Lehigh Hanson Project and Distribution Coordinator in Vancouver, British Columbia
Line Of Business: Pipe
Primary Location: Vancouver-BC
Ocean Pipe a division of Lehigh Hanson Materials Limited is seeking a qualified Project and Distribution Coordinator.
This position is responsible for providing quotations based on customer specifications, coordinating projects, and providing sales support and arranging delivery of products to job sites. It is a combination of “Project Coordinator” and “Distribution Coordinator” – two roles we have already defined in our Pipe business. This role in particular will be approximately 40% Project and 60% Distribution.
This opportunity is perfect for the professional who is looking to grow their career with an industry leader. While focusing on servicing existing and prospective customers, you will begin your career with a proven leader in the pipe and construction materials industry.
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
Project coordination including takeoffs, preparing shop drawings, working with production. Prepare detailed quotations from takeoff information.Review supply contracts and specifications to ensure they are within our production capabilities.
Provide customer service to walk in customers and phone in orders. Provide technical knowledge in the application of Pipe products to customers.
Proactively follow the process form order to delivery with focus on effective delivery scheduling.
Support the achievement of call rate and sales targets in coordination with the sales force, to develop maximum potential sales for the company’s products.
Arrange delivery of products to job sites. Maintain transportation cost tracking system.Maintain good communication with customers and drivers.
Working level knowledge with concrete pipe products including field applications and design requirements.
Working knowledge of governing design and construction specifications.
Strong analytical and computer skills, including Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, and industry design aids.
Excellent communication, problem solving, decision making, and interpersonal skills.
Second language is an asset.
2 to 4 years of related experience.
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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