Petroleum Manager

Slocan Valley Co-operative Association
Posted 22 days ago
Full Time

Job Description

The Slocan Valley Co-operative Association is hiring a Petroleum Manager at our Castlegar Petroleum Department in Genelle, BC.

Who we are:

Co-op does business differently. As a co-operative, we believe in working together to serve Western Canadians, delivering profits back to our communities and investing in sustainable growth. To learn more about who we are and how you can help bring our brand to life, visit us at

What you’ll do:

Maintain service standards by positively leading, coaching, and motivating the Petroleum Team Members. Maintain member-client and Tempo independent dealer satisfaction through regular, direct contact. Develop sales volume in petroleum, oil & lubricant deliveries, and cardlock. Provide operational direction and support the implementation of programs and policies related to loss prevention, health & safety, human resources, asset protection, budget development, and business planning. Demonstrate the positive day-to-day behaviours and actions that align with, and strengthen Slocan Valley Co-operative’s vision, mission, values, brand, and focus on safety. Why it matters:

Our team provides a range of products and services to support our member-owners. Through the work that we do with our Castlegar Petroleum Department, as well as our Slocan Park Gas Bar and Grocery Convenience Department, we help to fuel and feed communities. This work helps to generate benefits to our member-owners, and regular contributions to the communities in which we operate.

Who you are:

You are looking for a career in Petroleum Management and Customer Sales and:

You have a clean driver’s abstract and no criminal record. You have a Class 1 license (preferred) or Class 3 with airbrake endorsement. You are a high school graduate or have equivalent experience. You have minimum 5 – 8 years of experience in a retail environment with the successful candidate having extensive petroleum experience. You have experience in developing relationships with external and internal customers on complex issues and transactions. You have experience and proven leadership in coaching and providing constructive feedback to other team members. You have the ability to control operating costs, maximize operational efficiency, and improve sales and profit margin growth using effective marketing skills. You are highly organized, honest, and trustworthy, are results-oriented and strive to be the best in what you do. You believe in building relationships and collaborating to deliver solutions that matter most, and you recognize the value that different perspectives bring to meet shared objectives. Co-op values its employees with a Total Rewards compensation package incorporating a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package, an employer-contributed pension plan, and recognition programs for service. We encourage our Team Members to take advantage of learning opportunities, to grow and develop and to foster a culture of teamwork and innovation.

At Co-op, we embrace diversity and inclusion, and we’re working to create a workplace that is as diverse as the communities we serve. We support and provide an environment that allows all to bring their whole selves to work.

Slocan Valley Co-op is located in the West Kootenay region of south-east British Columbia, providing goods and services via our Grocery Convenience and Gas Bar department in Slocan Park, and our Bulk Petroleum & Lubricants department in Castlegar, serving over 2,600 active member-owners. We will be experiencing growth in a number of ways in the near future and are excited for what that will bring to the many communities in our region.

Please note that safety-sensitive positions may require pre-employment alcohol and substance testing, and final selection will be subject to clearing a criminal record check.

Apply online by visiting by August 19, 2022 or contact us at for more information.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected to continue in the recruitment process will be contacted.

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