Operations Manager



  • Supply Chain & Operations
  • Job Code: 9P7787741015
  • Posted: October 31, 2018
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Are you a university graduate with strong business acumen and previous experience working in heavy industry? Read on!

On behalf of our valued client, the David Aplin Group is pleased to be recruiting for an Operations Manager position available immediately in Vancouver, BC. 

Reporting to the Senior Operations Manager, the successful candidate will enhance cross functionality of multiple materials production, distribution and logistical operations throughout coastal BC.

This is an exceptional opportunity for a strategic thinking, collaborative operations leader to step into a multi-unit role which is both challenging and rewarding. Our client is looking for someone who’s able to balance professionalism and decisiveness with collaboration and engagement, in order to take an already high-performing team to the next level of operational excellence and continuous improvement. 

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Degree/Diploma in Engineering, Business/Commerce, Supply Chain or Operations Management
  • Heavy Industry Experience (mobile equipment operations, bulk materials/aggregates handling)
  • Capacity for career development towards executive leadership/management
  • Experience in leading and empowering a team of multiple direct and indirect reports
  • Able to build structure and processes for maintenance planning and materials management
  • Proficient with MS Office Suite, able to develop financial reports and PowerPoint presentations

Interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to apply ASAP for consideration. The successful candidate will be provided a highly competitive compensation package inclusive of a base salary >100k, bonus opportunities, extended health and dental benefits, RRSP matching and company vehicle/allowance. Most importantly this position will provide the opportunity (and expectation) of continued and long term career advancement with an industrial market leader amidst their ever-growing regional, national and international operations.  

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Peter Charles, Consultant, Aplin Supply Chain Management. Visit our website at www.aplin.com to view our job opportunities, career tips and tools. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


If this is your first introduction to us, we invite you to become one of our satisfied candidates. David Aplin Group has been Canadian owned since 1975. Our professional consultants are passionate about helping you find a fulfilling job or career and ensuring your complete satisfaction with our process. Our proven track record, nearly four decades long, is largely due to our team of highly skilled and successful specialists. Through superior service and a commitment to long-term relationships, we provide deep specialization in core areas for complete recruiting and HR solutions across Canada - all from one source. We look forward to exceeding your expectations!

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Peter Charles

Supply Chain & Operations / Engineering & Technical / Forestry



  • 778.372.3486
  • pcharles@aplin.com

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