Lafarge Canada Inc Fleet Coordinator – 12 Month Contract Temporary in Markham, ON

Lafarge Canada Inc

Branch Markham ON CA

Fleet Coordinator – 12 Month Contract
Markham, ON

Reports to the Customer Service and Logistics Manager – Logistics. Supports the development of and implements communication processes for truck drivers working…

Lafarge , a member of LafargeHolcim, in Eastern Canada is proud to provide construction solutions in aggregates, cement, and ready-mix concrete that contribute to building better cities. Our focus is to develop innovative products that can contribute toward sustainably constructed building solutions with more housing and making them more compact, more durable, more beautiful, and better connected. To improve cities, Lafarge contributes to the construction of cities around the world, from the use of alternative materials and recycling to renewable energy.

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, Lafarge demonstrates our care for people. Building Better Cities is what we do; Building Better Leaders is how we do it. So come Build a Better Career with us!

Fleet Coordinator – 12 Month Contract

Region/Level: ECAN / Central Aggregates
Location: Markham
Supervisor’s Title: CSLM – Logistics
Department: Central, Supply Chain
Date: September 2015

The Fleet Coordinator (FC)’s objective is to achieve zero incidents in the delivery of aggregates by acting as an influencer in the industry on Logistics Safety. The FC proactively builds awareness, ensures compliance and commitment in Logistics Safety with truck drivers, haulers, and Lafarge personnel across the GTA, Simcoe County and Quinte. As the process keeper for safe trucking, the FC is responsible for the administration of the STP to ensure compliance and timely reporting. The FC is responsible for supporting the development and executing the Safe Trucking Program. The FC is to coordinate first response to trucking related incidents on Lafarge and customer sites.


  • Safety: Ensures all aspects of this role are executed in a safe manner. Obeys safety guidelines when on construction sites and Lafarge operations. Coordinates Safe Trucking Program and ensures safety compliance and targets zero incidents. Coordinates the training of haulers on our safety procedures. Proactively identify, propose and develop processes to effectively manage safe trucking, risks, opportunities and issues associated with haulers.
  • Driver Communications & Training: Supports the development of and implements communication processes for truck drivers working for carriers, brokers and as independent owner operators to ensure full understanding.
  • Safe Trucker Program: Working with the Safety Group & the Supply Chain Team, supports the formulation, documentation and implementation of the Safe Trucking Program.
  • Hauler Management: Proactively establish regular contact with major carriers, the core fleet, and preferred independent owner operators to promote awareness and ensure compliance with the Safe Trucker Program.
  • Customer Site Management: Proactively visits customer fixed plant and project sites to observe and report on site conditions for safe unloading. Communicates findings with Territory Managers and Central Dispatch.
  • Incident Response and Investigation: Working with the Safety Group, Plant Managers and/or Territory Managers, responds to safety incidents related to the delivery of aggregates. Conducts incident investigations to determine root cause and propose corrective action.
  • Discipline & Reward System: Assesses and advises Management Team on discipline and reward with haulers on Safe Trucking.
  • Systems, Tools and Processes: Ensures the implementation and maintenance of the Safe Trucker Database. Reports on STP violations, incidents, and compliance.
  • Industry Knowledge & Regulations: Monitors government regulations as it pertains to commercial vehicle operations. Participates in industry associations as a representative of Lafarge and act as an influencer in truck safety standards.

Relationships with Others Jobs:

  • Reports to the Customer Service and Logistics Manager – Logistics
  • Works closely with the Safety Group, Central Dispatch, CSLMs, Territory Managers, Plant Managers

Specific Accountabilities:

  • Safe Trucker Program
  • STP Training (& Compliance)
  • Incident Reporting

Qualification Profile:

Education & Work Experience:

  • Post secondary degree/diploma and 5 years experience within the trucking industry or the equivalent of education and experience

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Strong customer focus
  • Strong Knowledge of Safety Standards
  • Strong knowledge of Commercial Vehicle Regulations
  • Excellent presentation skills – able to clearly present to a variety of audiences
  • Strong administration & data management skills – able to work with spreadsheets and databases
  • Results oriented. Disciplined and process oriented
  • Excellent people skills – able to develop effective working relationships internally and externally
  • Strong work ethic. Strong problem solving and analytical skills

Job-Specific Competency Profile (Lominger):

  • Business Acumen
  • Customer Focus
  • Drive for Results
  • Integrity and trust
  • Interpersonal Savvy
  • Peer Relationship
  • Problem Solving
  • Managing diversity
  • Measuring and Tracking Work
  • Building Effective Teams
  • Managing Through Systems
  • Organizational Agility

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 www.lafarge-na.com/careers

We thank you for your interest. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. LafargeHolcim is committed to the principles of employment equity and encourages the applications from women, visible minorities, and persons with disabilities.

Required experience:

  • Trucking: 3 years

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Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Markham, ON, CA
Posted on: 2015-09-24
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