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  • Project Manager

    Job Locations CA-AB-Edmonton
    Requisition ID
    2018-5768
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Project Management
    Product Line
    Canada - Concrete Products
    Travel
    15%
  • 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.ca/en/careers .

     

    Overview

    Reporting to the Commercial Manager, this position will be responsible for estimating and pricing of tendered and negotiated projects including the project management of all acquired concrete pipe or drainage projects.  Regularly liaises with customers to maintain and build new relationship alongside the commercial team.

    Responsibilities

    • Prepare detailed quantity take-offs and sales quotations
    • Provide day-to-day sales and customer service support in the application of concrete pipe or drainage products
    • Follow up on project bids, gather price feedback and track bid results
    • Research potential upcoming projects and obtain drawings and specifications for projects
    • Project manage acquired projects by 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
    • Point of contact between the customer and production staff
    • Ensure all safety requirements of the operations are met, and promote Lafarge's safety culture
    • Strengthen relationships with existing and new customers
    • Work closely with engineering, QC and operation departments to understand the project execution strategy
    • Market and provide customers solutions using drainage products
    • Assist customers with product installation instructions
    • Run and maintain reports as required
    • Other duties as assigned

    Qualifications

    Education: 

    • Post-secondary diploma or degree in construction, engineering or architectural technology. Equivalent combination of education and work experience may be considered.

    Experience and Skill Set:

    • Minimum 3 years of experience in estimating, project management or construction
    • Holds or working towards a CET or P.Eng designation
    • Working knowledge of estimating practices and procedures
    • Sound working knowledge in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel and Powerpoint
    • Knowledge of construction drawings and documents would be considered an asset
    • Experience with SAP would be considered an asset

    LafargeHolcim

    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:

    www.lafarge.ca

    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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