Swing Batcher
Innocon Inc.
Toronto, ON

Position Summary:

Ensure the organized and efficient operation of all yards in a relief capacity to regular Plant Management / Batchers. To support Quality Control through onsite support and / or testing in the yard.

Responsibilities:

Safety Culture:

  • Promotes safety culture through engagement with employees, JHSC and subcontractors with an objective of “zero” safety incidents.
  • Administer, promote and review safety policies, processes and procedures to maintain relevance while ensuring the site meets or exceeds all Innocon and Regulatory guidelines.

Operations:

  • Relief batching of ready-mix concrete at all plants.
  • Testing of concrete in the yard and / or on site.
  • Supervision and direction of yard employees in all aspects of operating the yards.
  • Ordering of all raw materials for the production of concrete.
  • Ensure accurate batching of concrete from the plant.
  • Ensure Quality Assurance procedures are carried out in accordance with Quality Assurance Manual.
  • Order and ensure all supplies related to the operation of the yards are available.
  • Ensure that all reporting is completed according to required deadlines. (Material receiving logs, C.O.D Procedures, inventory reporting etc.)
  • Operate in accordance with Health and Safety policies.
  • Ensure daily and monthly plant inspections are carried out
  • Ensure plant operation in accordance with established company guidelines, programs and procedures.
  • Notify Maintenance Department of plant breakdowns and potential problems.Consumption Tracking:

Relationships with Others Functions:

  • Reports to the Operations Manager
  • Works closely with Area Finance to ensure costs are budgeted, forecasted accurately
  • Works closely with other Plant Staff, Maintenance, Distribution, Quality, and Area Safety Staff

Specific Accountabilities:

  • Efficient plant and yard operation
  • Quality of product from plant
  • Customer satisfaction and service as it relates to plant operation
  • Daily plant operation and performance

Dimensions:

  • 11 Possible Plants in the GTA, capacity varies from 50,000 250,000 m3
  • Premix plants, Dry Batch plants
  • Command Batch
  • 11 Different plant configurations and operations
  • Plant Loader Operators
  • 1 Yardman / Loader Operator where required
  • On-site aggregate depots at 3 plants

Qualification Profile:

Education/Work Experience:

The incumbent should possess good written and verbal communication skills, Computer Skills, well developed supervisory and organization skills with a technical background including concrete technology, or a minimum of 5 years’ experience in the industry is preferred.

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Excellent organizational and planning skills, process-oriented
  • Strong analytical skills, research, problem solving and decision making
  • Proficiency with various computer applications is a definite asset
  • Good time management, self-directed, uses time wisely, can attend to a broad range of activities

Job-Specific Competency Profile (Lominger):

  • Action oriented
  • Dealing with ambiguity
  • Motivating others
  • Drive for results
  • Conflict Management
  • Intellectual Horsepower
  • Customer Focus
  • Problem solving
  • Process Management
  • Time Management
  • Written Communications
  • Innovation Management
  • Organization

Job Type: Contract

Experience:

  • Industry: 3 years (Required)
  • Concrete: 3 years (Required)

Language:

  • English (Required)