Job Postings

At The Neerlandia Co-op, we’re looking for energetic, motivated individuals who can consistently create welcoming, positive and memorable experiences for customers, stakeholders and fellow employees. Our employees are our success.

Our employees are the key to our success

Our Commitment

The Co-operative Retailing System (CRS) recognizes that our employees are key to
the success of our organization. We are committed to taking care of our employees and offer a variety of attractive benefits. These may include: a health care plan, learning and development opportunities, tuition reimbursement, and an employer-matched pension plan.

Advancement Opportunities

If you have the desire to grow and develop, the opportunities are endless. The CRS offers a variety of positions in a number of different areas at over 500 locations throughout Western Canada. Many of our employees started in entry-level jobs and, with training and development, were able to progress to positions of greater responsibility.

Learning and Development

The CRS offers all of our employees the training they need to develop their careers. We offer a variety of training experiences including hands-on learning and off-site seminars on a variety of topics. We are committed to promoting employees from within our organization and offer a number of programs that provide employees with the skills and knowledge they need to succeed. Find more information on the learning and development programs that we offer here.

Tuition Reimbursement

The CRS has a career that will fit your lifestyle. Whether you are a young-at-heart retiree, a stay-at-home parent looking for something to do while the kids are in school, or a student looking to make some extra money, we have the schedule that will fit your life circumstances.

The CRS is interested in assisting our employees to reach their educational goals. Employees may qualify to receive 75% tuition reimbursement upon successful completion of an approved course.

CURRENT JOB POSTINGS.

  • Server

    The Neerlandia Coop is a member-owned cooperative business located in Neerlandia Alberta. We are a diverse business that operates in the agriculture, food, home & building and energy sectors. As a cooperative, we are a community focused business that strives to always deliver excellent customer service. Our employees are our success and for that reason the Neerlandia Coop endeavors to ensure that our employees feel like they are always treated fairly and part of our team!

    The Neerlandia Coop Restaurant is looking to fill several serving positions in the restaurant, see below for a description of responsibilities and requirements.

    RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Issue bills and accept payment
    • Deal with complaints or problems with a positive attitude
    • Collaborate with other restaurant servers and kitchen/bar staff
    • Take/serve orders and answer questions or make recommendations for other products
    • Present restaurant menus and help customers select food/beverages
    • Prepare restaurant tables with special attention to sanitation and order

    Requirements

    • Pro serve
    • Customer-oriented approach and patience
    • Previous experience working in a team setting
    • Excellent people skills
    • Positive attitude and excellent communication skills
    • Reliable
    • Organized
    • Motivated
    • Fast learner

    Able to work mornings, evenings and weekends.

    Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Casual

    Salary: $15.00 to $18.00 /hour

    For more information contact our Restaurant manager Tyner (tyner.lee@neerlandiacoop.com or 780-674-3020). If you wish to apply for the position, please apply using the form below.

    We thank everyone for their interest in the position, however, only those that are selected for an interview will be contacted.

  • Licensed Heavy Duty Technician

    The Neerlandia Coop is a member owned cooperative business located in Neerlandia Alberta. We are a diverse business that operates in the agriculture, food, home & building and energy sectors. As a cooperative we are a community focused business that strives to always delibver excellent customer service. Our employees are our success and for that reason Neerlandia Coop endeavors to ensure that our employees fell like they are always treated fairly and part of our team!

    There is an immediate opening for a Licensed Heavy Duty Technician at our Parts & Service center. Ths position is full time during the week and during our busy season there is weekend and overtime work schedules available.

    We are offering a position to a successful candidate that will include competitive wages, excellent benefits, vacation pay, a great work environment and the potential for future growth. Please read through the descriptive listing below to find out if this job is right for you.

    Technical Skills:
    Ability to communicate effectively (Ability to read, write, & speak English fluently)
    Computer knowledge (Microsoft Windows & Office)
    Test parts and systems to ensure that they are working properly
    Identify mechanical problems, often by using computerized diagnostic equipment
    Follow checklists to ensure that all critical parts are examined
    Test and lubricate the vehicle’s engine and other major components
    Perform basic care and maintenance, including oil changes, tune ups, tire rotations/repairs, alignments, exhaust repairs, engine rebuilds, powertrain repair and others
    Repair or replace worn parts, such as brake pads or shoes and wheel bearings
    Disassemble and reassemble parts
    Use testing equipment to ensure that repairs and maintenance are effective
    Explain to Service Advisor the mechanical or computer problems and the repairs done on customer vehicles
    Achieve targeted margins on revenue categories
    Physically fit to perform required duties of job description
    Excellent knowledge of vehicle mechanical
    Has good knowledge of applicable laws and regulations regarding vehicle emissions, safety and the customer needs
    Has neat and legible writing

    Credentials:
    Valid high school diploma or equivalent
    Valid driver’s license
    Heavy Duty Apprentice or Ticket/Red Seal Certification
    The ability to continually learn and upgrade skill set

    General Administrative Tasks:
    Review client’s vehicle maintenance schedules consistently with every appointment
    Ability to implement & support policies, systems & procedures
    Utilize service line prioritization system provided by facility
    Maintain a clean and tidy facility / personal workstation
    Effectively collect and communicate necessary information and concerns to Service Advisor
    Keep Service Advisor informed of vehicle service progress in a timely fashion
    Ensure walk around visual inspection is performed on the vehicle at arrival time

    Teamwork:
    Ability to work well independently and as part of a team
    Conflict Resolution Skills – Is able to handle stressful situations when required
    Adhere to shop safety standards, taking all possible precautions to insure the safety and health of self and others through maintaining a safe work environment
    Understands & demonstrates the ability to accept change in a positive manner
    Displays flexibility, creativity, and an enthusiastic attitude towards team environment
    Develop & maintain positive / professional relationships with suppliers
    Attend and participate in shop meetings

    Respect:
    Displays integrity and trustworthiness
    Treats others honestly and respectfully
    Approaches others with courtesy
    Promotes equality and fairness
    Maintain office equipment and property

    Professional Conduct:
    Maintain prompt, professional, & effective communication in every aspect of business
    Desire to adhere to mandatory systems & procedures
    Expect, attend, & appreciate all forms of pertinent training
    Committed to professionalism and top performance in the automotive industry
    Meet professional appearance standards
    Demonstrates positive attitude & self-motivation
    Able to perform multiple tasks with low levels of apparent stress
    Able to perform multiple tasks with confidence, accuracy & effectiveness
    Resourceful in enhancing skills and abilities
    Must follow code of conduct as outlined by company policy. (Cursing, harassment, profanity, equipment use, discrimination, substance abuse, etc.)
    Possess strong interpersonal and adaptable skills
    Ability to work with minimal or no supervision