Materials Management Summer Student

Date Posted: January 31, 2019
Job Location: Peace River
Job Number: CN 1903
Job Type: Summer
Start: Immediately
Company: Mercer Peace River
Address: 4400 Pulp Mill Site, Peace River, Alberta, Canada T8S 1V7

Job Description

Mercer Peace River Pulp Ltd. is an integral part of the Canadian forest products industry, providing the North-West, Alberta region with approximately 300 jobs while sustainably managing the forests. A career at Mercer Peace River offers an opportunity for growth, meaningful work and a collaborative learning environment. Throughout your career you will be supported by a team of highly skilled professionals and provided the self-motivating environment needed to make your goals achievable.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Materials Management Summer Student to join our Business Services Department in a position. The expected term of this employment will be from May 2019-August 31, 2019 (Post Secondary Student) or from July 2019-August 31, 2019 (High School Graduate).

As a Materials Management Summer Student you will be assisting our team members with the following:

-Purchase order follow up and expediting.
-Cataloguing standard use items.
-Valve standardization update.
-Basic order placing.
-Stores warehouse assistance.
-Vacation coverage for the Stores and Purchasing department.
-Additional duties, as required.

Qualifications and Experience

-Intending to enroll, or currently enrolled in a business focused post-secondary program.
-Successfully completed a High School diploma or equivalent .
-Self-motivated, detail oriented and able to work effectively in a team environment.
-Ability and willingness to learn processes and procedures.
-Fosters a sense of urgency, prioritizes and allocates time appropriately to complete assigned tasks.
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
-Experience with Microsoft Office programs, specifically Word and Excel.

Application Process
Submit your resume to our HR Dep’t by February 28, 2019 quoting competition number CN 1903.
By Mail: Mercer Peace River, Postal Bag 4400, Pulp Mill Site, Peace River, AB, T8S 1V7
Courier Shipments:  #1 Pulp Mill Site Road
By Fax or Email: 780-624-7040 or

  • Minimum experience: 0 to 1 year
  • Minimum educational level: Grade 12 or Equivalent
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