[sust-mar] Logistics Product Specialist, f/t, Afishionado Fishmongers, Halifax, Nova Scotia

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Position: Logistics Product Specialist
Organization: Afishionado Fishmongers
Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia

Logistical Services Specialist

Afishionado is a community-minded fishmongers that is dedicated to bringing the fishing traditions of Nova Scotia back to the plates of consumers. For us, knowing the story behind the fish we sell is important. We follow Ocean Wise http://www.oceanwise.ca/ certification as our main guide, a classification that ensures responsibility to a fishery's abundance and catch method. Any Afishionado products that don't have that certification, such as our wild Atlantic halibut and cod, are fished using hook and line caught methods. As much as possible we maintain close relationships with those who catch our fish, and work hard to help foster a fair, transparent and sustainable exchange of seafood in the Maritimes from the ocean all the way to your plate.


$15/hr hour, 34 hours a week

• Wednesday- 9am-4pm,
• Thursday- Friday, 9am-7pm,
• Saturday- 9am – 1pm

Terms of Employment:

6 month contract, Full Time, Overtime will be required

Work Conditions:

Fast-paced environment, physically demanding,

Work Location:

Based in Halifax, driving to different parts of the Maritimes regularly. Driver’s license required. Various Locations

Job Brief:

We are looking for an enthusiastic and responsible individual to promote Afishionado products to existing and potential restaurant customers, distribute products promptly and safely to Afishionado customers while providing them with an exceptional customer experience. You will also be responsible for retrieving product from suppliers throughout the Maritimes, when needed. You will represent Afishionado in a professional and knowledgeable manner with the aim to supplying HRM restaurants and individuals with the best sustainably sourced seafood available.


• Valid driver’s license and clean driving record. Must have been driving for 5 + years.
• Restaurant/Retail or food service experience
• Capacity to use Excel, Word and basic software set up functions, data entry
• Regular driving experience, with previous insurance

• Excellent organizational and time management skills
• Basic math skills
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Performing physical activities
• Ability to work autonomously
• Ability to lift 45 lbs


Order fulfillment 
• Collect payments and invoice from mobile device
• Inform customers about new products and services
• Sales to local HRM restaurants: take and record orders when necessary or direct wholesale customers to the wholesale contact
• Research and learn detailed information about products Afishionado offers
• Direct feedback and questions to supervisors, as needed, and resolve complaints when possible

• Plan out route and schedule daily and adapt plan to account for changes in schedule that arise during the day.
• Communicate with suppliers and headquarters about last minute pick ups and drop offs
• Communicate with courier services, when needed
• Load, unload, prepare, inspect and operate delivery van
• Perform pre trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle
• Complete logs and reports: including temperature logs and vehicle maintenance logs
• Help fine tune delivery driver SOP, when appropriate

Such other tasks as may be assigned by Afishionado from time to time.

To apply:

Please submit applications, including a cover letter and CV to: 
hello at afishionado.ca

Deadline to apply June 15th. Position will start immediately.


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