Transportation Assistant (Temporary)

Date de publication : 12 janvier 2019
Lieu d’emploi : Slave Lake
Type d’emploi : Temps plein
Début : Immédiatement
Entreprise : West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.
Site Web :
Adresse : P.O. Box 1790, Slave Lake, Alberta, Canada T0G 2A0

Description des fonctions

Listed on the TSX, West Fraser is a leading diversified North
American forest products company. Recognized for the sixth
time as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers and one of Canada’s Best
Employers for Recent Graduates, we continue to grow. Are you
interested in working for a company that offers both a challenging
work environment and a rewarding career path? Our Slave Lake Pulp
division in Slave Lake, Alberta, has an opportunity for a:



This position will cover a maternity leave in the transportation
office. Confidentiality, strong communication skills and commitment
to their own and other’s health and safety are required for this


  • Efficient organizational skills
  • Be able to effectively communicate with internal and external
  • Accurate data entry skills and superior attention to
  • Significant experience in using Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Comfortable in learning new computer programs
  • Ability to work with strict daily deadlines
  • Grade 12 or GED equivalent
  • A valid driver’s license

The ideal candidate:

  • Ability to type at 40 words per minute (WPM) or more
  • Previous administration or
    shipping/transportation experience
  • Preference will be given to those willing to cross train in
    other functions
  • Motivated individual committed to teamwork and attention to
    detail is a must
  • Can adjust well to a fast paced and changing environment

 Responsibilities include but are not limited

  • Work with corporate and mill transportation team on product
  • Coordination of ordering mill supplies
  • Data entry related to shipping and receiving products
  • Managing files, records, and other documents related to
  • Be able obtain information to respond to requests
  • Daily inventory counts
  • Prepare reports (daily, monthly, yearly)
  • Answer telephones and direct calls
  • Other duties as assigned

West Fraser believes strongly in promoting from within and we
are looking for individuals who are interested in a full-time,
long-term career. The successful candidate should be interested in
future growth opportunities within the company. We offer an
excellent compensation package including a competitive salary,
excellent benefits.

Slave Lake Pulp is a 240,000 tpy BCTMP mill located
approximately 2.5 hours north of Edmonton, Alberta. Slave Lake Pulp
is committed to continuous improvement, through operational,
mechanical, electrical, and instrumentation reliability. We have a
collaborative, team culture.

Slave Lake is a town of approximately 7,000 residents and has
all the amenities of a larger center yet maintains the lifestyle of
a small community. For more on Slave Lake, please visit:

If this position sounds like the career for you, apply
at and
click on the green “apply now” at the top of the page.

For more information on West Fraser and our current
opportunities, visit our website at:

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those
selected for an interview will be contacted.

  • Expérience minimum : 0 à 1 an
  • Niveau d'éducation minimum : 12e année ou l’équivalent
  • Langue : Anglais