Customer Service

Inside Sales / Customer Service – 2 Full Time Positions Open

*Please apply in person with resume at our store*

IRL Supplies, established in 1958, is a supplier to professionals in Forestry, Mineral Exploration, Drafting, Survey, Engineering and Safety Industries. We strive to provide our customers with exceptional customer service, high quality supplies and to ensure prompt accurate delivery of orders.
IRL Supplies is based in Prince George, BC, and from this location we ship all over the world.

Job Opening – Inside Sales / Customer Service x2
Full Time Permanent Position

Duties include:

– Providing assistance to instore customers
– Processing instore and phoned in customer Orders
– Responding to customer inquiries by phone and email
– Filing.
– Stocking and Organizing inventory items.

Qualifications & Skill Requirements:

– Must be able to work weekdays as well as Saturdays
– Friendly and Outgoing personality
– Excellent communication, interpersonal, and customer service skills.
– Strong attention to detail.
– Strong time management and organizational skills .
– Ability to work in a fast paced, multi-tasking environment.
– Forestry or mining/exploration industry experience would be an asset.

How To Apply:

Please apply in person with resume and cover letter to;

IRL Supplies
610 Richard Rd.
Prince George, BC

Attn: Andrew MacKenzie

New General Manager

New GM Announcement
The owners of IRL are pleased announce the introduction of Mr Leonard Legault as the new General Manager of IRL Supplies in Prince George. Leonard brings decades of management and business experience with him, from running his own companies for 20 years. He has a strong background in Forestry, having spent much of his life involved in the industry. We know Leonard will be a benefit to IRL for years to come and welcome him enthusiastically to the company.
 
IRL Supplies has been in business for over sixty years catering to professionals in forestry, mining & geology, survey, engineering, safety and first aid and has expanded its presence in Western Canada with the purchase of Alltech in Saskatoon, SK. IRL Supplies owner, Rob Romeyn has filled the role of General Manager for over 15 years and will continue as company president as the company continues to grow.
 
As management and staff, we wish Mr Legault a warm welcome to the IRL Family!

Job Position: General Manager

FILLED

General Manager for IRL Supplies (Prince George)

 

IRL Supplies is a vibrant 60 year old company serving professionals in the Forestry, Mineral Exploration, Survey and Engineering industries in Canada and around the world from our locations in Prince George, BC and Saskatoon, SK. We are customer service driven business developed by and sustained by establishing quality relationships with the people and companies that purchase from us. IRL also has a strong manufacturing division (in Prince George) for a number of different products including Flagging Tape, Snowshoes and Silviculture Truck Canopies.

 

We are seeking an experienced, energetic general manager with excellent interpersonal skills to help guide IRL as it continues to grow into the future. The qualified individual will be a creative thinker who is driven to see continual growth for themselves, the company and those in it, they will have a proven record in managing and coaching people on an individual basis and in a team environment.

 

Responsibilities

Providing direction for the company’s Prince George location (15 to 20 employees)

Taking the lead in business planning and promoting growth strategies

The ability to write and execute business plans following the company’s Vision & Mission

Fostering a positive company culture

Overseeing management staff that look after the day to day operations

Managing and providing direction for outside sales staff

Overseeing inventory management, purchasing and  manufacturing of IRL brand products

Analyzing financial statements

Provide regular business progress reports and sales reports to the company owner

Assisting in the day to day work of the company as and when required.

 

 

Qualifications & Assets

-Minimum of 5 years experience as a General Manager or similar or;

-Minimum of 10 years experience with a combination of management roles

-Outside Sales experience

-Must be knowledgeable with analyzing financial statements

-Extensive experience in inventory management.

-Experience in establishing selling prices, tracking margins, sales analysis and negotiating product costs

-Proven record building and managing teams as well as individuals

-Field work experience highly beneficial particularly in Forestry (RPF or similar)(or alternately field geologist, environmental or Engineering).

-University or college degree, diploma or certificate related to business, management or financial management an asset

-An effective communicator, verbally and in writing, and proficient with common computer skills

 

While we list many attributes we wish to see in the successful candidate, we are not necessarily looking for the one who checks off the most boxes, we are looking for a person who can be an integral part of the IRL family, providing guidance and direction to our staff as IRL continues to grow and expand into the future. This position is ideal for an experienced General Manager who is eager to be a part of a team in a thriving company that encourages personal growth in our staff and for the company and sees opportunity in every situation.

 

Please email or drop off resume with cover letter describing your experience in confidence to:

 

Rob Romeyn

Owner and General Manager

Rob.romeyn@irlsupplies.com

 

610 Richard Rd.

Prince George, BC