Agrium Inc

Seasonal Operations Support

CA-AB-Beaverlodge
1 week ago
System ID
2017-6325
Number of Positions
1
Job Category
Operations

Job Description

If you live safety always and have a strong desire to build a better tomorrow then look to the company who helps feed the world.

 

Cultivating Excellence is Crop Production Service's culture of ownership and joint accountability. At its heart, Cultivating Excellence is about achieving superior results with integrity together while connecting and collaborating across the entire organization.

 

While we have great people, it is not just about that; it’s the ability to lead your own engagement.  It’s the opportunity to grow and develop your career in ways you never envisioned while teaming up with people with a passion to make a difference in the world.

 

Who You Will Work With

 

You will work daily beside teams of people who care about your safety on the job and at home. Together, you will have a Commitment to Zero and follow our 3 Safety Principles: Do It safely or not at all, There is always time to do it safely, and Care for each other’s health, safety and security.

 

Your team will bring out the best in you by enabling you to achieve goals and reach your full potential.  You will find innovative ways to deliver on our vision of feeding the world responsibly while working side by side in an inclusive culture.

 

 

Seasonal Operations Support

Beaverlodge, AB

May to July, 2018

 

Key Tasks:

  • Draws farm supplies from warehousing stock to fill customer orders. Makes deliveries or assists with the co-ordination of shipment with the transportation organization. Assists in the identification of blending opportunities. Completes farm supply shipping documentation.
  • Checks for damaged articles, quality and quantity and records quantities received and reports to manager/supervisor with regard to damaged items and shortages.
  • Operates and services equipment used in the movement of farm supplies. Operates by industry regulations in the handling and storage of farm supplies. Completes related documentation.
  • Assists in the development, implementation and maintenance of a positive image program at the branch.
  • Keeps the manager informed of levels of existing stock
  • Complies with all CPS and Industry regulatory and safety standards at all times.
  • Keeps facilities and grounds clean and tidy, well maintained, and free of fire hazards. Carries out a regular preventative maintenance program and conducts minor repairs.
  • Maintains stock control records.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

 

The Ideal Candidate

 

Outside of the skills and necessary qualifications, our ideal candidate must be committed to achieving superior results with integrity and sustaining our safe and positive work environment while having the ability to embrace working side by side others in a diverse culture. 

 

Skills:

  • Demonstrated high level of customer service  
  • Ability to achieve warehousing license, WHMIS, TDG
  • Demonstrated knowledge of modern farm practices and industry regulations
  • Demonstrated ability to develop good working relationships.
  • Demonstrated ability to meet and deal with the public effectively.
  • Effective communication and time management skills.
  • Proven ability to work independently.
  • Mechanical operation and maintenance.
  • Ability to work outdoors for extended periods of time under all weather conditions
  • Demonstrated physical ability to perform the functions of the job including good eyesight and color perception.
  • Ability to meet the CPS policy requirement by completing a Criminal background check, Drug/alcohol testing, and Driving Record Abstract

 

Qualifications:

  • One year operational experience preferred with demonstrated equipment operations and maintenance skills.
  • Grade 12 or equivalent.  
  • Possess a valid Class 5 driver's licence - preference will be given to candidates that hold a 3A or 1A

 

Why Crop Production Services?

 

Winning together; our culture coupled with great people, who deliver results with integrity, is what sets Crop Production Services apart from other career opportunities. We’re dedicated to winning together and that is what consistently makes Crop Production Services an award winning company. We are listed as one of the best places to work both in Canada and the U.S.

 

Crop Production Services, an Agrium company, is committed to building an inclusive workplace and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from all qualified women and men, including members of visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities and veterans.

 

We believe our diverse and inclusive workforce helps us communicate effectively and adds to our business success. This is just one of the reasons Agrium has been honored as one of Canada's Best Diversity Employers for the past eight years.  Additionally, our Employee Resource Groups – the Women's Inclusion Network and the Young Professionals Network, create awareness and opportunity for constructive action and dialogue.

Those passionate about this challenging opportunity please apply in confidence directly at www.cpsagu.com/careers.  While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only applicants under consideration will be contacted.

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