Area Manager - Fort McMurray

Employment type: Full-time
City: Fort McMurray
Last visit: 2014-01-02
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-01-02


Established in 1989, AFD Petroleum Ltd. is an industry leading independent marketer of fuel and lubricants. Offering customized programs and equipment, AFD has grown to serve clients across 10 different branches throughout Western Canada and Alaska.   AFD Petroleum Ltd. is currently looking for an Area Manager for our Fort McMurray branch to aid in the growth of our company. The Area Manager is responsible for the supervising and handling of all of the warehousing and distribution functions at the Fort McMurray branch, in coordination with our Head Office. This includes accountability for inbound and outbound freight, as well as adherence to legislative, safety, and organizational policies and procedures. The Area Manager will accomplish effective logistical oversight through strong leadership and decision making skills. The ideal candidate will possess strong leadership and organizational skills, along with practical experience in the trucking industry. The ideal candidate will possess: - Experience in the fuel industry; 3-5 years of direct experience in a Supervisory/Management function - Excellent planning and resource allocation skills - Ability to interpret and act upon complex instruction - Solid project management skills are essential - Strong written and verbal skills to communicate with all levels of the organization and its executive team - Excellent conflict resolution skills, diplomacy, and tact Some travel and extended hours will be required within the role. This position does not include camp accommodations and will require a daily commute to and from the branch which is approximately thirty minutes outside of Fort McMurray. AFD Petroleum Ltd. offers its team members competitive wages, paid training programs & educational reimbursement, future growth opportunities and an exceptional benefits package that is 100% employer premium paid. Get your career moving in the right direction and send your resume to: h r @ a f d p e t r o l e u m . c o m We thank all applicants for their interest in AFD Petroleum Ltd. Due to the high volume of calls we receive, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.