Kamloops, Regular, Full Time, Afternoon Shift
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The Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) is one of two branches of Government responsible for the wholesale distribution and retail sale of beverage alcohol and non-medical cannabis. In 2018/19 the LDB recorded gross sales of $3.6 billion, generating a net income of $1.104 billion that supported vital public services including health care and education. It has a workforce of approximately 4600 full- and part-time employees working across 197 BC Liquor Stores, two BC Cannabis Stores (online and stand alone), a Head Office, three Wholesale Customer Centres and three Distribution Centres. The LDB is led by a General Manager and CEO who is responsible for administering the Liquor Distribution Act and the Cannabis Distribution Act, subject to direction from the Minister. As part of BC’s mixed-model retail system for liquor and non-medical cannabis, the LDB is committed to providing customers with an enhanced shopping environment, an expansive product selection and a high level of service.
Distribution is part of the LDB Liquor Wholesale Operations responsible for the output of all liquor related products in the Delta Distribution Centre. This includes receiving, assembly, and shipping. The Warehouse Management System (WMS) Wave Planner will be responsible for controlling the day to day product flow through the Distribution Centre.
The primary responsibility for the position is to maximize available resources utilized to ensure the efficient flow of product through the warehouse facility to wholesale customers.
This position ensures orders are available, monitors product flow, advises the supervisor of status and/or changes and makes exceptions to orders, produces reports and documents system problems.
Please review the attached job description for a complete list of duties, qualifications, and competencies. To be considered for this opportunity, applicants must submit a cover letter and resume clearly identifying how they meet the qualifications necessary for this position. This information will be used as part of the selection process.
An eligibility list for temporary or permanent opportunities may be established. A criminal record check is required.
Please note that the positions are available for the Day, Afternoon and Night shift.
For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile. For specific position related enquiries, please contact Renate Coyle, HR Advisor, Talent & Compensation by phone at 604 252-8509. For more information about how to complete your job application, add/edit your resume and for more useful tips when applying for jobs, please refer to the Your Job Application page on the MyHR website. If you are still experiencing technical difficulty applying for a competition, please send an e-mail to BCPSA.Hiring.Centre@gov.bc.ca , before the stated closing time, and we will respond as soon as possible to assist you.
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NOTE: Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm Pacific Standard Time on the closing date of the competition.
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Education & Experience:
- Knowledge and/or direct experience in the wave planner or order management function utilizing a computer-based Warehouse Management System in a complex distribution/warehouse environment supplemented by experience in warehouse functions including shipping, receiving, assembly and inventory control.
- Ability to work various shifts, including days, afternoons, nights, and weekends.
A combination of education, training, and experience may be considered.
Skills and Abilities:
- Ability to adjust quickly and easily to changes in work procedures.
- Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced production environment.
- Strong communication and organizational skills.