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Lehigh Hanson Shipping Supervisor - Inland Aggregates in Villeneuve, Alberta

AutoReqId: 11759BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Distribution

Primary Location: Villeneuve-AB

Job Posting:

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 Shipping Supervisor role is based in Villeneuve, Alberta at the Inland Aggregates location and reports directly to the Production Superintendent.

What you’ll get to do:

  • Direct shipping efforts in the most cost-efficient manner to maximize the utilization of the department’s fixed and mobile equipment

  • High focus on department safety; coordination and responsibility of the shipping department safety program

  • Supervision and coordination of all shipping loader operators at multiple shipping locations

  • Supervision of aggregate depot locations, including proper staffing levels, and inventory tracking

  • Supervision support for production employees

  • Work with customer service department to ensure proper coordination of scale employees and scale functions

  • Drive optimization and continuous improvement of truck loading, scaling, ticketing and production streams

  • Follow all company policies and safety procedures

  • Ensure product inventory control measures

  • Ensure accuracy in sales reporting

  • Ensure shipping department has a high percentage of availability at all times

  • Maintain customer focus while helping to manage customer relationships including problem resolution, product advice and delivery options

  • Set up of new sites including procurement of equipment including scales, buildings, networks and phones

  • Field contact for administering haul road agreements (graders, dust control, hours of operation etc.) Essential Experience and Skills

  • High School Diploma or equivalent, College Degree or equivalent work experience

  • Minimum of five years of related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Technology driven and tech savvy, experience and proficiency in Microsoft Office Excel, Word, and JWS

  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public

  • Ability to communicate clear and concise instructions in a professional manner

  • Self-starter with high energy to drive positive results Work Environment 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 At Lehigh Hanson, we believe our employees play a key role in the company’s success and future growth. Lehigh Hanson’s comprehensive package of compensation and benefit programs reflect this belief. We strive to develop competitive pay programs that will attract, motivate, retain and reward employees.