Project Coordinator

Job Locations CA-AB-Edmonton
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Canada - Asphalt, Paving & Construction (A,P,C)

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 primary objective of this position is to provide support to the project management team and coordinate daily construction activities on various projects in the greater Edmonton market.



  • Responsible for all safety and environmental aspects on projects and at worksites. Promote Lafarge’s safety culture.
  • Project management of all contracts either awarded or assigned to the incumbent including attending site meetings, identifying and pricing work extra to the contract, coordinating and scheduling the project with the customer, invoicing, collections, and resolving any disputes involving the customer and any other third parties.
  • Verify contract documents and blueprints for accuracy and project materials.
  • Manage Subcontractors, outline expectations, scheduling information and track productions.
  • Verify job site quantities.
  • Monitor project costs and financial reports. Provide feedback to operations and estimating departments.
  • Direct liaison with customers, consultants and owners. Ensure that client satisfaction has been achieved.
  • Monitoring of the construction market and identifying suitable projects which Lafarge would be interested in bidding
  • Job set-up for all projects estimated and awarded to Lafarge by the incumbent including credit approval, bonding, insurance, W.C.B. clearance, schedules, pre-construction meetings, subcontract agreements, purchase orders, as well as internal job setup for operations and accounting
  • Other tasks as assigned.


Qualification Profile

Educational Background:

  • A diploma or degree in Civil Engineering is preferred, or equivalent experience. A combination of educational background along with skills / experience will be considered. 


  • Project management and field supervisory experience a strong plus. May be required to participate in on-site management of larger projects.
  • Computer literate.
  • Understanding of Microsoft excel, Microsoft project, and Bid2Win estimating software
  • Strong understanding of paving, sub-grade, gravel base course, concrete construction and related subcontractor operations.


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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