Strategic Development Trainee

  • Location: Grande Prairie
  • Posting Date: May 02, 2022
  • Job Order ID: 774863
  • Consultant: Sean Baker
  • Industry: Logistics / Distribution
Our client is one of Canada's leading distributors of Industrial underground pipe solutions for civil construction projects. They are looking for Strategic Development Representative to add to the team.

This is a full-time position for someone with a bit of experience working within a distribution or warehouse setting that wants to take their career to the next level. You will learn hands-on and receive the guidance, mentoring, and support you need to be successful in your career. You need to be hard-working, great with people, and able to work collaboratively in a team environment. The manager is committed and interested in investing in you – teaching you the business and the industry from the ground up.

Development Plan, Responsibilities, and Duties:
Phase 1 – Warehouse Logistics – You will learn the products our client sells and how they get from the vendor to the customer and actively participate in the warehouse logistics role to understand and provide sales support.
Phase 2 – Operations – You will actively get involved and learn front-line customer service, counter sales, order management, inventory and pricing controls, credit management, financial statements, and more…
Phase 3 – Inside Sales/Project Management – Over time you will go from helping customers with various customer service issues to managing large-scale, time-sensitive projects.
Phase 4 In this phase, you can take all of your training and determine your ideal career path.

  • Post-Secondary Education required (ie. Business, Engineering, Supply Chain)
  • Positive attitude and a results-oriented mindset
  • Work well in and support a team-based environment
  • Work well with minimal supervision as this is highly Entrepreneurial
  • Experience in retail, sports or running your own small business is an asset

A competitive salary is offered including a bonus structure, great benefits and a pension plan. Excellent career growth opportunity with a well-known industry leader. Only candidates who are currently entitled to work in Canada will be considered.

If you are looking to work for a highly regarded organization that provides tremendous opportunity for growth and stability, please reply in confidence. To apply directly please email your resume to and ensure you subject line reads exactly as follows: SDR Grande Prairie