Office Assistant/Receptionist

Company description

Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc. is a company of diverse businesses unified by shared values and vision. We serve the agriculture, mining, industrial and water reclamation markets with a broad range of products and technologies, worldwide. Serving these customers well is a passion and a commitment-one which the people of Tessenderlo Kerley find rewarding, empowering and meaningful.

If you want the work you do to make a positive impact on the world in which we live, working alongside innovative, quality-focused people of vision, then Tessenderlo Kerley is the right place for you.

Job description

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Are you ready to take on the role of Office Assistant/Receptionist and be the heartbeat of our department’s daily operations?

We're looking for a seasoned Office Assistant/Receptionist who thrives in a fast-paced environment, juggles tasks with ease, and has the resilience to conquer any challenge that comes their way.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Orchestrating office schedules, appointments, and calendars with precision.
  • Communication Excellence, by managing correspondence, including phones, emails, and mail, with the utmost professionalism.
  • Assisting in preparing reports and presentations, and maintaining data integrity.
  • Operate as a key organization specialist by establishing and maintaining filing systems and overseeing office supplies.
  • Operate in an event coordination capacity by planning and executing office events and meetings with a keen eye for detail.
  • Coordinate travel arrangements, lodging, and transportation for team members.
  • Backup office management support: Providing backup assistance to the Office Services Manager for a seamlessly functioning office environment.
  • Team Collaboration: Offering general administrative support to team members and other departments.

Key Competencies for Success:

πŸš€ Initiative and Autonomy: A self-starter with a proactive approach, you take ownership of your responsibilities.

πŸ’ͺ Resilience and Determination: Facing challenges with fortitude, you exhibit resilience and a strong work ethic.

🎯 Objective Decision-Making: Your decision-making is objective, guided by a commitment to excellence.

🌐 Adaptability and Agility: Thriving in a dynamic environment, you seamlessly adapt to changing demands.

πŸ”„ Flexibility and Openness: Your flexibility allows you to navigate through tasks with ease, embracing new opportunities.

πŸ›€οΈ Commitment to Longevity: As a professional committed to growth, you bring stability and dedication, avoiding frequent job transitions.


What we need from you:

  • A High School degree or GED, complemented by proven experience in an office setting with relevant working experience.
  • Mastery of MS Office, particularly Excel and PowerPoint, is essential.
  • Skillful at prioritizing tasks efficiently and managing time effectively.
  • Precision and problem-solving abilities are underscored by an acute attention to detail.
  • Robust organizational skills, capable of multitasking effectively.
  • Ability to work independently and manage through interruptions.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills for fostering effective working relationships.
  • A willingness to learn new skills, coupled with adaptability to evolving responsibilities.
  • Proficiency in Spanish is considered an advantageous asset.

Work Environment:

🏒 Professional Setting: This role operates within the confines of a sophisticated office environment, reflecting our commitment to excellence.

πŸ•’ Business Hours: Standard business hours apply, with occasional overtime as the need arises.

If you are a professional seeking a challenging yet rewarding administrative role, we invite you to apply and become a key player in our organization's success. Elevate your career with us – where professionalism meets engagement. Submit your application now.


Why join Tessenderlo Kerley:

Working at Tessenderlo Kerley

  • Work/life balance
  • Fun and rewarding environment
  • Learning, development and teamwork
  • Community involvement/outreach
  • Challenging and meaningful work

Benefits & Rewards:

  • Medical-Dental-Vision-Prescription (low employee premiums!)
  • 401(k) plan with dollar-for-dollar matching, up to the first 5% of employee contribution
  • 401(k) Company Retirement Contribution at year-end at up to 4% of annual base salary
  • Short-Term Incentive awards based on measured performance criteria
  • Life Insurance – 2x Annual Base Salary
  • Paid vacation and sick time, and 10 paid holidays per year
  • Tuition Reimbursement - up to $5,000 per calendar year (non-taxable)
  • Adoption Assistance - up to $7,500 in reimbursement assistance
  • Childbearing and parental leave 
  • Business Travel Life & Accident Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Telemedicine program - for you and your dependents
  • Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Company referral program

Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

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