Lehigh Hanson Scale Operator in Vancouver, British Columbia
Line Of Business: Aggregates
Primary Location: Vancouver-BC
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.
Lehigh Hanson Materials Limited is looking for a Scale Operator to work at our depots across the lower mainland. Reporting to the Depot Supervisor, this position will be responsible for operating the truck scales and producing scale tickets for truck drivers, along with various other administrative tasks.
What you will get to do:
Generate scale tickets for loaded vehicles in accordance with established policy
Enter Purchase Orders, addresses, vehicle, customer, and other required information accurately
Prepare end of day reports, pre-authorize credit cards and balance debit/credit purchases
Notify customers coming into the yard of safety hazards or yard policies where applicable
Communicate general product descriptions, availability, and location to customers upon request
Liaise with Loader Operator, Depot Supervisor, Dispatch, Marine Dispatch and Sales Team when necessary regarding any Yard, Barge, Inventory or Customer concerns
Notify Dispatch of material unavailability or any issues regarding orders
Other duties as assigned
Essential Experience and Skills:
Excellent communications skills
Organizational, team work, multi-tasking skills
High School graduate and some post-secondary education
Must be punctual and reliable
Must be able to work day/night shifts
Must be able to work at various plant sites - own transportation is required
Role operates in an office and manufacturing environment with moving mechanical equipment, inclement weather, heat, humidity, elevated noise levels, and dusty conditions.
We are a drug free work environment.
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
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.