Lehigh Hanson Production Supervisor in Delta, British Columbia

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Line Of Business: Cement Operations

Department: Production

Primary Location: Delta-BC

Job Posting:

Lehigh Cement is seeking a qualified Production Supervisor. This position will reside at the cement plant in Delta, BC.

Reporting to the Production Manager, the Production Supervisor is responsible for supervising personnel and all aspects of the manufacturing process according to operating principles, company policies and procedures.

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, the global market leader in aggregates with leading positions in cement, concrete and other downstream activities. Following the acquisition of Italcementi, the company employs some 63,000 people at more than 3,000 locations in around 60 countries.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES and TASKS

  • Supervise and direct hourly personnel.

  • Ensure compliance with safety regulations and company safety policies.

  • Ensure compliance with environmental regulations and policies.

  • Supervise all aspects of the cement and clinker manufacturing processes.

  • Ensure production goals are met.

  • Properly administer all plant policies and adhere to conditions of the collective bargaining agreement.

  • Work with the plant laboratory to meet product specifications.

  • Diagnose delays in operations and takes appropriate actions to restore correct operating procedures.

  • Ensure timely call-out of required personnel.

  • Coordinate repair work with maintenance and/or electrical personnel.

  • Maintain plant records and logs.

  • Conduct safety and training meetings.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum high school education required, preferably a college degree, in Engineering or Sciences.

  • Cement plant operating experience strongly preferred.

  • Ability to communicate effectively and interact as a team member.

  • Good supervisory, leadership and motivational skills.

  • Working knowledge and technical understanding of cement manufacturing process and equipment.

  • Problem solving and analytical skills.

  • Ability to make timely and critical decisions and deal with multiple tasks.

  • Kiln Burning experience preferred.

  • Proficient in use of mechanical, electrical and diagnostic skills.

BENEFITS & COMPENSATION

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.

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in Canada on a full-time basis.

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