We are urgently seeking a talented Logistics and Transport Specialist for temporary coverage until mid-August, with strong potential for extension or conversion to permanent employment. This is a full-time opportunity based on-site within the Port of Vancouver, perfect for anybody looking for anybody with a couple years of strong logistics experience looking for work through the summer. Love logistics? Know your way around local transportation/delivery providers? Work is available immediately for qualified and interested individuals, apply today!

What are the Perks?

  • $65k base salary!
  • Awesome work location with spectacular views!
  • Great team, work hard/play hard environment!
  • Potential for long term opportunity with an industry-leading organization with deep roots in Canada should your skills and attitude impress!

What are the Responsibilities?

  • Providing technical support for sales
  • Negotiating transport rates
  • Selecting delivery providers/ensuring they meet quality standards & offer ongoing reliability
  • Coordinating all transport activities, providing support in terms of logistics, freight and exports
  • Coordinating overseas/inbound container shipments
  • Coordinating/booking North American transport/trucking companies
  • Customer support for export shipments
  • Adhering to export rules for countries such as Asia, Caribbean and USA
  • Ensuring all appointments for pickup and delivery with the carrier and customers are scheduled and executed
  • Effective tracking of all brokered loads and shipments
  • Following up on export and import shipments
  • Coordinating and monitoring rail cars shipments
  • Reviewing/approving freight invoices

What are the Requirements?

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in the transportation industry performing relevant logistics/transportation related tasks within a fast-paced distribution environment
  • Experience in food/packaging/CPG distribution desirable
  • Strong logistics knowledge, familiarity with shipping vendors, North American transport laws
  • Must be computer savvy – competent in Word, Excel, Office, TMS
  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to take initiative and work under minimal supervision
  • Effective time management skills and ability to manage shifting priorities
  • Formal supply chain or logistics education desirable, but not mandatory for consideration

Are you an experienced Logistics/Transportation professional available now – mid-August? Reach out now for work starting immediately! We can have you interviewed and on-boarded before the end of the week.

To apply directly, email your resume to Kirsten Green at [email protected]

Kirsten Green

Recruitment Consultant

https://ca.linkedin.com/in/kirsten-m-green

Fuze HR Solutions Inc.

666 Burrard Street – Suite 500 Vancouver, BC V6C 3P6

Contract Info / Information sur le contrat
  • Job ID / No. du Poste: 36722
  • Open Positions / Postes Ouverts: 1
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