Yard Supervisor
Cornerstone Co-op
Wainwright, AB

Cornerstone Co-op is recruiting for a positive and enthusiastic Yard Supervisor for our Home and Agro Centre in Wainwright Alberta.

Reporting to the Building Materials Manager, the Yard Supervisor will lead the yard team by being a lead person on shift to provide direction / assistance to the yard clerks to ensure that policies and procedures are consistently followed at all times.

This leader will be a positive role model at all times to the Yard Team and will work collaboratively with all Home & Agro Centre Team Leaders and Team Members in providing legendary customer experiences in a “You’re at Home Here” atmosphere. As a brand ambassador, you will model living the brand everyday through our Mission Statement and our values of Teamwork, Commitment and Integrity.

Duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • contributes to a high functioning yard team by providing leadership
  • provides high level safety direction and support to the yard team
  • ensures that the customer experience is professional and efficient at all times
  • ensures that the yard and related facilities are secure, organized and tidy
  • inspects and evaluates damages to product and communicates accordingly
  • communicates effectively with customers, team members and team leaders
  • plans, schedules and documents all yard functions
  • delegates tasks to team members
  • assists in training new team members
  • ensures inventory management and related reporting processes
  • demonstrates building and living our brand and mission statement through words and actions
  • Be a positive and contributing leader regarding Safety leadership for the areas of responsibility - contribute to building and sustaining our positive safety culture


  • Demonstrates Cornerstone Coop values in daily behaviors
  • Lives the brand “You’re At Home Here”
  • Demonstrated initiative and drive for results
  • Able to work independently
  • Professional & positive demeanor – treats everyone with respect
  • Excellent Leadership Skills
  • Enthusiastic Personality and Ability to Learn
  • Excellent Communication and Organization Skills
  • Experience trouble-shooting till and customer service issues
  • Flexible to work a combination of days, evenings, weekends and holidays for a variety of shifts
  • Previous Co-operative retailing experience would be considered an asset
  • Minimum valid Class 5 driver’s license - with a clean driving abstract
  • Computer skills are required – Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.
  • Ability to handle multiple demands - adaptable, organized, efficient and committed


  • Action oriented-Takes on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm
  • Collaborates–Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives
  • Customer Focus–Building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions
  • Drives Results-Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances
  • Instills Trust-Gaining the confidence and trust of others through honesty, integrity and authenticity.

Cornerstone Co-op is a leader in the CRS, serving 30,000 members from 22 different locations in 8 communities (St. Paul, Elk Point, Two Hills, Mannville, Dewberry, Vermilion, Wainwright and Provost) within a trading area 280 kilometers long in the north-east corner of Alberta. St. Paul has a population of 5,800 with all services and is located 200 km north-east of Edmonton along Highway 29.

We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefit program (including Health, Dental and 6% matched pension, company bonus structure and discount) in a rewarding and supportive, professional and collaborative work environment that allows for learning, growth and professional development. Excellent opportunity for advancement exists.

Please submit a detailed resume in confidence via Indeed to:

Human Resources

Cornerstone Co-operative

Fax: 780-853-6563

or apply in person at the Wainwright Home Centre:

Rhonda Cook

Home & Agro Centre Manager - Wainwright

Cornerstone Co-operative

Cornerstone Co-op thanks all applicants for their interest. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time