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Logistics Coordinator, Rail

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Date: Jan 11, 2018

LOCATION: Edmonton, Alberta (CA-AB)

Job Overview

Are you passionate about building positive relationships, problem solving, working within a positive team environment, and possess strong integrity then we have the role for you. Reporting to the manager, rail operations, you will be responsible for the coordination and administration of our rail delivery logistics.

Key Accountabilities

  • Coordinate rail operations with our partners
  • Build positive relations to engage third party terminals in ensuring product is handled safely, efficiently and in a cost effective manner
  • Support effective administrative operations through effective cost control and budget processes
  • Liaise with product delivery personnel and contract carriers to ensure reliable cost efficient delivery as well as working closely with railway and other suppliers to ensure proper delivery
  • Negotiate rail rates with our carriers and work with legal on contract approvals
  • Manage tank inventory and product transfer at terminals
  • Maintain rail fleet and build maintenance schedule for repair activities
  • Trouble shoot operations and provide solutions

Required Qualifications

Experience and Education:

  • Two or more years of experience in transportation logistics or scheduling
  • Post-secondary education preferred
  • High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED)

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Knowledgeable on industry contacts within the rail, truck and marine spheres
  • Knowledge of budgeting processes
  • You collaborate with others in order to achieve the best results and deliver the most value, with the ability to work independently and manage your time to meet deadlines
  • Working knowledge of SAP (MM Module) and railway shipping systems is considered an asset
  • You do not take or tolerate shortcuts and if the procedure is incorrect, you fix it
  • You react quickly to problems to resolve them before they advance

Working Conditions

  • You are available to answer calls after hours in case of emergencies

Why Suncor
Go ahead. Expect growth. We want you to have a job you're genuinely excited about - as well as opportunities to learn and challenge yourself or mentor others. Plus, Suncor Energy offers a flexible employee package that can be adjusted to suit the changing needs of your life, including:

  • Competitive base salary and compensation programs
  • Attractive annual incentive program
  • Flexible benefits package
  • Rewarding pension and savings plans

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Business Overview
Suncor Energy is Canada's energy company - meaning rewarding opportunities for you to apply your knowledge, contribute and grow in a variety of career-building positions. Our business portfolio spans the entire energy sector, from a leadership position in oil sands development, to refining and marketing operations, natural gas, and conventional oil production, internationally and offshore East Coast Canada.

And while we are working to responsibly develop petroleum resources and contribute to the communities where we live and work, we are also developing our renewable energy portfolio, which includes wind power and biofuels.

As part of Suncor's team, you'll contribute to the ongoing success of Canada's largest energy company - one with a solid track record of growth, a focus on safety and sustainability and tremendous potential for the future. And you'll have the opportunity to learn from experts in the industry and build on your skills every day.

Suncor promotes diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Suncor is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. Suncor is committed to accessibility and accommodations will be provided to applicants upon request. At Suncor, we are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and where every team member has the opportunity to reach their full potential.

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JOB CATEGORY: Business Professionals

Job Segment: Sustainability, Offshore Oil, Energy

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