Seasonal Operations Support - Pincher Creek

Location: 

Pincher Creek, AB, CA, T0K 0K0

Simplot Canada (II) Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of the J.R. Simplot Company. The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.

Summary – The Operations Support position supports of all facets of the operation of the retail location.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
 

Retail Operations

  • Responsible for following established procedures for loading and receiving product
  • Operation of forklift and other equipment as required for completion of duties
  • Deliver product to customers and other retail locations, as needed
  • Monitor inventory of product and supplies required for daily operations
  • Complete and organize Loadout Tickets
  • Complete and submit cash reports and purchase orders, as required
  • Be familiar with computer operation
  • Support the operations and customer service of the retail location
  • Other duties relevant to the position, as assigned

Safety and Maintenance

  • Operate equipment in a safe and efficient manner
  • Maintain a safe, clean, and efficient environment in all work areas & facilities
  • Perform general maintenance and housekeeping responsibilities of Chemical shed, Fertilizer plant, warehouse, company vehicles & equipment, office areas and yard
  • Participate in regular facility inspections and monthly safety meetings to review procedures, housekeeping, and safety awareness issues.
  • Remain trained in and certified as per the Occupational Health and Safety Act including Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG), WHMIS, confined space, forklift, PPE, and other training as required.
  • Participate in training to acquire and maintain knowledge on operator care principles to operate facility equipment safely and effectively.

 

Simplot Member

  • Be an active supporter and contributor to the communities we serve.
  • Contribute to and maintain a positive attitude in the workplace.
  • Keep and maintain confidentiality of all customers, staff and suppliers and Simplot business.
  • Read Simplot Company Playbook and Safety Handbook
  • Be familiar with and live the values and “How We Behave” that are defined by Simplot. 
  • Set, maintain, and live high ethical and moral standards. 
  • Pleasantly greet customers and suppliers.
  • Support safety practices and initiatives and ensure safe driving habits. 
  • Maintain and tidy up office and yard.
  • Demonstrate respect and courtesy for all staff, customers, suppliers, and community.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • A valid Canadian Class 5 driver’s license
  • High School diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Forklift, machinery, and equipment operation experience preferred, but not required
  • Must be able to read/write English.
  • Mechanical aptitude with the ability to operate, service, and troubleshoot machinery.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Agri-Industry Hours - Must be willing to work overtime and weekends to meet seasonal demands. 

 

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs

 

Work Environment:

  • Inside and outside work
  • Regular customer interaction

Job Requisition ID: 16862 

Travel Required: None 

Location(s): SGS Retail - Pincher Creek 

Country: Canada 

 

** Simplot Canada (II) Limited is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

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