Logistics Administrator

Logistics Administrator
Employment type: Full-time
Katherine E. Bender
City: Edmonton
Last visit: 2014-10-27
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-10-27

Description:

About Us

Millar Western Forest Products Ltd. is an Alberta forest company in business for more than a century. We run advanced-technology lumber and pulp mills and woodlands operations that are leaders in sustainable forest management. We provide stable, full-time employment in lively, friendly communities delivering an excellent quality of life. We offer outstanding wages and benefits packages, award-winning health and safety programs, rewarding pension and profit-sharing plans and great room for advancement. Our collaborative, respectful work environment encourages employees to take on new challenges and take ownership of their work. And, hey - there's no commuting or camps - live where you work, and be home with your family every night. Join our team today.

Job Description

Logistics Administrator

     

Millar Western is seeking a Logistics Administrator to work in its Edmonton corporate office. Reporting to the Logistics Supervisor, this individual will assist in the selection and scheduling of modes of carriers, ensuring the cost-efficient delivery of lumber and pulp products from our mill facilities to customers and inventory sites. The successful candidate will work closely with sales representatives, site production schedulers and carriers to promote an orderly product flow.

The ideal candidate:

Qualified applicants will have a good working knowledge of highway carriers, transportation regulations and practices, carrier options, emerging opportunities and documentation requirements, coupled with excellent communications and interpersonal skills. A strong administrative background is essential.

 

The company offers:

 

an industry-leading wage and benefits program, that includes a pension plan, comprehensive dental and health insurance and a profit-sharing plan

a commitment to the highest safety standards, with  a safety program recognized under initiatives such as Partners in Injury Reduction, Work Safe Alberta and the Premier’s Award for Healthy Workplaces

a collaborative and respectful work environment that values the skills of our people and encourages them to take on new challenges and advance within the organization

a chance to live where you work - no commuting or camps

 

Your career starts here.

 

Application deadline: November 7, 2014

Send resume and cover letter to careers@millarwestern.com

 

 

Millar Western is an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants in advance; only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Career Level: Experienced

Years of Relevant Experience: Any

Education: Diploma

Industry: Forestry

Job Function: Supply Chain and Logistics

Website: http://www.millarwestern.com