPSP Plan 
  • employment assistance program
  • a competitive compensation plan
  • paid personal days

and much more!


Assist the Market Manager as it relates to the daily operations of a storage centre within a designated territory. Responsibilities include but are not limited to, directing day-to-day supervision of a storage centre and associates, assist the Market Manager in meeting customers’ expectations, and maintaining all provincial health and safety and preventative maintenance programs for the storage centre.

*Please note, this position requires working some Weekends.


  • Ensure AM SOP compliance for SC Workers
  • Dispatch & time-stamping assistance for drivers
  • Print IF waybills for day/Check IF waybills for next day
  • Coordinate with local & IF drivers throughout day
  • Develop efficient plan to pull containers based on needs
  • Convert containers for drivers
  • Conduct training and provide guidance to SC workers
  • Ensure staging for next day/week
  • Lead missing container search and water testing activity
  • Monitor Samsara Software/Video and report violations to Market Manager
  • Complete any other assigned duties (backup EMT, MM, etc)
  • Back up MM as needed (rotate Sundays/weekends)

Weekly (Bi-weekly):

  • Review and approve payroll each pay cycle due date
  • Submit container repair files
  • Monitor SC Worker IDP training progress/perform SC worker observations
  • Coordinate DEF / Wiper fluid delivery
  • Open PARs, interview, onboard & other SC recruiting / hiring activity


  • Create/Post monthly SC Worker schedule
  • Ensure Associate Certification and provincial health and safety compliance
  • Maintain consistent inventory of signs, tools, latches, parts etc. and assist with order
  • Visit / Inspect all WH and drop yards in the market on a monthly basis/lead warehouse and drop-yard inspection for audit compliance
  • Submit KPI & EOM info to MM & corporate support
  • Review prior month P&L with Director of Operations and finance lead
  • Attend Safety training sessions and complete any assigned training


  • Participate in Individual Development Planning (IDP) with MM
  • Complete Individual Development Planning (IDP) with SCWs
  • Lead the coordination of container auctions
  • Full QTLY container reconciliation turned into Director of Operations for self-audits

Attend EMT PODZILLA & customer damage field-repair training



Typically reports to Market Manager.

Job IS directly responsible for managing other employees (e.g., hiring/termination and/or pay decisions, performance management) Storage Center Workers, Equipment Maintenance Technicians.                  

Job Requirements

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Education & Experience Requirements

  • High School diploma required; college degree preferred or a minimum of 1 years of prior management experience.
  • Ability to apply and successfully attain a Commercial driver’s licence with air brake endorsement (general Class 5 licence with air brake endorsement acceptable in Alberta, Manitoba and British Columbia only).
  • Must maintain a current/valid driver licence from the province in which position is assigned.
  • Must be able to obtain PODS forklift certification.
  • Mechanical ability essential to identify problems with equipment. 

Equal Opportunity Employer

Portable Storage Canada Limited is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will not discriminate unlawfully against qualified applicants or employees with respect to any term or condition of employment based on race, colour, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, place of birth, military service status, or other basis protected by law.


We are excited to offer this position which includes a very competitive salary, and the opportunity to join a modern and growing organization. We look forward to discussing this exciting growth opportunity with qualified candidates; please forward your resume.

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