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.
Inland Aggregates a division of Lehigh Hanson Materials Limited is looking for a qualified Mine Manager. Reporting to the Area Manager, Southern Alberta;
this position is responsible for managing the operational activities at the Spy Hill operation. This person will partner with the Sales and Customer Service departments to align production, inventory and shipping requirements.
The objective to achieve targeted production requirements while meeting or exceeding cost efficiencies, quality standards, safety and regulatory compliance
Here’s What You’ll Get To Do :
Lead safety and environmental initiatives to enhance company’s position as an industry leader.
Develop goals and objectives using Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for the Calgary operations and execute operational strategies to secure a competitive market position.
Establish positive employee / labour relations, promote teamwork at all levels of the organization and encourage employee development and training.
Develop operating budgets and ensure their successful implementation.
Plan and implement cost reduction measures in the operation. Manage an effective maintenance program.
Assess current aggregate reserves, assist with identifying future aggregates sources and facilitate permitting process.
Negotiate collective agreements and maintain effective labour relations.
Be a resource for regional and CCM teams to assist in sharing best practices throughout the company.
Identify capital projects, assist in the development of AFEs and manage approved projects.
Manage community relations and represent the company to the industry. Maintain involvement in industry associations as a company representative.
Here’s What We Are Looking For :
Bachelor’s degree or technical diploma in Engineering or Business, combined with five to ten years management experience in construction materials operations
Outstanding interpersonal skills and the ability to lead and motivate employees at all levels of the organization
Ability to work in a team environment to generate consensus among peers in customer service and sales
Broad knowledge of aggregates and related products as well as general construction knowledge
Strategic planning and leadership skills combined with an entrepreneurial approach
Customer relations and facilitation skills
Financial experience in the areas of budgeting, capital planning, and measuring KPIs
Resource development experience including property exploration, permitting and reclamation
Demonstrated knowledge of safety, environmental and mining regulations
Proficiency in Microsoft Office and ability to learn new computer software · Excellent oral and written communication skills
Benefits & Compensation :
At Lehigh Hanson, we believe our employees play a key role in the company’s success and future growth. Lehigh Hanson’s comprehensive package of compensation and benefits programs reflect this belief.
We strive to develop competitive pay programs that will attract, motivate, retain and reward employees.