Logistics Specialist

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  • Calgary
  • Contract
  • Oil & Gas
NES Fircroft is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the oil & gas Industry.

Our client is seeking a Logistics Specialist for a 6-month contract located in Calgary, AB.  


  • Understanding key parameters of a trucking plan as it pertains to fracturing operations.
  • Monitoring real time dashboards to identify deviations from trucking plan.
  • Generating trucking demand in logistics/dispatch software and assigning these loads to carriers.
  • Understanding logistics plan for all active jobs for assigned area.
  • Oversight of carrier performance and truck schedule optimization.
  • Provide prompt communication and issue resolution with carriers, as necessary.
  • Adjust truck schedules as necessary to minimize the impact of issues that may arise.
  • Understanding of the “total landed cost” scenario for a particular job and providing feedback to improve efficiency and reduce costs.
  • Focuses on innovation and creating efficiencies.
  • Some travel expectations.
  • Other Duties: This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this position.  Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

  • 2-5 years in a logistics or trucking dispatch related role considered and asset
  • Dispatch software experience considered an asset
  • Prior Frac or oilfield experience considered and asset
  • Microsoft Office 365

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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