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Vancouver Airport Authority

Senior Stockkeeper

Location Vancouver, Canada Job Code 24-102

YVR is a place of connection, bringing together people, places and cargo while ensuring a safe and efficient experience for everyone. The Supply Management Team is an integral part of making that happen. We are looking for someone who is keen to take on the initiative and contribute to managing & exploiting changing business conditions to deliver the best value of procurement to the organization. 

Position overview 

Are you outgoing and enjoy working with a wide variety of customers? Are you process driven with a keen eye for detail?

We have a full-time, permanent opportunity for a Senior Stockkeeper in the Supply Management Department.  Reporting to the Manager, Supply Management, the Stockkeeper physically manages and controls inventory for the Vancouver Airport Authority.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Physically Manage and Control Inventory for Vancouver International Airport Authority
  • Creates daily inventory requests and Pick Lists through CMMS
  • Delivering materials to end users as and when needed.
  • Write Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) as new processes emerge.
  • Provide warehousing for long- and short-term storage for critical maintenance items and consumable inventory
  • Providing shipping and receiving function for the Vancouver International Airport Authority

Key qualifications include:

  • 3 years of post-Red Seal (Part Technician) experience. High school plus one to two years of post-secondary schooling, including trades apprenticeships.
  • Valid BC driver’s license and possession of, or ability to obtain, Airside Vehicle Operators Permit (AVOP)
  • Forklift, Narrow Aisle, WHMIS and Transportation of Dangerous Goods certifications, or ability to obtain certifications
  • Demonstrated knowledge of inventory control and warehousing with proven experience in using material handling equipment and machinery
  • Solid computer skills with Microsoft products. Maximo and Oracle would be an asset.
  • Excellent written communication skills with the ability to respond to a high volume of email queries in a concise manner

This position is open to both Vancouver Airport Authority employees and external applicants. Previous job performance will be taken into consideration for all internal candidates that apply for this position.

As part of our recruitment process, short-listed candidates may be required to participate in an assessment process.

Salary Range : $65,116 to $85,107 per annum, based on 40-hour work week. This is individually tailored to reflect your unique experience, qualifications, and internal equity.

At YVR, your work experience goes beyond the paycheck. We support your personal and professional development, well-being, and a thriving work culture with generous vacation days, extensive health benefits, retirement savings matching, wellness programs, community engagement, commuting support, and continuous learning opportunities. Learn more at

Please note that availability may vary based on employment type and is subject to certain eligibility requirements and potential changes by YVR.

Who We Are

YVR is more than just an airport. We connect our beautiful province and all it has to offer to the world. We are all leaders and trailblazers for change and innovation, so no matter the department or team you’re a part of, the work you do matters.

At YVR, we are flexible in everything we do. We will work together to find ways to deliver customer excellence that helps us all thrive.

Whatever your background and wherever you’re from, you belong at YVR. If you have any questions about accessibility or require any assistance applying, please reach out at

Meet Some Team Members

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I love working at YVR primarily because of the people. YVR is constantly changing and striving for excellence. Everyone matters and it is so cool to work with this diverse group who really want to make a difference in how we support our customers and our community.

Jocelyn D.Member since 2022
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I love my job because my colleagues care about me as a person and appreciate the value I provide to my teams and the workplace. It’s also exciting for me because YVR is always changing and evolving, so I get front row seats in watching how we are constantly navigating and innovating. Every day is different at YVR and it is a constant adventure.

Jenny R.Member since 2015
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I’m proud that the work I do contributes to a better experience for travellers at YVR. I maintain and repair YVR’s state-of-the-art baggage systems at Canada’s second busiest airport – it’s a fast-paced environment with the latest technology and equipment. Baggage Maintenance Operations is a team sport and I’m honoured to say that I’m part of this team.

Dalbir T.Member since 2007
Vancouver Airport Authority


YVR is more than just an airport. We are leaders and trailblazers for change and innovation, at the forefront doing the right thing and doing it well. We have been voted the Best Airport in North America for 12 consecutive years – an honour that’s attributed to the ongoing contributions from the best teams and partners. Join us at YVR to see what this means for you.

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YVR continually invests in our people to offer what you and your loved ones need so you can just thrive at work and in your community.

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We are committed to maintaining a learning culture – one that empowers and helps you grow your career within YVR. Along the way, we’ll celebrate both the small and big wins and work through every new opportunity together to help you get to where you want to be.

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