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Batch Plant Operator Lead


This is a Contract position in Outaouais, QC posted August 7, 2017.

The Company and the Role:
Lehigh Hanson is one of the largest construction materials companies in North America with more than 550 active operations in the U.S. and Canada. Our core activities include the production and distribution of cement and aggregates, the two essential raw materials in concrete. Lehigh Hanson companies also produce ready-mixed concrete, asphalt and other concrete products.

Lehigh Hanson is part of the HeidelbergCement Group, a global leader in aggregates, cement, concrete, and other downstream activities. The Group employs over 60,000 people at more than 3,000 locations in 60 countries.

Are you looking for a long term position with a stable company? Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Batch Plant Operator Lead. Reporting to the Ready Mix District Manager, the Batch Plant Operator Lead is responsible for operating and troubleshooting a ready mix batch plant. This position is the perfect opportunity for someone looking to grow their career with an industry leader in the aggregate and cement industry.

This position will reside in Brantford, ON.

What you’ll get to do:

  • Directly supervises all hourly employees working from the assigned Ready Mix plant. This includes ensuring compliance with safe work procedures, cleanliness of yard and facilities, and effectively dealing with employee relations issues.
  • Will accurately proportion cement, aggregates, water, and admixtures in batches to load into ready mix trucks.
  • Will work with Production, Transportation, and Dispatch departments regarding material delivery.
  • Responsible for keeping accurate weight, measure, and billing information to ensure proper crediting to customer.
  • Checks inventory control of raw materials, concrete additives and/or specialized materials and notifies appropriate suppliers of production needs.
  • Responsible for compliance with applicable environmental regulations as it relates to the proper operation of batch plant equipment.
  • Responsible for daily inspection of facilities and will complete maintenance checklist.
  • Will operate a front end loader when needed.

Who we are looking for:

  • 2-4 years of batch plant experience highly preferred
  • Experience working in an aggregates facility preferred.
  • Must have ability to operate Loader and other yard equipment as needed.
  • High school diploma or GED required.

Benefits & Compensation:
We appreciate that candidates have many questions when considering opportunities, so we want to let you know that we offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, which we like to share with candidates a little bit later in the process.

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