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Canadian Pacific Railway Supervisor Operations - Intermodal - Vaughan in Vaughan, Canada

  • Req ID: 75248

  • Department: Market Strategy & Asset Management

  • Job Type: Full-Time

  • Position Type: Non-Union

  • Location: Vaughan, Ontario

  • Country: Canada

  • % of Travel: 0-10%

  • of Positions: 1

  • Job Available to: Internal & External

  • Deadline to apply: 03/25/2019

Canadian Pacific is a transcontinental railway in Canada and the United States with direct links to major ports on the west and east coasts. CP provides North American customers a competitive rail service with access to key markets in every corner of the globe. CP is growing with its customers, offering a suite of freight transportation services, logistics solutions and supply chain expertise. Visit cpr.ca to see the rail advantages of CP. For more on our purpose, culture, and strategy, visit cpr.ca/en/about-cp.

PURPOSE OF POSITION:

As the Supervisor Operations you will plan, coordinate direct and control all outside operations within the Intermodal terminal ensuring trains are received, loaded and/or unloaded in accordance with the policies, guidelines and established plans and priorities while meeting on-time performance and minimizing cost.

POSITION ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Direct yard processes to safely meet train schedules, desired foot/feu targets, customer, dispatch, Field Operations and Mechanical and Engineering needs;

  • Direct people responsible to carry out the necessary yard processes;

  • Accountable for delivering instructions for train movements within terminal to Operating crews;

  • Coordinate all train, yard, hostler, lifter and truck movements within the yard;

  • Update OASIS and TMS, TYES and Nexus on a regular basis;

  • Ensure all documentation is accurate, complete and properly communicated to those who require the information as well as the next Supervisor Operations on shift;

  • Resolve non-compliance crew issues and/or opportunities for process improvement, or escalate to manager as appropriate;

  • Perform proficiency and efficiency tests and other safety activities to meet required standards;

  • Inventory management of terminals in their area of responsibility;

  • Ensure compliance to all policies, directives, rules and regulations;

  • Liaise with other groups as required;

  • Accountable for the safe execution of all terminal plans set forth.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must possess a High School diploma or GED;

  • Previous railroad experience would be considered an asset;

  • Ability to drill down, understand root cause and resolve complex issues;

  • High proficiency in OASIS, TMS, MS Office Outlook, Word, and basic Excel;

  • Understanding of applicable Collective Agreement;

  • Problem-solving capability;

  • High level communication skills;

  • Ability to embrace constructive criticism;

  • Willing to be available as required on a 7x24 basis.

WHAT CP HAS TO OFFER:

  • Flexible and competitive benefits package

  • Competitive company pension plan

  • Employee Share Purchase Plan

  • Performance Incentive Program

  • Annual Fitness Subsidy

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

As an employer with national presence, the possibility does exist that the location of your position may be changed based on organizational requirements.

Medical Requirements: CP is committed to the safety and health of its employees and the general public. This position is considered a safety critical; all new hires will be required to complete a pre-employment medical evaluation that includes a vision, hearing, drug screening and pre-employment physical.

Background Investigation:

The successful candidate will need to successfully complete the following clearances:

  • Criminal history check

  • Reference check

Management Conductor Program:

Becoming a qualified conductor or locomotive engineer is the single best way for a management employee to learn the business at CP. You may be required to obtain a certification or to maintain your current certification/qualification as a conductor or locomotive engineer.

CP is an equal opportunity employer committed to the principles of employment equity and inclusion. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals. All applicant information will be managed in accordance with the federal Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act ("PIPEDA").

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