Job Title: Trader
Company: Viking Forest Products, LLC
Come join Viking Forest Products, LLC, one of the top North American wholesalers of softwood lumber, panels and building materials. We are based in Eden Prairie, MN and sell throughout North America. We are looking for bright, highly motivated, competitive, self-starting individuals who want no restrictions on potential earnings.
We have immediate trader trainee positions open in multiple departments. You will learn the ins and outs of our business by starting out in a salary position in our logistics division. From there you will transition into a trader assistant where you will work hand in hand with traders on the trading floor and learn the daily responsibilities of being a trader. Your initial duties in the logistics division will be booking loads from mills to customers, while working closely with traders to provide the best possible service for our suppliers and customers. Once the trainee process is complete, you will transition into a full-time trading role that evolves into a 100% commission base once you have established a sustainable book of business. This is a position that requires a self-starting mindset, lends itself to very competitive and ambitious individuals and rewards these individual with limitless earning potential.
Viking Forest Products can offer you the opportunity to learn about trading lumber commodities, see the effects of supply and demand, and learn the logistics of how products are moved via truck and rail throughout the country. We are building our traditional lumber commodity business, as well as growing our non-commodity lumber business and non-wood building materials businesses both domestically and globally.
We are interested in talking to juniors, seniors or recent graduates seeking full-time employment in a dynamic industry. If interested, please contact Tom Hamilton or Jack Emmer at 800-733-3801.