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 .
The primary responsibility is to champion data integrity to ensure an efficient flow of production data through the SAP system to provide uninterrupted supply of product through the system processes. The incumbent will be seen as an “SAP Super User” and “Data Gatekeeper” who will oversee and assist with the administrative workflow, material creation and management of inventory continuities.
Promote safety culture through engagement with employees, JHSC and subcontractors, implementation and management of local and regional initiatives 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 Lafarge and Regulatory guidelines.
Assist the Area management in verifying production by product, maintaining accurate cost and controlling inventory. Validate and match physical inventories, calculate and analyze all productivity and material data. Control and update production diaries for the sites on a daily basis.
Works closely with plant managers/superintendents and clerks to develop analytical and technical skills to improve inventory and production forecasting and management
Ensures systems are in place to effectively and accurately monitor key consumption variable such as energy and fuel. Analyses results to identify opportunities and concerns. Provide consistent and effective reports for operations management
Manage production forecast to balance inventories and sales needs to manage working capital impact.
When discrepancies arise, the Production Analyst works with plant management to close the gaps and make necessary system changes
As required support supply chain with balancing inventory to manage and minimize working capital impact
Support proper procurement of materials ensuring timely delivery and accuracy of requisitions
Support monthly inventory reconciliation to ensure adequate inventory levels and prompt billing of customer
Relationship with Others
Works closely with sales and manufacturing team
Works closely with other plant staff, quality and area safety staff
Promotes safety culture
Ensure daily production and inventory data is up to date in all reports and systems
Support operational functions and performance for the area
Provide key operational data and analysis
Ensure best practices are implemented, utilized and supported
Assist with capital planning and status reporting
Employee reports to the Operations Manager
Employee has zero direct reports
Post-secondary Degree in Engineering or Business or the equivalent of education and experience.
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 written and verbal communications, in both official languages is an asset
Good time management, self-directed, uses time wisely, can attend to a broad range of activities
Why work for us?
Working for Lafarge offers a wide variety of career opportunities that utilize your abilities and skills to contribute to a better world. In addition to local and global developmental opportunities, we provide employees with competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits plan, a health & wellness program with financial incentives, an extensive global e-learning platform and much more! More information can be found at:
We thank you for your interest. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Lafarge is committed to the principles of employment equity and encourages the applications from women, visible minorities, and persons with disabilities.
Lafarge Canada Inc. welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. In Ontario, our organization/business is committed to fulfilling our requirements under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.