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DISPATCHER

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RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Execute the dispatch plan 
  • Dispatch all loads to the drivers
  • Assist drivers with issues resolution – loads, equipment, deliveries timing, etc.
  • Monitor Hours of Service 
  • Manage the trailer pool
  • Close orders in Transportation Management System 
  • Assist Fleet Operations to coordinate contacting driver re: fleet maintenance or safety and compliance needs
  • Develop an effective working relationship with other Operations personnel

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • 3-5 years of experience in the Transportation Industry as a Dispatcher
  • Experience with U.S. Board and Customs Requirements
  • University/College Degree in Related Field or equivalent experience
  • CITT (Canadian Institute of Traffic and Transportation) Accreditation is desired
  • Industry-Related Training Courses
  • Proficiency with Excel and Transportation Management Software (TMW experience preferred)

 

HOW TO APPLY
If interested, please send your resume to – hr@sylvite.caPlease indicate Dispatch in the subject line of your email.

 

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SALES AGRONOMIST AND SALES/SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE

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RESPONSIBILITIES

SALES

  • Service existing farm customers as key point of contact for sales, service and information
  • Provide agronomic services such as soil testing, precision agriculture and recommendation of crop protection products for overall success for our customers.
  • Develop and perform sales strategy for the market and coordinate with the branch business plan that ensures attainment of customer and company sales goals and profitability.
  • Take initiative on prospecting and actively growing the business.

SALES AND OPERATIONS SUPPORT

  • Support the success of the rest of the sales team through the use of new precision agriculture technologies, cloud based customer focused agronomy tools including the promotion of 4R nutrient management
  • Participate and support all branch activities to maintain a high level of customer service including on farm calls, trials and field tours

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • 1+ year in a Sales-Related Position
  • 1+ year in Agriculture or related service industry
  • Degree or Diploma in agriculture and/or suitable previous experience in either horticulture or crop inputs
  • The candidate needs a good understanding of agronomy with precision agriculture experience
  • Strong Communication and organizational skills
  • Demonstrate business acumen – includes the ability to analyze factors and market forces that impact profitability for our customers business

 

HOW TO APPLY
If interested, please send your resume to – hr@sylvite.ca. Please indicate Sales Agro in the subject line of your email.

 

SEASONAL GENERAL LABOURER
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RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Assist in receiving trucks (or railcars and vessels where applicable) of fertilizer, seed, chemicals or other products as required
  • Package fertilizer or other dry products
  • Assist operators for blending and loading of outbound trucks
  • Deliver product to customers as needed
  • Load packaged products with a forklift as requested
  • Perform routine clean up and maintenance of the site
  • Perform functions as requested by the supervisor
     
REQUIREMENTS
  • Hard Working and Takes Direction
  • Ability to Work at Heights
  • Valid G Class Driver’s License
  • Learns Quickly
  • Ability to Foster Team Environment
  • Effective Verbal and Written Communication Skills
  • Decision Making and Problem Solving Skills
  • Customer Service Oriented
  • WHMIS Certification
  • Forklift Certificate Preferred
  • Reliable Source of Transportation
     
HOW TO APPLY
If interested, please send your resume to – hr@sylvite.ca. Please indicate Gen Lab in the subject line of your email.