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Lehigh Hanson Scale Operator in Calgary, Alberta

AutoReqId: 12491BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Distribution

Primary Location: Calgary-AB

Job Posting:

Lehigh Hanson is North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mix concrete, and asphalt. We have hundreds of plants and thousands of employees working across the United States and Canada. We are also part of Heidelberg Cement Group, one of the world’s largest building materials companies.

Inland concrete is looking for a hardworking, independent and reliable Scale Operator to join our operations team. The Scale Operator is based in Calgary, Alberta and reports directly to the Transportation Supervisor. This position is full time with overtime, applicants must have own transportation and be able to work weekends.

What you’ll get to do:

  • Manage the scale house, weigh, and dispatch trucks, ensuring that all trucks leave with the correct product and weight

  • Maintains radio communication and acting as a key connection with loader operators, drivers, and other plant personnel

  • Enter customer information into multiple systems, including JWS

  • Produce daily reports

  • Answer phones, promote excellent customer service, offer product information and pricing to drop-in customers, as well as provide initial safety instruction to visitors

  • Manage customer billing, including compiling, preparing, and reconciling invoices and tickets

  • Make deposits and reconcile daily cash sales and petty cash

  • Provide administrative and operational support as required

  • Provide Pit safety orientations to all visitors and haulers

Essential Experience and Skills:

  • Relevant experience and transferrable skills aligned with the accountabilities of the role

  • A well-developed customer service focus and a positive attitude

  • Comfortable working in a challenging, team orientated, and computer-based environment

  • Highly organized with the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications

  • Very effective oral and written communication skills

  • High School diploma or equivalent

Preferred Experience and Skills:

  • 3-5 years’ experience in a manufacturing or distribution environment

  • Experience in the Aggregates, Construction, or Transportation industry

  • JWS experience a plus, but not required

Work Environment:

Role operates primarily at manufacturing location where the conditions include moving mechanical equipment, inclement weather, heat, humidity, and elevated noise levels.

What we have to offer:

  • Competitive base salary

  • Highly competitive benefits programs

  • Pension plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions and RRSP options


Winter hours: 7am-3pm with the potential of earlier start times depending on customer’s needs.

Summer hours: 7am – 5pm with potential of earlier starts and later end times depending on customer’s needs.

Saturday & Sunday work throughout the summer and sometimes in the winter depending on customer’s needs.

Lehigh Hanson is a drug free workplace

Our pre-employment process includes: reference checks, a medical including drug & alcohol testing, and a criminal record and drivers abstract check may be required.