Lehigh Hanson Production Superintendent Saskatoon Aggregates in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Line Of Business: Aggregates
Primary Location: Saskatoon-SK
WE GIVE DOWN-TO-EARTH A WHOLE NEW MEANING
We’re Lehigh Hanson. Our products build cities and towns, including stadiums that hold thousands of fans, and bridges that support millions of vehicles. We have thousands of employees across hundreds of locations in the U.S. and Canada, making us North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready-mixed concrete, asphalt, and related construction materials.
We might be a big company, but we appreciate and encourage our people to share their ideas and help shape our future. We want every one of our people to play an active role in growing our business. With our diverse product lines and locations across North America, there are opportunities to explore different roles and work on a variety of exciting and interesting projects.
We’re a tight-knit team. While we strive to be the best, we do it with an attitude that is humble, accessible and down-to-earth. We don’t ask you to “fit in” to our culture. We invite you to add to it.
The Role and the Company
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.
The Production Supervisor role is based in Saskatoon and reports directly to the Operations Manager.
What you’ll get to do:
Plan and schedule plant production to maximize productivity and optimize the utilization of manpower, resources, and equipment at various aggregates sites around the Saskatoon area.
Supervise and direct production crews, providing ongoing coaching and feedback, as well as daily, weekly, and annual performance objectives
Report daily production and track KPI’s of plant performance
Ensure material production meets quality control standards
Assist in accessing and optimizing the usage of existing reserves
Schedule plant and mobile repair and maintenance internally and with outside vendors
Ensure proper staffing levels are kept for the efficiency of the plant at all times
Promote safe work habits and provide safe working conditions– lead daily tailgate meetings, ensure job tasks are completed as per job procedures, and demonstrate leadership towards all company safety policies
Responsible for the management of all vendors and sub-contractors to the sites
Essential Experience and Skills:
5 years of work experience in aggregate production or at least 3 years of supervisory experience in a related industry
Excellent leadership skills with the ability to communicate clearly, concisely, and respectfully
Composure, and the ability to professionally present information to, and respond to questions from others
Ability, desire, and motivation that align with the work environment, fluctuating shift schedules, extended periods of time moving back and forth to all areas of the plant, and occasionally lift heavy objects and work in awkward/confined spaces
Preferred Experience and Skills:
Working knowledge of aggregate production equipment and processes
Analytical abilities and comfort with using data and objective information for making decisions
Project team experience
Union and non-union environments
Capability and desire to become a plant manager in the future
Role operates in a manufacturing environment with moving mechanical equipment, inclement weather, heat, humidity, elevated noise levels, and dusty conditions.
What we have to offer:
Competitive base salary and participation in our annual incentive plan
Highly competitive benefits and defined contribution pension plan