Lafarge in Canada is proud to provide construction solutions in the buildings, infrastructure and industrial segments. These solutions are built with high performance products from our cement, aggregates, ready-mix concrete, asphalt and road construction, and concrete products divisions. From the use of alternative materials and recycling to renewable energy, Lafarge's focus is to develop innovative products that can contribute toward sustainably constructed building solutions. Lafarge takes personal growth and development to heart, and provides resources for our employees to take control of their own careers. Through our commitment to communities, to the health and safety of our employees and their families, or through the many volunteer hours of our employees, Lafarge demonstrates our care for people. If you want to work in an environment that values hard work, entrepreneurship, and collaborative teamwork, Lafarge is for you. Building Better Cities is what we do. Come Build a Better Career with us! More information can be found at www.lafarge-na.com/careers .
To supervise the operation of a concrete plant including concrete mixer drivers and plant maintenance to ensure delivery of quality product, timely delivery and customer satisfaction.
Health and Safety: Demonstrate a commitment to communicating, improving, and adhering to safety policies in all work environments and areas. Responsible for ensuring safety guideline are followed by employees on a daily basis. Correct safety issues immediately when possible, and offer employees coaching on safe work practices. Ensures all aspects of his/her role are executed in a safe manner.
HR/Coaching & Mentoring: Report to plant manager of situations that require disciplinary actions. Fosters effective employee relations. Ensure employees have a daily job list and inform them ASAP of any irregular work hours.
Environment: Demonstrate a commitment to meet/exceed environmental compliance. Have an understanding of the procedures for environmental issues such as spills, dust control, truck idling, etc are outlined in the EMS manual. Ensure spill containment is on hand at all times.
Sales: Communicate opportunities and threats to Area Manager. Communicate customer issues with plant manager and/or appropriate Lafarge employee. Ensure all COD calls are followed up on and strive to up sell all COD’s towards a VAP product.
Transportation & Logistics: Responsible for supervision of mixer drivers and mechanics on a daily basis. Responsible for concrete batch operations. Directs the activities of drivers while in the plant yard and through radio communications while on the job sites. This position requires a thorough understanding of the concrete manufacturing process. Work with mechanic to ensure efficient scheduling for routine maintenance on the plant and loader.
Administration: Manage inventory of materials and products through interface with Command and E-1, as well as coordination of daily activities. “Zero” inventory every 6 months to ensure accuracy. Performs, at a minimum, one physical inventory count each month. Orders materials for concrete components and supplies for resale.
Operations Analysis and Action Tracking: Effectively utilizes KPIs, Performance Efficiency Reviews, financial statements and operational reports to track performance, establish effective action plans and continuously improve the operations.
Plant Image: Maintains the plant in accordance with standard guidelines for plant image. Plant image includes housekeeping, parts storage, vehicles and equipment condition (cleanliness and appearance), entrance & property, and buildings.
Why work for us?
Working for Lafarge offers a wide variety of career opportunities that utilize your abilities and skills to contribute to a better world. In addition to local and global developmental opportunities, we provide employees with competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits plan, a health & wellness program with financial incentives, an extensive global e-learning platform and much more! More information can be found at www.lafarge-na.com/careers
We thank you for your interest. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. LafargeHolcim is committed to the principles of employment equity and encourages the applications from women, visible minorities, and persons with disabilities.