Job Information

Lehigh Hanson Maintenance Supervisor - Lehigh Cement Plant in Edmonton, Alberta

AutoReqId: 13744BR

Line Of Business: Cement Operations

Department: Maintenance

Primary Location: Edmonton-AB

Pay Class: Salaried Exempt

Job Posting:

Are you a Millwright by trade? Apply TODAY for the Maintenance Supervisor - Lehigh Edmonton Cement Plant!

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 Maintenance Supervisor role is based in Edmonton, Alberta and reports directly to the Maintenance Manager.

Essential Experience and Skills

  • Journeyperson in Millwright trade or equivalent demonstrated experience combined with related post-secondary education

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in cement manufacturing or heavy industrial environment

  • Supervisory experience required, preferably in a unionized environment

  • Demonstrated expertise in the areas of preventative and predictive maintenance programs, project management and the inspection, repair and installation of equipment

  • Demonstrated experience in leadership and project management, problem solving, strategic thinking and decision making

  • Knowledge of safe work practices and safety regulations

  • Proficient with SAP, MS Office and strong computer skills

What we have to offer

  • Competitive base salary

  • Highly competitive benefits programs

  • Retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions up to 6%

  • Free on site parking

  • Employee referral program

  • Wellness Challenges

  • Service Awards

  • Employee family tuition awards

What you’ll get to do

  • Oversee the work performed by maintenance crews and outside contractors 

  • Manage urgent equipment issues 

  • Coordinate with the Maintenance department by communicating anticipated jobs

  • Help develop work schedules, equipment usage schedules, and prioritization of mechanical expenditures and procedures

  • Prepare material and labor estimates to develop project cost estimates and plant budgets

  • Monitor the acquisition and use of materials to meet productivity and budgetary goals

  • Maintain time, work order, material, equipment and other mechanical shop records

  • Determine appropriate training for employees by evaluating their skills, abilities, safety practices and behavior to maintain the necessary skills to perform their jobs 

  • Plan the schedules of the staff including assigning work and overtime as required 

  • Participate in the implementation of plant projects 

  • Ensure the application of the plant’s rules of conduct, policies, and health & safety protocols during maintenance procedures to minimize injuries and lost time incidents 

  • Motivation, ability, and willingness to provide ongoing maintenance support for all shifts by participating in the on-call program, which can involve after hours and weekend on-site supervision in order to properly resolve the issue

  • Ensure that Maintenance department tools and equipment are in good working condition and that adequate stocks of consumables are maintained to allow maintenance activities to occur as scheduled

  • Proactively manage safety and health of employees to continuously improve the company’s safety and health performance.

Work Environment

  • Role operates in a manufacturing environment with moving mechanical equipment, inclement weather, heat, humidity, elevated noise levels, and dusty conditions

  • Our pre-employment process includes: reference checks, a medical including drug & alcohol testing, and a criminal record and drivers abstract check may be required.