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Production Planner/Logistics Coordinator - Whitecourt, AB



Company Information

Ryder Supply Chain Solutions

Ryder provides fleet management, transportation, and supply chain solutions to companies of all sizes that ease complexity, increase efficiency, and keep goods and materials flowing so that the economy can grow and thrive. When businesses outsource these critical functions to Ryder, they can tap into the company’s expertise, infrastructure, and investment in the latest technologies to make them safer, more efficient and environmentally responsible. 

Job Description

Position Details: Use logistics experience and expertise to plan loads effectively, safely and efficiently as possible for various Oil & Gas business units (Production, Drilling, Completions, Oil Sands, etc…). The Oil & Gas Logistics Coordinator provides effective planning and coordination of freight for third party logistics, including maximizing service and cost performance of outbound & inbound freight and onsite services for all customer orders in the oil and gas industry.

Position requires an individual who thinks analytically and has the ability to plan ahead or decide on the spot in demanding and rapidly changing situations while maintaining professionalism. Position requires working on own authority, but will rely on manager when necessary for final authority or questions


  • Two to three (2-3) years of similar transportation related position
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication (verbal and written) skills
  • Computer literate (advanced level)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and on a shift work schedule, with minimal supervision
  • Ability to create and maintain professional relationships within all levels of the organization (peers, work groups, customers, supervisors)
  • Capable of multi-tasking, highly organized, with excellent time management skills
  • Oil and Gas experience a must


  • Plans/Builds/Executes daily schedules for loads for Production, Drilling, Completions, Oil Sands, etc… to various locations for delivery or for services to be performed
  • Responsible for freight audit and approval of production carrier invoices
  • Stays engaged and works closely with the carriers to ensure delays at disposal sites are monitored and actioned as necessary by diverting to alternate sites
  • Communicates and coordinates load/service information to the carriers and customer reps
  • HSE Compliance, audit and engagement with specific carriers and customer as required
  • Reports all incidents, accidents, environmental issues to the Location Manager, local HSE advisor and customer for investigation
  • Perform other duties as assigned    

Please express your interest by email with your resume attached to: 

 We thank all who apply; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.Ryder is an equal opportunity employer.

Contact Information

Posting Date: 06-Jan-2017Transportation Permanent, Full-Time Open 1 ASAP
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