Operations Support, Didsbury, AB
Why work at Crop Production Services (CPS)? Great question!
Safety is a core value at CPS. Keeping every employee safe, healthy and secure is our top priority. Nothing is more important than seeing our people go home safe at the end of every single day.
While working here you will have the opportunity to grow your career while helping us feed the future. We pride ourselves in hiring from a variety of backgrounds and truly believe that it is our differences that make us stronger so we hope you will join us.
In addition to exciting and challenging opportunities, CPS offers competitive salaries, great benefits and performance based incentives.
Outside of the skills and necessary qualifications, you will be committed to sustaining our safe and positive work environment while welcoming working side by side others in a diverse culture. Culture at CPS is the core of everything we do and all employees are respectful of diverse opinions and views.
Reporting to the Branch Manager, this position is responsible for performing duties in receiving, warehousing and shipping of farm supplies, on assigned shifts. This role requires regular and ongoing direct contact with customers in the delivery of high quality service.
Plans and co-ordinates the proper warehousing of product
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 and completes related documentation
Draws farm supplies from 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 and co-ordinates warehouse space with shipping and receiving
Maintains farm supply product condition by turning and monitoring
Conducts regular inventory checks
Assists in the development, implementation and maintenance of a positive image program at the branch
Participates in local community activities
Promotes the services of the facility
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
One year operational experience preferred with demonstrated equipment operations and maintenance skills
Grade 12 or recognized equivalent
Ability to achieve warehousing license, WHMIS, TDG
Demonstrated high level of customer service
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
Proven ability to work independently
Mechanical operation and maintenance
Demonstrated physical ability to perform the functions of the job including good eyesight and color perception
Minimum of basic computer competency
Ability to meet the CPS policy requirement by completing a Criminal background check, Drug/alcohol testing, and Driving Record Abstract
CPS, a Nutrien Company, is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We encourage applications from all well qualified candidates who reflect the diversity of the regions where we operate. This includes recognizing the voluntary identification of status such as gender, sexual orientation, visible minority, Indigenous status, persons with disabilities, and veterans, where applicable.
If this sounds like a good match, apply now. You may be required to undergo a background check and substance test in accordance with CPS policies.
While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.