Millar Western’s corporate office in Edmonton, Alberta, is seeking to fill the position of Logistics Administrator. Reporting to the Logistics Supervisor, the Logistics Administrator will work assist in the selection and scheduling of modes of carriers, ensuring the cost-efficient delivery of lumber and pulp products from our manufacturing 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 rules, terminology, carrier options, emerging opportunities and documentation requirements, coupled with excellent communications and interpersonal skills. A strong administrative background is essential. The ideal candidate will have experience working with commodity products and a post- secondary education in a related field.
Why work for us?
Millar Western is a privately-owned, Alberta-based company that has been active in the forest products business for more than a century. Operating high-tech lumber and pulp mills supplied by woodlands teams recognized for leadership in sustainable management, the company provides stable, full-time employment to more than 600 people at operations located in lively, friendly, communities that offer excellent quality of life. The company offers:
- a competitive 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