LafargeHolcim - HQ

Logistics Supervisor

Job Locations CA-AB-Edmonton
Requisition ID
2020-9114
# of Openings
1
Category
Logistics
Product Line
Canada - Concrete Products

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

The Logistics Supervisor is responsible for providing support to the Edmonton Pipe Operation including; dispatch, general assistance to Sales, accounting and invoice reconciliation assistance and office support.

 

Reporting to the Sales Manager of the Edmonton Pipe Operation.  Work closely with the Sales and Engineering team, Production team and Admin. Assistant.

Responsibilities

  • Process sales orders – scheduling trucks and coordinating with customers
  • Liaise with Project Managers daily, in regards to product requirement for customer’s projects and assist in providing scheduled solutions based on customers’ needs
  • Coordinate yard-staff (forklift operators) to organize yard in effective manner and fulfill customer orders
  • Monitor stock of 3rd-party items (gaskets, aluminum steps)
  • Work with hired trucking companies to make sure logistic requirements are met. Deal with issues as they come up (wait time, drivers, tie-down methods)
  • Enter returned goods, culls & shipping into inventory management spreadsheet
  • Assist small-volume (misc) customers with pricing, taking and processing orders
  • Answer incoming calls
  • Assist with inventory control
  • Process bills-of-lading from previous days’ shipments
  • Manage and solve customer complaints and issues as it relates to shipping & inventory
  • Coordinate with other Lafarge Pipe operations to balance inventory, formwork and source product
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Education:

  • High School diploma required

Experience:

  • Proficiency with MS Office and Google Docs
  • Knowledge of concrete pipe and manhole products
  • Experience with SAP
  • Easily able to deal effectively with customer complaints in a professional manner
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Able to establish and maintain effective working relations with other staff, truckers and customers
  • Able to work under pressure with fluid deadlines and changing circumstances
  • Self-starter, willing to do work outside job description as required
  • High level of time management and task prioritization skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication and teamwork/interpersonal skills

Pre-employment medical including drug & alcohol testing and a criminal record check may be required.

LafargeHolcim

 

 

Through LafargeHolcim’s 2030 Plan, Lafarge is committed to providing solutions using sustainable manufacturing practices and improving the environment in and around its operations. The company has a sixty year history in Canada and works continually to reduce carbon dioxide emissions, restore wetlands for native plants and animals, and identify waste materials that can be recycled and used in our operations.

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