Advisor, Planning and Dispatch REISSUE

Information Technology
Oil & Gas
North Bay, Ontario
Job ID:
Krishna Ganth

Our client in North Bay, ON is looking to hire an Advisor of Planning and Dispatch for a 12-month contract.

Core Responsibilities:

The Advisor of Planning and Dispatch is responsible for the identification, development, and delivery of training for all front line staff in conjunction with the additional duties listed below:

  • Identify, develop and deliver training for all front line staff which may include system and process training, emergency call handling, meter accreditation, annual safety training, etc.
  • Work jointly with the Planning Supervisor to develop recommendations on employee performance, discipline, and hiring decisions.
  • Monitor work to ensure compliance to company processes.
  • Manage departmental staffing requirements to ensure operational needs are met.
  • Participate on various projects typically relating to internal process/productivity improvements.
  • Act as the Planning Supervisor and assume all responsibilities and accountabilities of the Planning Supervisor during absences such as vacation, training, illnesses as assigned.

Must Haves:

  • Post-secondary education or equivalent field operations work experience
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience, preferably working in field operations.
  • Exceptionally strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to influence and lead frontline staff
  • Able to communicate and interact with a variety of internal stakeholders.
  • Strong conceptual, analytical and problem solving skills are required.
  • Crisis management and related decision making skills required.
  • Must be able to adapt training practices based on a variety of different learning styles.

Nice to Haves:

  • University degree would be an asset
  • Labour Relations exposure would be an asset.
  • Experience in a supervision/management capacity is preferred.

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