LafargeHolcim

  • Temporary Terminal Assistant, Edmonton

    Job Locations CA-AB-Edmonton
    Requisition ID
    2018-4534
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Operations
    Product Line
    Cement
  • 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 www.lafarge-na.com/careers.

     

    Overview

    LAFARGE CANADA INC., a leading manufacturer and supplier of quality products for the construction industry, has immediate opportunities at our Edmonton Cement Terminal for a Seasonal Terminal Assistant in a unionized environment.

    Responsibilities

     

    • Operating pneumatic equipment producing cement blends
    • Daily operation of forklifts up to 5000 lb capacity
    • Maintains the cleanliness of the terminal and equipment.
    • Adheres to all company safety rules and performs all duties in a safe, approved manner.
    • Incumbent must be able to work overtime and willing to work shift work when required.
    Relationship with Other Jobs:
    • Reports to the Terminal Manager

    Qualifications

    Qualification Profile:

    Education: 

    • High school graduate or G.E.D. equivalent
    • Experience working at a cement distribution plant is a definite asset but not required

    Experience and Skill Set:

    • Fork Lift Certification
    • Possess a valid driver’s license
    • Flexible worker and self-starter
    • Capacity to work as part of a team and independently
    • Reliable and dependable
    • Mechanical aptitude
    • Ability to multi-task and meet timings and deadlines
    • Basic computer skills.
    • Ability to stand for long periods, sitting, bending, lifting, twisting and climbing.
    • Ability to work in enclosed or confined spaces, work around moving equipment and machinery and physically able to lift up to 50 lb.
    • Must be courteous, professional, safe, and have a positive attitude while working with customers, fellow employees and the general public. Must be a “Team Player."

     

    LafargeHolcim

    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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