Lehigh Hanson Production Supervisor in Edmonton, Alberta

AutoReqId: 7042BR

Line Of Business: Cement Operations

Department: Production

Primary Location: Edmonton-AB

Job Posting:

The Company and the Role:

Lehigh Hanson is one of the largest construction materials companies in North America with more than 550 active operations in the U.S. and Canada. Our core activities include the production and distribution of cement and aggregates, the two essential raw materials in concrete. Lehigh Hanson companies also produce ready-mixed concrete, asphalt and other concrete products.

Lehigh Hanson is part of the HeidelbergCement Group, a global leader in aggregates, cement, concrete, and other downstream activities. The Group employs over 60,000 people at more than 3,000 locations in 60 countries.

Lehigh Cement is seeking a qualified Production Supervisor.

Reporting to the Production Manager, this position is responsible for supervising a production crew following a rotating shift schedule.

This opportunity is perfect for the heavy industrial professional who is looking to grow their career with an industry leader. You will focus on leadership of a tenured and knowledgeable team as you begin your career with a proven leader in the cement and construction materials industry.

This position will reside at Lehigh Cement in Edmonton Alberta.

What you’ll get to do:

  • Daily leadership, supervision and coordination of a unionized production crew consisting of 11 employees including training, development, employee relations, daily timekeeping, and scheduling

  • Maximize production and ensure the efficient operation of the plant equipment in alignment with operational objectives

  • Monitors operations to meet pre-established production and quality standards

  • Promotes participation and ensures compliance with Group safety policies and procedures

  • Ensure compliance with environmental, process and product quality standards

  • Administer the collective bargaining agreement and company policies and procedures

  • Coordinate with the maintenance department to investigate equipment failures and resolve issues as required

  • Coordinate shift activities with other supervisors to increase continuity of operations

  • Other duties as assigned

Who we are looking for:

  • 3 - 5 years of applicable experience including the supervision of others.

  • Extensive plant/industrial knowledge – cement manufacturing background is desired

  • Minimum high school diploma with preference given to a Technical College graduate with a focus on mechanical and/or control systems

  • Experience with SAP and Kronos is an asset

  • Proficient computer skills (MS Office Suite)