Flatwork Supervisor

Job Locations CA-AB-Calgary
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Product Line
Canada - Concrete Products

Why work for Lafarge?

Lafarge in Canada is proud to provide construction solutions in the buildings, infrastructure and industrial segments. These solutions are built with high performance products from our cement, aggregates, ready-mix concrete, asphalt and road construction, and concrete products divisions.  From the use of alternative materials and recycling to renewable energy, Lafarge's focus is to develop innovative products that can contribute toward sustainably constructed building solutions.  Lafarge takes   personal growth and development to heart, and provides resources for our employees to take control of their own careers. Through our commitment to communities, to the health and safety of our employees and their families, or through the many volunteer hours of our employees, Lafarge demonstrates our care for people. If you want to work in an environment that values hard work, entrepreneurship, and collaborative teamwork, Lafarge is for you. Building Better Cities is what we do. Come Build a Better Career with us!  More information can be found at



Lafarge has an immediate opening for an experiencedFlatwork Supervisor at our Foothills Ready Mix and Construction team in Calgary.




Reporting to the Flatwork Superintendent, your responsibilities will include:

  • Leading by example in implementation and maintenance of the company safety policies.
  • Facilitate regular safety meetings and conduct near miss and incident investigations.
  • Abiding by the Health & Safety program to ensure the safety of employees and compliance of contractors and subcontractors.
  • Ensuring both safety and environmental regulations are met or exceeded.
  • Implementing total quality principals with the same high regard to safety.
  • Responsible for a residential quadrant and manage subcontractors to complete basement floors, garages and driveways.
  • Coaching, training and developing new employees and subcontractors.
  • Work with of all residential concrete operations, including but not limited to: sales, estimating, pump and place, flatwork prep and place, warranty and service.
  • Scheduling subcontractors and raw materials.
  • Efficient use of labor, equipment and materials allocated to each project.
  • Working with the estimator, provide continuous review of all costs compared to revenue to ensure targets are met.
  • Preparing progress reports for projects.
  • Dealing directly with customers and the general public.


 Qualification Profile

Education & Experience

  • Journeyman Concrete Finisher or the equivalent of education and experience with 5 to 10 years of relevant work experience preferably at a supervisory level.


  • Strong Technical knowledge of residential construction.   
  • Strong organizational and planning skills.
  • Dedicated, reliable and always willing to learn and grow the business.
  • Can work well independently, satisfying Lafarge’s best interest.
  • Excellent leadership, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Excellent conflict resolution skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage and influence human behavior in a large organization.


Pre-employment medical including drug & alcohol testing and a criminal record check may be required.

As the world leader in the building materials industry, LafargeHolcim Ltd and its subsidiaries have the assets necessary to meet the building and design challenges of today’s increasing urbanization.  Globally, LafargeHolcim has 115,000 employees, a well-balanced local presence in 90 countries and combined net sales of CHF 33 billion (EUR 27 billion) in 2014. With the most innovative cement, concrete, and aggregates solutions, strong R&D and a commitment to health, safety, and sustainability, LafargeHolcim has the building solutions to meet customers’ needs, from the individual homebuilder to the largest and most complex project.  We are committed to drive sustainable solutions for better building and infrastructure while contributing to a higher quality of life.  We are positioned to deliver on this commitment.



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