Hiring CNC Shift Swing Operator in Woodland, WA!

Redwood Plastics and Rubber is seeking a Swing Shift CNC Operator to join our growing team in Woodland, WA.  Redwood Swing Shift  is a 4 days per week and 10 hrs per day (Mon – Thur 3:00pm to 1:30am) schedule.

Primary responsibilities include reading and analyzing blueprints, reading G-Code, machining plastics and steel, communicating material and/or program needs, and executing quality control. Focus should be placed on collaborating with supervisors, management, and other team members to achieve company goals and KPI’s. As a CNC Operator, your actions will directly impact manufacturing and therefore the success of our team and the company.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Balance excellent safe working habits with a healthy sense of urgency.
  • Execute all work orders relative to the schedule and due dates that are set by our scheduling department.
  • Embrace collaboration, accept suggestions, and embrace a mentality of continual improvement.
  • Organize the production area’s workflow. Ensure resources are effectively utilized.
  • Be accountable for final product quality.
  • Lead by example.  Safety and production begin with you.
  • Maintain a clean and organized work space.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Skills & Experience:

  • Excellent spoken and written English is required.
  • Able to lift 75 lbs is required.
  • 2+ years of CNC machining experience or equivalent knowledge is required.
  • G-code interpretation experience is required.
  • A strong understanding of drawing interpretation is required.
  • Specific experience in machining plastic is a huge asset.
  • Mastercam/CAD Experience preferred.
  • Multi-axis experience preferred.
  • Sub Spindle and complex setup experience preferred.
  • Experience in machining steels and other metals preferred.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills preferred.
  • Outstanding organizational skills and attention to detail required.

Please email careers@redwoodplastics.com if you’re interested with your resume and cover letter.

Thank you for all your applications but only ideal candidates will be contacted.

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Lots Of Hiring In Langley, BC!

We are on a spring hiring binge at our Langley, British Columbia sales office! We’re looking to fill a total of four positions:

  • Warehouse Supervisor
  • Shipper
  • Accounting Support
  • Sales Estimating

A description of each position follows. If you’re interested, please email your resume and coverletter to careers@redwoodplastics.com

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Redwood Plastics and Rubber is seeking a Shipper to join our warehousing team. This position is responsible for shipping, receiving and other tasks related to the transportation and handling of goods.

 Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Ship product to customers domestically and internationally. Shipment quantities vary day by day based on productions capacity.
  • Coordinate carriers for inbound and outbound freight.
  • Deal with imports and exports shipped to and from the company; work with customs officials to ensure compliance.
  • Work with the warehousing team to minimize shortages and improve inventory holdings.
  • Inspect incoming and outgoing shipments to ensure the accuracy, completeness, and condition of shipments.
  • Process all required paperwork and maintain adequate records for reporting and tracking of shipped and received product.
  • Ensure that shipments contain proper documentation and if multiple items per shipment, ensure item lists are complete.
  • Track shipments and verify receipts of shipments as required.
  • Study shipping notices, bills of lading, invoices, orders, and other records to determine shipping priorities, and shipping methods required to meet shipping and receiving schedules.
  • Operate forklift, hand truck, or other equipment to load, unload, transport, and store goods.
  • Perform all functions of the job safely.
  • Maintain a clean and organized work space.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Skills & Experience:

  • Minimum 2 years of direct work experience in shipping, and logistics.
  • Experience in warehousing, inventory control, and/or transportation management.
  • Strong working knowledge of ERP systems and MS Office Suite.
  • Experience in working with third-party logistics providers.
  • Excellent spoken and written English is a must
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and relationship management skills
  • Possesses outstanding organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Able to lift 50 lbs

 Notes:

  • Redwood Plastics and Rubber offers competitive salary packages, medical and retirement benefits, a positive work environment, and career advancement opportunities.
  • Compensation will be determined based on qualifications and experience.

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Title: Warehouse Supervisor                                                                                         Location: Langley, BC

Reports to: Production Manager

POSITION SUMMARY

Due to growth at our Vancouver Head Office we are adding to our leadership team. We’re looking for the best and brightest to take our Warehouse department to the next level.

The Warehouse Supervisor is responsible for planning, coordinating and executing the day-to-day activities of all Warehouse activities and leading the team of 4 – 6 employees in the following work areas: Picking, Packing, Receiving, Shipping, Returns, Inventory Control and Documentation.

The Warehouse, is a fast-paced environment that sees over 1,000 unique orders shipped directly and via intercompany transfer per month. It includes managing care and control over $3m worth of inventory in both stock shapes and finished parts.

If you have passion and expertise in distribution, shipping and receiving, forklift operation, or picking and packing, Redwood Plastics & Rubber is the company for you.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manages department budget spending to target goals.
  • Responsible to ensure over 1,000 orders per month are shipped both directly to customers and to our other North American divisions with 100% accuracy
  • Managing physical control of $3M+ inventory that includes over 2,000 stock items with the expectation that it is accurately tracked
  • Works with all other departments including manufacturing, operations, purchasing, sales, to ensure our customer expectations are being met.
  • Responsible for contributing to and executing on the department operational plan.
  • Freight Scheduling and Logistics including parcel, LTL, Container Shipments, receiving, restock, inter-company transfers).
  • Asset management including safety, maintenance scheduling, training and safe operation of Forklifts, Pickers and other equipment within department.
  • Responsible and Accountable for the physical management, receipt, movement, storage, and cycle counting of all distribution inventory and warehouse stock including pick-and pack activities and FIFO activities.
  • Monitor, Collect, Report and Manage Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) that ensure the objectives of the department are being met.
  • Accountable and Responsible for maintaining a safe, clean and well-organized yard, including all yard activities such as truck-access, truck staging, loading & unloading and product staging.
  • Coordinating and organizing the flow of incoming and outgoing materials.
  • Spend time daily and weekly working hands-on in all work-areas to observe non-conformances, efficiencies, and encourage high productivity as well as heling with the workload.

SKILLS, EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • 5-8 years’ leadership experience in a warehouse environment or similar
  • 4-year college degree in is an asset
  • Create, implement and execute lean methodology
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to lead and maintain a safe, efficient and clean work environment
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs frequently
  • Flexible and adaptable with schedule which could include some weekends with occasional after hour requirements.

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Redwood Plastics and Rubber has an opportunity for a detailed Sales Estimator with excellent follow though to join our team. This position is a gateway to growth opportunities in product design, applications engineering and technical sales.

Estimator creates detailed cost estimates and proposals and coordinates order related production processes including, scheduling, design, quality, and material selection. The Estimator’s efforts will increase quote-to-order conversion through quote follow-up and analysis.

Responsibilities:

  • Quick and accurate cost estimates
  • Apply rules and methods provided by manufacturing to cost estimates and develop accurate work orders
  • Review and interpret engineering and construction drawings and specifications in conjunction with customer RFQs in order to determine project scope.
  • Perform quote follow up and analysis.
  • Maintain a positive customer experience through quality communication and a commitment to understanding of their needs. Forge lasting client relationships.
  • Collaborate with other departments in the order-related production process.
  • May be tasked with special project work.

Skills & Prerequisites:

  • Displays a basic understanding of cost estimating activities and budget generation.
  • Able to read basic drawings.
  • Possesses a solid understanding of the basic mathematics.
  • Able to excel in a fast paced, multi-disciplinary work environment.
  • Possesses a commitment to business development.
  • Working knowledge of elastomers and plastics, an asset.
  • Exceptional interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • Comfortable working in a team.
  • Exceptional track record in personal time management and team-based communication

Notes:

  • Redwood Plastics and Rubber offers competitive salary packages, medical and retirement benefits, a positive work environment, and career advancement opportunities.
  • Compensation will be determined based on qualifications and experience.

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Title: Accounts Receivable & Accounting Department Support                                                                             

Location: Langley, BC

Reports to:  Finance Manager

POSITION SUMMARY

We have an opening for an Accounts Receivable and General Support person in our head office/finance department.

This role will be part of the AR team for our group of companies and as well, provide general support for various areas of a very busy accounting department.

This will suit a natural born “helper” who is not opposed to tackling a task regardless of how big or small.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • AR customer account reconciliation, deposit posting and collections – both by phone and email
  • Reception for the accounting department and executive  team (very low call volume)
  • Process all incoming/outgoing mail and couriers
  • Manage and maintain departmental group email boxes
  • Maintain and order office supplies as required for the accounting department
  • Assist Accounts Payable team with cheque runs and filing
  • Other various duties as needed to help our busy head office/finance department run smoothly

SKILLS, EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum 3 years working experience in an office, preference will be given to those with Accounts Receivable experience
  • Extreme attention to detail and proficiency in data posting
  • Excellent multitasking and prioritizing skills
  • Computer literacy, including effective working skills of MS Word, Excel and e-mail are required.
  • Able to maintain confidential information.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills with individuals at all levels of the organization.
  • Able to deal with people tactfully and professionally at all times.
  • Strong work ethic and positive team attitude.
  • Lots of Energy!!!

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Thank you for your interest, but we will only contact candidates we have serious interest in.

Note: We are not willing to assist in relocating potential employees for any position.

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Hiring! Inside Sales (Langley, BC, Canada)

Redwood Plastics and Rubber is excited to announce we’re hiring for our inside sales division!

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Responding to quote requests from our regional sales offices
  • Consulting with manufacturing on designs
  • Creating work orders
  • On occasion liaise directly with the customers
  • Take ownership and be accountable as you track and update delivery schedules
  • Utilize the CRM system to effectively track win/close ratios
  • Perform other duties in the department as assigned

Skills/Education/Experience:

The successful candidate will have a high degree of technical aptitude, able to understand applications, customers concerns, learn and retain product knowledge, and then deliver a solution. The candidate will be a resourceful, independent, professional. In addition:

  • Will be able to read and understand technical drawings
  • Possess excellent interpersonal skills
  • Display a high degree of integrity and confidentiality
  • Skilled in negotiation, conflict resolution, and teamwork skills.
  • Be proficient with computers including MS Office. Be able to learn our inventory program.
  • Able to perform basic math (algebra, compute rate, ratios, etc)

Compensation:

The company offers excellent salary, medical, dental, retirement benefits all combined with a positive work environment and career advancement opportunities.

Compensation will be determined on qualifications and experience.

To submit your resume please email info@redwoodplastics.com

 

We’re Hiring In Langley/Aldergrove!

Redwood Plastics’ Marketing Department is excited to offer the new position of Inside Sales Support. This is a full-time position (40 hours per week, 7:30AM-4:30PM, Monday to Friday, working on-site in Aldergrove) in a role supporting our Marketing department’s initiatives. The successful applicant will coordinate and work closely with our Market Development representative but also report to the Marketing Director.

We are seeking someone who can multitask and enjoys variety in their career. The position is best suited to someone creative, detail-oriented, has the ability to organize, and prioritize, a number of tasks given throughout the day. The position requires a self-motivated individual as much of the work done will be independently. The employee will also be required to learn technical information on advanced industrial plastics quickly.

Responsibilities will include:

• Supporting supplier relationships and obtaining quotes on products
• Prospecting and market research via cold calling
• Contributing to the company’s social media presence
• Preparation and of physical mailing (either marketing campaigns or inter-company mailing of samples/literature)
• Assisting with marketing campaigns
• Customer service
• Data entry into our customer management system (CMS)
• Editing and creating emails using a marketing automation software
• Obtaining freight quotes
• Occasional content writing

The ideal applicant would have the following attributes:

• Organized with exceptional time management skills
• Excellent verbal and written communication
• Quick learner with a high degree of independence
• Highly confident and comfortable communicating on the phone, including in “cold” settings
• Able to learn and work with a high level of technical information
• Proficient with Microsoft Office
• CMS experience would be an asset
• Post-secondary educated in business or industrial distribution
• Experience in industrial distribution would be an asset

The position offers consistent hours and an excellent office working environment with the opportunity for growth. Designed for a self-motivated individual willing to take on new responsibilities. Benefits and paid vacation are offered following a 3 month probation. Compensation is based on experience.

Please submit your resume and cover letter at sales@redwoodplastics.com

Thank you for applying, but only candidates we feel are an ideal fit will be contacted.

 

Hiring in Vancouver – Technical/Industrial Inside Sales

Required:
Full-time Technical/Industrial Inside Salesperson

Company Overview:
Redwood Plastics Corporation (www.redwoodplastics.com) is one of the largest industrial plastics distributors in British Columbia. The company has provided a broad range of industrial plastic products to resource based business for over 40 years. Our success has come from empowering our employee’s to grow professionally while providing competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re ready to find a career in a positive culture and achieve your full potential with a growing industry leader, Redwood Plastics is ready for you!

Your responsibilities:
Provides pricing and delivery information.
Works with a CRM system
Works in partnership with an outside salesperson
Performs follow-up to ensure timely shipment of materials and customer satisfaction.
Resolves customer service issues. Tracks open sales orders.
Maintains strong working relationships with vendors.
Qualifications and Experience:
Minimum two years of successful inside sales experience
Industrial background an asset but not required
Able to effectively assist with customer needs based upon application
Ability to establish relationships at all levels within customer and prospect organizations.
Excellent communication skills
Proficiency with computers
We offer our Inside Sales Representatives a base salary, excellent benefits package including medical, dental, life insurance, RRSP program and a great working environment

To apply please email your resume and cover letter here. (Use the attachment button for your resume/CL).

Hiring in Vancouver – Inside and Outside Sales!

We are pleased to offer two job postings at our Vancouver, BC location. Please note that reliable transportation is required to the branch for any potential interview. We do not relocate employees or supply transportation to the interview for any candidates.

Thank you for your interest.

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Required:
Full-time Industrial – Inside Salesperson

Company Overview:
Redwood Plastics Corporation (www.redwoodplastics.com) is one of the largest industrial plastics distributors in British Columbia. The company has provided a broad range of industrial plastic products to resource based business for over 40 years. Our success has come from empowering our employee’s to grow professionally while providing competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re ready to find a career in a positive culture and achieve your full potential with a growing industry leader, Redwood Plastics is ready for you!

Your responsibilities:
Provides pricing and delivery information
Works with a CRM system to track quotations
Works in partnership with an outside salesperson
Performs follow-up to ensure timely shipment of materials and customer satisfaction
Resolves customer service issues. Tracks open sales orders
Maintains strong working relationships with vendors
Qualifications and Experience:
Minimum two years of successful inside sales experience
Industrial background an asset but not required
Able to effectively assist with customer needs based upon application
Ability to establish relationships at all levels within customer and prospect organizations.
Excellent communication skills
Proficiency with computers
We offer our Inside Sales Representatives a base salary, excellent benefits package including medical, dental, life insurance, and RRSP program.

Please apply through e-mail, fax 604-607-6010 or in person at 26688-56th Avenue, Langley, BC.

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Required:
Full- time Technical/Industrial Outside Salesperson

Company Overview:
Redwood Plastics Corporation (www.redwoodplastics.com) is one of the largest industrial plastics distributors in British Columbia. The company has provided a broad range of industrial plastic products to resource based business for over 40 years. Our success has come from empowering our employee’s to grow professionally while providing competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re ready to find a career in a positive culture and achieve your full potential with a growing industry leader, Redwood Plastics is ready for you!

Your responsibilities:
In this position, your primary responsibility will be to assist customers in implementing our products into various types of applications in the Abbotsford, Hope, Vancouver, Delta Annacis Island / Sunshine coast, Whistler area
Generating profitable revenue growth through established customers and genetrating new customers
Communicating effectively as a team player with your inside sales team so your customers receive fast and superior service
Making on-site sales visits to connect with customers
Effective sales reporting in a CRM system to management team

Qualifications and Experience:
Minimum two years of successful outside sales experience
Established customer relationships
Able to effectively assess customer needs, present products and solutions, and close sales
Proven ability to independently develop new business, build repeat business and manage a sales territory
Ability to establish relationships at all levels within customer and prospect organizations
Excellent presentation and communication skills
Ability to self-start and work independently
Proficiency with personal computers, Internet, PowerPoint and other Microsoft Office products
Reliable transportation (car allowance, expenses for travel is provided)

We offer our Outside Sales Representatives a base + commission structure (no earnings cap), excellent benefits package including medical, dental, life insurance, and RRSP program.

PLEASE EMAIL ALL RESUMES TO Sales @Redwoodplastics.com (remove space between ‘sales’ and ‘@’ this was separated for anti-spam reasons)

Hiring in Langley for Inside Sales

Redwood Plastics is looking for a full time Technical Inside Sales Representative. This position is responsible for taking proactive steps to generate new business. The position reports to the Marketing Director but will work collaboratively with other sales managers.

Responsibilities include a mix of both marketing and sales activities:

  • Following up on marketing leads to identify new sales opportunities
  • Make cold calls to prospective new accounts, focusing on understanding the customer’s needs, developing a rapport, and handing the lead to an outside sales representative at the right time
  • Keeping the company’s social media marketing channels current and topical

The ideal candidate for this position would be described as follows:

  • 1 to 2 years experience in a similar inside sales role
  • excellent copywriting skills
  • has an eye to detail and can QA your own work
  • can easily develop a rapport on the phone with potential new customers
  • comfortable with common office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.)
  • experience working with CRM applications

Please submit a current resume to sales@redwoodplastics.com. Compensation: Salary based on experience with bonuses. Full benefits after 3 months.