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J.D. Irving, Limited is currently seeking candidates for the position of Fleet Coordinator to be located in Saint John, New Brunswick. This is a great career growth opportunity for recent post-secondary graduates.

The Job:

  • Coordinate and schedule round wood and chip trucks using dispatch software
  • Update dispatch software to reflect actual load and unloading times
  • Ensure all information is entered accurately to facilitate payroll and billing
  • Professionally manage issues raised by drivers
  • Manage availability of drivers and equipment to maximize efficiencies
  • Provide directions to trucks and destination locations
  • Identify cost saving opportunities to exceed customer and operational expectations
  • Promote and support all safety initiatives
  • Prepare reports for management


Your Qualifications:

  • Education: Post-secondary education
  • Years of Experience: <2 years' experience in a related field (logistics, coordination, scheduling, administration, etc)
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office (i.e. Excel, Outlook, Word)
  • Able to learn computer software programs and use new technologies

  • Strong multi-tasking skills
  • Self-starter with ability to work alone
  • Strong verbal communication skills
  • Adaptable to constantly changing priorities
  • Bilingualism is an asset

Work Schedule:

  • 45 hours/week on a weekly rotating schedule (M-F)
  • Includes morning, afternoon, and night shifts

The Company:

At J.D. Irving, Limited, you are part of an energetic team of professionals who lead with integrity and are passionate about achieving results.  With a culture that nurtures talent and creates an inclusive workplace, you can grow your career across our diverse operating divisions.


Founded in 1882, J. D. Irving, Limited is a large diversified enterprise based in Saint John, New Brunswick with a team of over 16,000 (FTE) in Canada, the United States, and select international jurisdictions. Our operations span the forestry, transportation, retail, shipbuilding, food & agriculture, consumer products, and construction industries.

How to Apply:


If you are interested in applying for a future Shipping, Supply, & Logistics career opportunity with JDI, please click the “Apply Now” button and complete the online application form. A resume of past experience is required; a cover letter is not.


What to Expect:


All applications will be reviewed by one of our recruiters. If the recruiter sees a potential opportunity (current or future) that matches your skills and experience, you will be contacted to discuss your qualifications, desired work location, and fit within the JDI group of companies. Only those candidates who have the necessary qualifications will be contacted.


We appreciate your interest in our company!  To learn more about our products and services, click here.




J.D. Irving, Limited is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.

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