Facility/Operations Assistant

Cooperative Regionale de Nipissing-Sudbury Limited - Verner, ON (27 days ago)

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Reporting to the Location Manager, the incumbent will be responsible for numerous duties including administration such as invoices, serving customers, bagging equipment and operating a forklift. The incumbent is concerned with promoting and maintaining a positive image for the Co-op.

Job Duties:

  • Provide excellent customer service at the Verner Ag Center
  • Responsible for inventory counts and communicate inventory requirements with other sales/operation staff
  • Responsible for ordering product and keeping inventory stocked
  • Maintain accurate records of all products handled for quality, billing, inventory etc…
  • Able to use computer software is required
  • Complete prices changes in software system
  • Make sure all invoices and purchase receipts are processed and signed properly and remitted to head office on time
  • Must possess a general level of mechanical aptitude
  • Must be safety conscious; know and follow proper steps and procedures for any task performed
  • Be able to work irregular hours, under minimum supervision (40 hours, 6 days a week)
  • Promote the Co-operative’s products, services and philosophy
  • Perform other duties as may be assigned from time to time

Requirements and Experience:

  • Agricultural background considered an asset
  • Demonstrate some leadership skills, with a focus on operations and business processes.
  • An understanding of personnel policies, practices, and procedures and other operational issues faced by the organization
  • Ability to work independently in a busy environment
  • Strong attention to detail and able to identify key issues; creatively and strategically overcome internal challenges or obstacles. High level of integrity, confidentially, and accountability
  • Sound analytical thinking, planning, prioritization, and execution skills
  • High level of integrity, confidentially, and accountability
  • Able to deal with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically, and professionally at all times
  • Some knowledge of the Co-op’s organization, policies and principles would be an asset
  • Punctual and good work ethics
  • Must have considerable knowledge of health and safety regulations
  • Must be able to handle heavy lifting activities
  • Bilingual - fluent in both English and French would be an asset

Job Type: Full time, 6 month contract position (non-union) with possibility of extension

Job Location: Verner, ON

Salary: Salary to be negotiated with employer

Application Deadline: Friday, November 22nd, 2019

We thank you for your interest in this position but please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Contract