• Warehouse Supervisor

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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 Warehouse Supervisor is responsible for inventory stock control, order, requisitioning, receiving, maintaining good housekeeping and a safe working environment in compliance with all regulations at Texada Quarry.



    Health and Safety:  

    • Ensuring proper equipment is available and maintained for jobs including all PPE
    • Maintaining site safety kits ie. Spill kits, first aid kits, eye washes, etc
    • Adhere to Lafarge and regulatory safety policies
    • Compliance with first aid and fire safety protocols
    • Compliance with all BC Ferries, DOT and WHMIS regulations in handling, packaging and transportation of all materials
    • Ensuring safe working conditions in all warehouse areas

    Financial Management: 

    • Source out best product at lowest price – attempt to get same price from preferred vendors
    • Support local management in controlling costs
    • Return obsolete parts to vendors for credit or find customers to purchase

    Operations Management

    • Interact with direct managers to develop best practices and processes to ensure continuous smooth running of operation at best costs
    • Ensure all components for a given job are assembled and available before equipment is taken out of service

    Environment, Land & Community Relations: 

    • Encourage compliance with recycling protocols
    • Insist upon proper handling of all hazardous materials including disposal
    • Ensure all regulations for the handling and storage of hazardous materials are met at all times by all personnel
    • Represent the company in the best possible light at all times to the public

    People Management:

    • Lead by example with emphasis on safety and respect for company assets
    • Works closely on a daily bases with the entire Management team on all purchases and inventory control
    • Support the hourly employees on needs of all part inquiries


    • Warehouses, cold storage, outdoor storage, hose room


    Specific  Accountabilities:

    • Safety: Near Miss process, MVA’s, FA’s, MI’s, LTI’s
    • P2P/EM: PO Requistioner, PO Receiver, Part Labeling,  Distribution and Dispersal of all material entering and leaving warehouse
    • PCard Purchasing directed to work orders or shop supplies for other managers
    • Stock Control
    • Parts Inquiry and Supplier Contact
    • Weekly Coverall Cleaning/Shipping
    • Shipping Control
    • Hose Room Support
    • Environmental Recycling
    • Maintain Spill Kit, First Aid and Fire Safety Maintenance
    • Inventory control, especially return of obsolete stock for credit
    • Comply with all WHMIS regulations
    • Physical Inventory counts of high turnover consumables on a regular basis



    • Grade 12 Diploma
    • A minimum of two years experience working in warehouse/inventory/purchasing
    • Able to attain a Warehouse Industrial Tradesman Certification 

    Experience and Skill Set:

    • Proficiency with various computer applications is a definite asset
    • Good Written & Verbal Communications
    • Good time management, self-directed, can attend to a broad range of activities
    • Excellent problem solving skills
    • Strong communication and negotiation skills
    • Good knowledge of stationary and mobile mine equipment
    • Ability to foster and grow a strong safety culture
    • Independent thinker
    • High capacity of working under pressure and stress


    • Action Oriented
    • Listening
    • Process Management
    • Organizing
    • Time Management
    • Drive for Results
    • Priority Setting
    • Written Communications
    • Conflict Management
    • Motivating Others
    • Listening
    • Composure


    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.


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