Why work for Lafarge?:
As the global leader in innovative and sustainable building materials, we’re committed to shaping a greener, smarter and healthier world. At Lafarge Canada Inc., safety comes first, collaboration matters and diversity is celebrated with people who share our desire to continually make our materials better.
Do you have the drive, the skills, and the passion to join us?
Wells / Lafarge Construction is proud to provide construction solutions in the buildings, infrastructure and industrial segments. We take personal growth and development to heart, and provide 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, Wells Construction demonstrates our care for people. If you want to work in an environment that values hard work, entrepreneurship, and collaborative teamwork, Wells Construction is for you.
Lafarge Construction provides Construction services in the City of Edmonton and surrounding areas. Wells Construction is based in Edmonton, AB and is currently seeking a seasonal, full-time Paving Foreman/Foreperson.
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Ensure all work complies with Safety and Environment issues with Safety being a priority
Lead and direct people, equipment and resources
Conduct hazard assessments, tailgate meetings, and all other required documentation
Ability to read blueprints, track and report daily job productions, job coding
Maintain company image
Ability to training and lead by example as well as delegate roles and responsibilities on crew
Ability to adhere to company policies and safety practices
Have extensive knowledge in paving practices and procedures and overall construction practices
Ability to order materials and measure for the appropriate quantities as per approved drawings
Proficient and competent in heavy construction equipment
Able to deal with difficult situations and resolve issues between co-workers, team mates, etc.
Able to utilize resources and crew members efficiently
The successful applicant will possess the following:
Class 5 driver’s license
2 years foreman experience (Asphalt), or 5+ years experience as lead hand, sub foreman
Must be willing to work overtime and in all weather conditions
Mandatory drug and alcohol screening
In addition to the above, the successful candidate will be expected to exercise sound judgment, work safely and communicate effectively in a team. This position is physically demanding and requires crouching, bending, lifting, and kneeling. As such, clearance on a pre-employment medical is required. The successful candidate will have a proven record of following safe work procedures and be able to complete field risk assessments.
Clearance on a pre-employment Drug & Alcohol test is also required.
As we are reinventing the way the world builds, we need world-class talent to join our Lafarge Canada team: people who are passionate, driven by curiosity and keen to grow, learn, develop and thrive in our high-performance culture.
Whatever you do, you will make a difference here. Because we know that your passion and curiosity are the natural resources the world needs.
See more opportunities at www.lafarge.ca/careers.
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.
Pre-employment medical including drug & alcohol testing and a criminal record check may be required.