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.

  • Soil Sampling Technician - Seasonal

    The Neerlandia Co-op 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 Co-op endeavors to ensure that our employees feel like they are always treated fairly and part of our team!

    The Neerlandia Co-op Agro Department is looking to fill two (2), full-time seasonal Soil Sampling Technician positions, see below for a description of responsibilities and requirements.

    Location: Barrhead County (and surrounding areas)

    Employment:

    • 3-5 months – fall season 
    • Available for up to 40+ hours/week
    • Available to work weekdays and weekends

    Reporting to the Agro Department, you will be assigned to the collecting of core soil samples from growers’ fields. Using vehicles equipped with GPS technology, you will be responsible for ensuring quality control of core samples and accurate recording of sample information.

     

    Duties may include the following:

    • Travel to assigned rural locations to take core soil samples from grower’s fields;
    • Record sample data accurately using the latest technology;
    • Ensure quality samples retrieved, packaged and labelled appropriately
    • Meet with supervisor regularly to discuss field conditions;
    • Safe operation of motorized vehicle

    Requirements/Attributes:

    • Valid driver’s license
    • Agricultural experience considered an asset;
    • Ability to carry up to 25 kg periodically;
    • Ability to work independently
    • Strong work ethic
    • Maintain high level of integrity

    For more information contact Daniel Aarsen (daniel.aarsen@neerlandiacoop.com or 780-674-2820). 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.

  • Restaurant Cook

    The Neerlandia Co-op 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 Co-op endeavors to ensure that our employees feel like they are always treated fairly and part of our team!

    The Neerlandia Co-op Restaurant is looking to fill a full-time Cook Position, see below for a description of responsibilities and requirements.

    RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Cook breakfast, lunch and dinner alone and with a team
    • Food prep
    • Clean equipment regularly

    Requirements

    • Pro serve
    • Customer-oriented approach and patience
    • Excellent people skills
    • Positive attitude and excellent communication skills
    • Reliable
    • Organized
    • Motivated
    • Fast learner
    • Knife Skills
    • Up to date Food safe

    Able to work, mornings, days, evenings and weekends.

    Job Type: Full-time

    For more information contact Deb Wierenga (Deb.wierenga@neerlandiacoop.com or 780-674-3020 Ext. 7). If you wish to apply for the position, please apply online at www.neerlandiacoop.com or email Deb.

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

  • Sporting Goods Sales Associate

    Sporting Goods Sales Associate

    The Neerlandia Co-op 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 Co-op endeavors to ensure that our employees feel like they are always treated fairly and part of our team!

    Location: Neerlandia, County of Barrhead

    Employment:

    • Full-time or Part-time

    Neerlandia Co-op is seeking Full-Time or Part-Time Associates to join our team.  Knowledge of firearms, optics, and reloading gear is required, and computer proficiency is preferred.  We offer customers a positive store experience with personal service, so customer service skills are an asset.  If you have a passion for the outdoors including hunting and fishing and have an interest in joining our team, please email us your resume or fill in the form.

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

    Thad.vegter@neerlandiacoop.com