• Shipping Loader Operator

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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 .



    As a member of the Mosport site team, the loader operator will execute the daily tasks of operating and maintaining the loader in accordance with Lafarge’s Best Practices and Policies as well as perform all administration related to the equipments operation.


    • Safety: Promote safety culture through engagement with employees, JHSC, subcontractors and suppliers, implementation and maintenance of local and regional initiatives with an objective of “zero” safety incidents. Promote safety policies, processes and review procedures to ensure that site meets or exceeds all Lafarge and Regulatory guidelines. Ensure that plant and surrounding site is kept safe, presentable, and functional.
    • Shipping: Load highway trucks with the correct amount and type of material as per the driver or scale master. Ensure that material shipped is free of frozen lumps and contamination. Manage stockpiles safety with respect to frozen lumps and frozen stockpile faces.
    • Production: Load mobile screening plant to ensure daily production targets are met. Aid in repairs to mobile plant as necessary.
    • Environmental Management: Ensure that site meets or exceeds all Lafarge and Regulatory guidelines.
    • Equipment: Ensure assigned equipment is operated and maintained to original equipment manufacturer specifications and industry best practices.
    • Maintenance: Perform daily inspections as part of our preventative maintenance program. Maintain site orderliness by ensuring access and travel ways are clear and sufficiently bermed.
    • Snow Removal: Arrive earlier than usual shift time if snow removal and site maintenance is required. This would include but not limited to plowing snow from the main roads, plowing snow leading to the stockpiles, spreading sand along the main roads, and preparing the stockpiles for shipping.
    • Other: Perform other duties as assigned to assist in the efficient operation of the plant and site.


    This position is for day shift (Approximately 5:45 am to 5:00 pm)


    Relationships with Others Jobs

    • Reports to the Plant Foreman
    • This position requires extensive liaison with the 3rd party trucks operators and Weigh master


    Specific Accountabilities:

    • Safety: Near Miss and HI process, MVA’s, FA’s, MI’s, LTI’s, Daily Safety Huddles, Risk Assessments.
    • Maintenance: daily and annual inspection process, Prioritize deficiencies as they occur.


    Education & Work Experience:

    • Canadian secondary school diploma or equivalent
    • Industrial plant operation experience an asset
    • Heavy equipment operation experience an asset


    Knowledge & Skills:

    • Specific mobile equipment training
    • Specific Module surface miner training
    • 980 Operating Training Course (Toromont)
    • Mechanical aptitude
    • Computer literacy an asset


    Safety Profile:

    • First Aid
    • Surface Miner
    • LOTOTO


    Job-Specific Competency Profile (Lominger):

    • Action oriented
    • Delegation                                          
    • Organizing
    • Listening
    • Priority setting
    • Problem solving                                  
    • Time Management


    Why work for us?


    Working for Lafarge offers a wide variety of career opportunities that utilize your abilities and skills to contribute to a better world. In addition to local and global developmental opportunities, we provide employees with competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits plan, a health & wellness program with financial incentives, an extensive global e-learning platform and much more!  More information can be found at:

    We thank you for your interest.  Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  Lafarge is committed to the principles of employment equity and encourages the applications from women, visible minorities, and persons with disabilities.



    Lafarge Canada Inc. welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. In Ontario, our organization/business is committed to fulfilling our requirements under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.


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