The Lumber Sales Representative works as a member of the North American Lumber Sales Team, to sell and market lumber products from Tolko’s lumber manufacturing operations. This position is to ensure the best possible value is received for the product while providing exceptional service to internal and external customers. Some travel will be required.
Minimum three to five years relevant experience
Post-secondary education in business or forestry with a thorough knowledge of the forest industry
Excellent interpersonal, organizational, time management and communication skills as well as the ability to handle frequent interruptions
Proactive approach to problem-solving with strong decision-making capability
Resourceful team player with ability to be independently effective
Strong computer and keyboarding skills and proficiency with Microsoft Office suite
Mathematical aptitude and strong negotiating skills
With state-of-the-art operations across western Canada, Tolko is a leading manufacturer of a wide range of forest products for customers around the world. For over 60 years, our family-owned company has been recognized by our customers and business partners for being reliable, flexible, efficient and offering quality products. With the third generation of family leadership, we’re continuing that legacy today in our divisions throughout western Canada and joint ventures in the Southern United States.
At Tolko, our values, vision and mission aren’t just what we believe. They’re how we work, live and serve our customers every day. Fundamental to our success is a committed workforce that thrives on change, building relationships, and a drive toward excellence.
We are committed to the well-being of future generations through responsible operational and environmental performance. This commitment applies to all aspects of our business. We hold third-party certification on the forestlands that we sustainably manage in BC, Alberta and Saskatchewan. And, through our community investment strategy, we strive to play an active and constructive role in the communities where we live and work. Whether we’re providing jobs, volunteering or giving through donations, we work to make our communities stronger and more vibrant through active participation.
When you join Tolko, you’re saying yes to a company that has been built on integrity, respect, and provides employees with the inclusive environment, support and opportunity they need to build great lives.
We’re more than an industry leader. We’re the place where you succeed as our most valuable resource!
An unyielding commitment to your personal safety
Competitive pay and exceptional benefits
The opportunity to work with the best and brightest in the industry
An open, innovative culture
A positive, dynamic work environment
Technical and leadership training to ensure you work successfully and safely
The chance to live (and play) where you work
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If this position sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to hear from you! Applications will be accepted at www.tolko.com until July 10, 2019.
We thank all candidates for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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