The role of Ready Mix Operator is responsible for the primary day-to-day delivery of Ready Mix Concrete to Job Sites (Home Owner and Commercial) This role has a focus on customer relationships, providing great service with a positive attitude to ensure customers receive high-level delivery and Product from Lafarge.
This is a customer-facing role that requires a service-oriented mindset and a professional approach.
As a Ready Mix Driver, you will :
Adhere to all Lafarge safety and Environmental policies and procedures
Maintain equipment by doing daily Pre and Post trip inspections, have a good sense of accountability to keep equipment clean inside and out.
Build and maintain relationships of trust with customers in assigned geography. Own the satisfaction of these customers at all times.
Responsible for consistent and reliable customer service through delivery. Maintain a delivery service that is a positive, hassle-free experience for Lafarge’s customers.
Able to coordinate around the City of Edmonton and surrounding areas, to maintain on-time deliveries.
Maintain strong working relationships with Logistics and Operations teams as well as fellow operators.
Have a flexible schedule. This position may require an individual to work different shifts as well be available most weekends.
Understand traffic rules and regulations in a commercial vehicle and be courteous on the road.
Open minded and a quick learner
Participate in Lafarge Ready Mix Training Program
Able to lift >
Education and Work Experience :
Grade 12 or equivalent
Must have a Class 3Q (Air Brakes) or Class 1 Drivers License. Drivers abstract is required with application submission
Experience in a related field preferred.
Understanding of building materials industry, including product knowledge, an asset.
Job-Specific Skills :
Strong written and verbal communication skillsRelationship-building (External customers and internal Lafarge personnel)High degree of accuracy and attention to detailProblem solving and decision makingAbility to multitask in a fast-paced environmentStrong sense of teamworkCompetencies : Interpersonal savvyCustomer interaction / customer focusAction-oriented / demonstrates drivePriority setting and time managementDealing with ambiguityTrust and credibilityPeer relationships
As part of our dedicated focus on the health and safety of all employees, a pre-employment medical, including drug and alcohol testing and a criminal record check, may be required.