Logistics Field Support Supervisor

Job Locations CA-AB-Calgary
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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 .


The objective of this position is to orientate/register all subcontract haulers and ensure the hauling companies and drivers are following all safe work practices and procedures. In this role, you will take responsibility for the education, maintaining of all hauler records, performance, safety and environmental compliance and will assist with developing ongoing efficiencies within our group(s).


  • Supervision of hauling companies, including orientation and safety blitz’s
  • Registration yearly – WCB, Insurance requirements, safety inspections, drivers license/abstract
  • Carrier profile, Secor/Cor and Master Carrier Agreements
  • Conduct annual hauler safety orientation classes. Designing and presenting new materials, reviewing all incidents in previous year.
  • Conduct ongoing reviews with hauling companies to ensure that all paperwork is up to date
  • Promote safety awareness and environmental compliance. Ensure all haulers are instructed in and practice, safety and environmental procedures and safe work practices and recommendations required to do their jobs in a safe and cost effective manner. Be pro-active and investigate all safety and environmental incidents and report accordingly.
  • Attend pre-job meetings and preview and analyze job site requirements. Perform pre-job inspections looking for accessibility, delivery problems, truck configurations, and safety concerns as required by dispatch and/or sales.
  • Assist in promoting positive customer & public relations by investigating all hauler related complaints from the public, customers and staff. Complete all necessary reports, make recommendations as appropriate.
  • Track and monitor all current training programs, revise and modify as required
  • Understand DOT requirements, work closely with DOT to support Alberta legislation on gravel hauling.
  • Understand all legal GVW requirements and truck configurations
  • Commercial Excellence – Understand customers, products, and business requirements. Establish effective relationships – based on quality products, services and convenience.
  • Identify and understand current and unmet needs of a customer and translate into a sales opportunity
  • Participate in formulation of sales and marketing strategies utilizing proper configurations to maximize cost effectiveness.
  • Supervision of sale staff, including interviewing & selection, managing performance, discipline, in consultation with Customer Service Logistics Manager.
  • Train all new scale staff. Set up all necessary testing when applicable.
  • Attend tailgates and safety meetings and check scale inspections, follow up as needed.

Relationships with other jobs:

  • Work closely with dispatch group for job requirements, truck types
  • Work closely with the sales teams
  • Work closely with plant operators, foreman and internal groups


  • Strong communications skills – verbal and active listening
  • Customer focused
  • Ability to multitask, set priorities, manage time effectively and share product/customer knowledge
  • Knowledge of truck types and weight capacities
  • Knowledge of the Calgary Area roadways, roadbans and surrounding areas.
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to learn quickly while maintaining set standards
  • Ability to see the day play out – strong aptitude for strategy
  • Develop creative solutions with limited resources (breakdowns, plant issues, etc.)
  • Team player


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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