IKO Industries Ltd. is a market leader in the manufacturing of roofing and building materials. IKO is a Canadian owned and operated business with production facilities worldwide and has many years of unparalleled success in the roofing materials industry. Quality, integrity, and trustworthiness are the values that underlie this success, and we have built this company by hiring people who hold these values. People like you!
Schedule and coordinate with carriers for pickup of products at Plant in a timely and efficient matter and maintain shipping functions
Track and record daily locations of all rail cars in the managed fleet including demurrage at the rail yards, car delays and bad orders on rail lines and storage at other sites
Break down rail and tank shipments data by traceable factors
Constantly balance and prioritize loading schedules between our two rail loading sites based on varying transit times to customers and daily changes to empty returns available
Daily communication with trucking and rail dispatchers
Provide daily and weekly updates of shipments; including comparisons with customer orders and corporate forecasts
Manage loads to meet contractual commitments with the carriers and production requirements of our customers
Maintain forecasting model to ensure proper allocation of railcars between loading locations taking into consideration variances that will occur due to volume changes
Manage all open shipments, release rail cars, arrange for future shipments, complete required customs paperwork and forward to appropriate parties
Develop and deliver progress reports, proposals and requirements documentation to ensure mutual understanding of deliverables, status and results at all organizational levels
Receive and record customer complaints and supplement with associated shipment details
Release orders for shipments
Book passage and organize shipments and paperwork for overseas orders
Update shipping forecast and other product tracking spreadsheets
Benefits of Employment: IKO recognizes that its success is due to the strength of its employees. A primary goal of IKO is to promote individual employee's sense of accomplishment and contribution so that employees enjoy their association with IKO. The Company invests in its employees so that they are the most knowledgeable in the industry, and undertakes great efforts to nurture loyalty to, and teamwork at, IKO. We are pleased to offer competitive compensation, health care, a progressive and challenging workplace and a commitment to teamwork and integrity.
Diversity and Equal Opportunity Employment: IKO Industries Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to diversity and inclusion and are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without consideration to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status or disability. IKO Industries Ltd. encourages and welcomes applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.