Vehicle Processing Centre Manager, Nanaimo, British Columbia
Western Stevedoring is pleased to announce the launch of a new vehicle processing operation at the Nanaimo
Assembly Wharf in Nanaimo, British Columbia. The first intake of vehicles will be arriving in January 2019. Western
is currently seeking an energetic and experienced individual to play a key role in the set-up, management and
supervision of this new business venture - from the ground up. Take advantage of this great opportunity to put
your stamp on shaping this new business.
The new Vehicle Processing Centre operation will be a division of Western Stevedoring, a general stevedoring
contractor providing services throughout British Columbia ports for more than seven decades and operator of
Lynnterm, a first-class break-bulk facility, located in North Vancouver. In addition to its Mainland operation,
Western also operates throughout Vancouver Island and Northern BC. This new operation will involve the
processing of vehicles received by vessel from Europe and other origins and preparation for delivery to auto
dealerships in Western Canada.
The Manager Vehicle Processing will provide leadership to and direct the Vehicle Processing Centre operations and
customer service team in making key strategic decisions in the delivery of exceptional customer service while
meeting our partners needs. The ideal candidate will possess the relevant combination of professional and
academic experience, complemented by a proven track record of managing in a multi-faceted business.
Candidates will have demonstrated experience and success in setting up and directing comparable operations in a
unionized environment, fiscal and resource management and preferably have a deep understanding of logistics
management serving the auto trade.
This challenging position requires exceptional interpersonal and team building skills, creative problem solving and
innovative thinking. While working independently, the successful candidate will demonstrate a collaborative style,
sound conflict management skills and an ability to work effectively under pressure.
To ensure full consideration, applications need to be submitted by April 30, 2018. Applications require a formal
applications will be held in strict confidence.
While we thank all qualified individuals for their interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Western Stevedoring is an equal opportunity employer.